artificial intelligence (AI)

AI thought leadership digest
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AI thought leadership digest

Expert outlook on the future of AI
10 Mar 2021
MLOps 101: The foundation for your AI strategy
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MLOps 101: The foundation for your AI strategy

What is MLOps and why do you need an MLOps infrastructure?
10 Mar 2021
How to choose an AI vendor
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How to choose an AI vendor

Five key things to look for in an AI vendor
10 Mar 2021
Realising the benefits of automated machine learning
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Realising the benefits of automated machine learning

How to overcome machine learning obstacles and start reaping the benefits
10 Mar 2021
Microsoft ports free RPA tools to Windows 10 with Power Platform updates
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automation

Microsoft ports free RPA tools to Windows 10 with Power Platform updates

Improvements across Microsoft’s RPA suite aim to boost the firm’s low code ecosystem
3 Mar 2021
US "unprepared" to defend against AI threats
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artificial intelligence (AI)

US "unprepared" to defend against AI threats

A report from the National Security Commission advises the government to increase its AI investment as a matter of urgent national security
2 Mar 2021
Microsoft Azure Percept promises to make edge computing a doddle
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Microsoft Azure

Microsoft Azure Percept promises to make edge computing a doddle

The company hopes to create an edge ecosystem that rivals the success of the Windows operating system
2 Mar 2021
AI should include 'undesirable side effect' warnings, claims PwC
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artificial intelligence (AI)

AI should include 'undesirable side effect' warnings, claims PwC

Maria Luciana Axente says data scientists should respond to an ethical code just like medical practitioners
26 Feb 2021
Don't rely on data scientists to do AI heavy lifting, former IBM exec warns
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artificial intelligence (AI)

Don't rely on data scientists to do AI heavy lifting, former IBM exec warns

Ex-IBM Watson lead Phil Westcott says he has witnessed “a lot of overspending and wasted resources” during his career
25 Feb 2021
IBM reportedly mulls sale of Watson Health business
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mergers and acquisitions

IBM reportedly mulls sale of Watson Health business

The company is thought to be exploring a range of options from a sale to a merger with a 'blank-check' firm
22 Feb 2021
IBM unveils the world’s first quad-core AI accelerator chip
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Hardware

IBM unveils the world’s first quad-core AI accelerator chip

The chip can be scaled for commercial use in hybrid-cloud environments
19 Feb 2021
Don’t listen to Martin Scorsese, the Netflix algorithm is your friend
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Business strategy

Don’t listen to Martin Scorsese, the Netflix algorithm is your friend

While we can’t dispute his stance on the ‘art of cinema’, Scorsese’s criticism of AI is muddled
19 Feb 2021
Petition urges EU regulators to ban biometric mass surveillance
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artificial intelligence (AI)

Petition urges EU regulators to ban biometric mass surveillance

Digital rights advocates say tools such as facial recognition bring 'internet-style omnipresent tracking to the offline world'
17 Feb 2021
Samsung debuts 'industry-first' AI-powered memory
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components

Samsung debuts 'industry-first' AI-powered memory

This architecture combines high-bandwidth memory with AI processing power to boost performance and lower power consumption
17 Feb 2021
Microsoft is building a Teams tool that can tell if you're bored during a video call
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video conferencing

Microsoft is building a Teams tool that can tell if you're bored during a video call

The 'AffectiveSpotflight' is a form of facial recognition that aims to reduce anxiety for video conferencing hosts
12 Feb 2021
The IT Pro Podcast: Has COVID killed the smart city dream?
The IT Pro Podcast: Has COVID killed the smart city dream?
smart city

The IT Pro Podcast: Has COVID killed the smart city dream?

With city centres deserted, the utopian smart city vision may be later than advertised
12 Feb 2021
Volkswagen to tap Azure for self-driving software updates
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software development

Volkswagen to tap Azure for self-driving software updates

The German car giant is hoping to catch up with the likes of Tesla by extending its cloud partnership with Microsoft
11 Feb 2021
Q-CTRL’s new AI toolset allows quantum computers to self-optimize
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high-performance computing (HPC)

Q-CTRL’s new AI toolset allows quantum computers to self-optimize

The toolset runs on Q-CTRL’s flagship BOULDER OPAL software
10 Feb 2021
Why isn’t your AI delivering ROI?
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artificial intelligence (AI)

Why isn’t your AI delivering ROI?

How to bridge the production gap between data and IT
3 Feb 2021
Six reasons to accelerate remote asset monitoring with AI
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Six reasons to accelerate remote asset monitoring with AI

How to optimise resources, increase productivity, and grow profit margins with AI
2 Feb 2021
Tweet of the Living Dead
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artificial intelligence (AI)

Tweet of the Living Dead

Digital transformation of the undead could come back to bite the tech industry
2 Feb 2021
Top 15 tech companies to work for in the US
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Careers & training

Top 15 tech companies to work for in the US

Enjoy your job and earn a great salary with these top-rated tech companies
29 Jan 2021
MIT researchers hail "liquid" algorithm breakthrough
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neural network

MIT researchers hail "liquid" algorithm breakthrough

A set of differential equations at the base of an algorithm could lead to a more adaptable type of machine learning
28 Jan 2021
What to expect from AIOps in 2021
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DevOps

What to expect from AIOps in 2021

Discover how AIOps is evolving and how enterprises can ensure they benefit from the opportunities the technology offers
27 Jan 2021