artificial intelligence (AI)

Rackspace taps Digivante to offer AI-based application testing
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artificial intelligence (AI)

Rackspace taps Digivante to offer AI-based application testing

The partnership is aimed at improving software delivery and reducing test cycle times
13 Jan 2022
AI Standards Hub will help UK businesses improve AI governance
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artificial intelligence (AI)

AI Standards Hub will help UK businesses improve AI governance

The launch of the initiative, led by the Alan Turing Institute, comes as 1.3 million UK businesses are expected to use AI by 2040
12 Jan 2022
LG Electronics joins the IBM Quantum Network
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big data

LG Electronics joins the IBM Quantum Network

The partnership will aid LG in advancing big data, AI, connected cars, IoT, and robotics applications
10 Jan 2022
Hired by machines: Exploring recruitment's machine-driven future
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recruitment

Hired by machines: Exploring recruitment's machine-driven future

As HR begins to incorporate AI, psychometrics, and digital twins, what does this mean for job seekers and businesses alike?
8 Jan 2022
How biased is your app?
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artificial intelligence (AI)

How biased is your app?

Why businesses must spot and fix algorithmic bias in their products, before users, and lawyers, do
4 Jan 2022
IT Pro 20/20: Does the UK stand a chance in the global AI race?
IT Pro 20/20: Does the UK stand a chance in the global AI race?
artificial intelligence (AI)

IT Pro 20/20: Does the UK stand a chance in the global AI race?

Lofty goals and a rich history in computer science may not be enough to stay relevant
21 Dec 2021
Oracle to acquire health records business Cerner in $30 billion deal
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mergers and acquisitions

Oracle to acquire health records business Cerner in $30 billion deal

The deal would become the company's largest acquisition to date
17 Dec 2021
Most UK businesses say data regulations are stifling AI innovation
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artificial intelligence (AI)

Most UK businesses say data regulations are stifling AI innovation

Limited technological capabilities and poor access to data are preventing investment in AI
17 Dec 2021
Google to rollout AI-based security across three UK airports
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artificial intelligence (AI)

Google to rollout AI-based security across three UK airports

Airports in Aberdeen, Glasgow, and Southampton will test a tool designed to make it easier to spot suspicious packages
16 Dec 2021
The many faces of artificial intelligence
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Sponsored

The many faces of artificial intelligence

How AI has made the leap from science fiction to the mainstream
15 Dec 2021
UK workers are least afraid of being replaced by AI
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artificial intelligence (AI)

UK workers are least afraid of being replaced by AI

Only 25% of UK professionals are concerned about their role being automated, compared to the global average of 40%
8 Dec 2021
Facebook hit with $150 billion lawsuit over Myanmar hate speech
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social media

Facebook hit with $150 billion lawsuit over Myanmar hate speech

The tech giant has been accused of failing to prevent disinformation from thriving on its platform
7 Dec 2021
AutoML market revenue set to surpass $14 billion by 2030
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machine learning

AutoML market revenue set to surpass $14 billion by 2030

DataRobot, dotData and H2O.ai are among the market's largest players
6 Dec 2021
Meta picks AWS to help expand its AI services
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cloud computing

Meta picks AWS to help expand its AI services

Two firms will work to improve the open source PyTorch machine learning library
2 Dec 2021
IT Pro 20/20: The problem with diversity in cyber security leadership
IT Pro 20/20: The problem with diversity in cyber security leadership
cyber security

IT Pro 20/20: The problem with diversity in cyber security leadership

Why failing to address a shortage of women in senior roles puts businesses at risk - issue 23 is available to download now
2 Dec 2021
What are the pros and cons of AI?
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machine learning

What are the pros and cons of AI?

We weigh up the benefits and the negatives of the technology that's changing business
30 Nov 2021
Industry "delighted" with UK's 'landmark' anti-bias AI standard
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artificial intelligence (AI)

Industry "delighted" with UK's 'landmark' anti-bias AI standard

The algorithmic transparency standard will now enter a pilot scheme to be scrutinised to a greater degree
30 Nov 2021
Sydney government-funded innovation hub launches quantum arm
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Policy & legislation

Sydney government-funded innovation hub launches quantum arm

This comes after Australia designated quantum technology as a critical technology for the country’s future
29 Nov 2021
How AI-powered tech can improve digital accessibility
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artificial intelligence (AI)

How AI-powered tech can improve digital accessibility

With COVID highlighting the widening digital divide for people with disabilities, can AI come to the rescue?
23 Nov 2021
OpenAI tool previously thought 'too dangerous' for the public goes generally available
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artificial intelligence (AI)

OpenAI tool previously thought 'too dangerous' for the public goes generally available

The natural language processor has previously been found to generate racist and other types of prejudicial content
19 Nov 2021
Saving red squirrels with AI and cloud computing
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cloud computing

Saving red squirrels with AI and cloud computing

Cloud, artificial intelligence, and bioacoustics are being brought together to save this beloved animal of the British countryside
18 Nov 2021
Yext unveils new AI search solutions
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search engine optimization (SEO)

Yext unveils new AI search solutions

New solutions help streamline and modernize the government's digital services
15 Nov 2021
IT Pro News In Review: UK tech sector under threat, BT robotics lab launched, lawsuit against Google blocked
IT Pro News In Review: UK tech sector under threat, BT robotics lab, lawsuit against Google blockedvideo
Careers & training

IT Pro News In Review: UK tech sector under threat, BT robotics lab launched, lawsuit against Google blocked

Catch up on the biggest headlines of the week in just two minutes
12 Nov 2021