artificial intelligence (AI)

Hyundai completes Boston Dynamics acquisition
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artificial intelligence (AI)

Hyundai completes Boston Dynamics acquisition

US robotics company will complement Hyundai's AI expertise
21 Jun 2021
HPE bolsters HPC business with Determined AI acquisition
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mergers and acquisitions

HPE bolsters HPC business with Determined AI acquisition

The four-year-old startup will join the company's high-performance computing business unit
21 Jun 2021
The IT Pro Podcast: When bots go bad
The IT Pro Podcast: When bots go bad
customer experience (CX)

The IT Pro Podcast: When bots go bad

Chatbots may be the future, but they’re no substitute for genuine intelligence
18 Jun 2021
US creates AI data-sharing task force
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artificial intelligence (AI)

US creates AI data-sharing task force

Group will oversee the creation of educational resources for AI
11 Jun 2021
Canadian mounted police broke law with Clearview AI deal
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artificial intelligence (AI)

Canadian mounted police broke law with Clearview AI deal

The use of a facial image database violated the country’s Privacy Act, said Canada’s privacy regulator
11 Jun 2021
ISG and Cognigy partner on automated conversational AI
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artificial intelligence (AI)

ISG and Cognigy partner on automated conversational AI

New partnership will help businesses automate customer and employee conversations via any channel and in any language
10 Jun 2021
US Senate approves bill to counter China tech competition
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Policy & legislation

US Senate approves bill to counter China tech competition

The measures will look to combat competition from China and boost US semiconductor manufacturing
9 Jun 2021
Mythic launches power-sipping AI chip
Mythic 1076 chip
Hardware

Mythic launches power-sipping AI chip

Edge-focused AI chip consumes one-tenth the power of a desktop GPU
8 Jun 2021
Trusted AI 101
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Whitepaper

Trusted AI 101

A guide to building trustworthy and ethical AI systems
8 Jun 2021
The AI-powered supply chain
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Whitepaper

The AI-powered supply chain

Better demand forecasting and operational excellence
8 Jun 2021
IT Pro 20/20: What the EU's new AI rules mean for business
IT Pro 20/20 Issue 17 - What the EU's new AI rules mean for business
IT regulation

IT Pro 20/20: What the EU's new AI rules mean for business

The 17th issue of IT Pro 20/20 considers the effect of new regulations on the IT industry
7 Jun 2021
NSW Police Force is using AI to analyse CCTV footage
Two police officers working on the Insights platform
artificial intelligence (AI)

NSW Police Force is using AI to analyse CCTV footage

The Australian police force expects to migrate its Insights AI/ML platform to Microsoft's Azure cloud
7 Jun 2021
With AI on the rise, is it time to join a union?
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artificial intelligence (AI)

With AI on the rise, is it time to join a union?

Workplace challenges posed by new technology could be answered by very traditional solutions
4 Jun 2021
UK's AI startup scene has grown 600% over past decade
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startups

UK's AI startup scene has grown 600% over past decade

The country's £32.76 billion AI sector brought in £2.41 billion worth of investment in 2020 alone, according to Tech Nation
2 Jun 2021
Is AI making us lazy?
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artificial intelligence (AI)

Is AI making us lazy?

Some believe automation is making us work-shy, but others believe the benefits outweigh the potential risks
29 May 2021
Oncotech launches the first-ever mobile cancer screening tool
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artificial intelligence (AI)

Oncotech launches the first-ever mobile cancer screening tool

Oncotech's real-time cancer diagnostic tool lets you check for cancer right from your smartphone
27 May 2021
Privacy campaigners rally against "illegal" Clearview AI data scraping
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artificial intelligence (AI)

Privacy campaigners rally against "illegal" Clearview AI data scraping

The notorious facial recognition firm claims to have a database of more than three billion images scraped from social media sites
27 May 2021
Nvidia data centre revenues up 79% for Q1
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data centres

Nvidia data centre revenues up 79% for Q1

Increase partly attributed to its 2019 acquisition of Israeli-American datacentre specialists Mellanox
27 May 2021
Nokia unveils the world’s first telecom AI library
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artificial intelligence (AI)

Nokia unveils the world’s first telecom AI library

The library features AI use cases for optimizing network speed, performance, and scalability
26 May 2021
Mindtree acquires AI startup to meet Industry 4.0 demand
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automation

Mindtree acquires AI startup to meet Industry 4.0 demand

The Indian company hopes to reposition its analytical services to cater for new digital transformation projects
21 May 2021
The future of AI in advertising and media
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artificial intelligence (AI)

The future of AI in advertising and media

The online advertising industry is at a critical turning point. Could AI help lead the way?
18 May 2021
AMD Epyc processors will power Singapore’s new supercomputer
An image of the AMD EPYC processor fixed to a machine
high-performance computing (HPC)

AMD Epyc processors will power Singapore’s new supercomputer

The supercomputer is planned to be fully operational by 2022 and will have a performance of 10 petaflops
11 May 2021
'Low-code data' placed front and centre at Appian World 2021
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automation

'Low-code data' placed front and centre at Appian World 2021

CEO Matt Calkins claims low-code data overcomes the last major hurdle of application development
11 May 2021
IBM CodeNet teaches AI to translate programming languages
Close-up of a code editing programme
artificial intelligence (AI)

IBM CodeNet teaches AI to translate programming languages

The expansive dataset is designed to translate 55 languages, including Cobol, Java, C++, and Python
11 May 2021