Scientists to give artificial intelligence human hearing
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Scientists to give artificial intelligence human hearing

Russian scientists have come closer to creating a digital system to process speech in real-life sound environment, for example, when several people talk simultaneously during a conversation. Researchers…

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Achieve hyper profits through hyper-personalization with TUI Group, Wyndham Destinations and Tiber Solutions
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Achieve hyper profits through hyper-personalization with TUI Group, Wyndham Destinations and Tiber Solutions

As expertize around data and technology improve, it is apparent that personalization is becoming more than just a buzzword for the travel industry. From marketing to distribution, data…

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Workplace Robotics and Artificial Intelligence
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Workplace Robotics and Artificial Intelligence

Necessity is the mother of invention. Ever since humankind has started creating new things, the focus of their creation is to help them with the task that they…

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A Stanford-led survey of trends in artificial intelligence finds advances in working with human languages, global reach
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A Stanford-led survey of trends in artificial intelligence finds advances in working with human languages, global reach

For the past two years, a Stanford-led group has surveyed developments in artificial intelligence research to keep track of trends in the fast-paced field. In their second AI Index…

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A Stanford-led survey of trends in artificial intelligence finds advances in working with human languages, global reach
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A Stanford-led survey of trends in artificial intelligence finds advances in working with human languages, global reach

For the past two years, a Stanford-led group has surveyed developments in artificial intelligence research to keep track of trends in the fast-paced field. In their second AI Index…

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Penn Medicine Surgeons Perform World’s First Robotic Bilateral Breast Reconstruction
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Penn Medicine Surgeons Perform World’s First Robotic Bilateral Breast Reconstruction

Robotic surgery. Image credit: University of Pennsylvania A team of surgeons from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania are the first in the world…

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Where the sea meets the sky: improving port security with drones
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Where the sea meets the sky: improving port security with drones

It’s been nearly two decades since global terrorism became an everyday worry. In that time, arms smuggling, drug smuggling, human trafficking and other major crimes have also increasingly…

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NIST Performance Tests for Aerial Response Robots Become National Standard
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NIST Performance Tests for Aerial Response Robots Become National Standard

Performance test methods developed by NIST measure both the system capabilities of aerial emergency response drones and the proficiency of their pilots. The test methods are low-cost and…

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Big data and advanced artificial intelligence techniques used to tackle Alzheimer’s disease
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Big data and advanced artificial intelligence techniques used to tackle Alzheimer’s disease

Sports concussions, Parkinson’s disease and hormone therapy for cancer all can have memory loss as symptoms. But can the biochemical processes of each reveal anything about the memory…

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Eyeing AI
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Eyeing AI

Major advances Ophthalmic instruments are constantly improving and can now generate massive volumes of complex diagnostic images. While the data contained in these images exceeds human analytical capabilities,…

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Are Insurance Companies Maximizing AI’s Impact? Leading Insurance Companies Dissect Strategies for Implementing AI
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Are Insurance Companies Maximizing AI’s Impact? Leading Insurance Companies Dissect Strategies for Implementing AI

Understanding AI is non-negotiable for insurance carriers. Out of the entire spectrum of technology that have the potential to affect the insurance industry, the consensus is growing that…

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Helping the Blind to Navigate
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Helping the Blind to Navigate

Picture yourself going to an unfamiliar supermarket for the first time. If you are a person who can see, you can simply look around to guide yourself and…

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Can AI Make Insurance Claims More Human?
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Can AI Make Insurance Claims More Human?

Senior claims executives from leading insurance companies will participate in a live and free webinar hosted by Insurance Nexus, exploring whether AI can be the solution for efficient,…

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Flying high: Computer graphics researchers make drone navigation easier
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Flying high: Computer graphics researchers make drone navigation easier

Drone operators struggling to fly the multi-propeller device and take pictures simultaneously could soon have a much simpler method to steering flight. Bedrich Benes, a professor of computer…

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AI system may accelerate search for cancer discoveries
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AI system may accelerate search for cancer discoveries

Searching through the mountains of published cancer research could be made easier for scientists, thanks to a new AI system. The system, called LION LBD and developed by computer scientists…

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Healthcare: 5 Digital Trends for 2019 and Beyond
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Healthcare: 5 Digital Trends for 2019 and Beyond

Healthcare is often considered one of the most conservative industries in terms of technical amendments. After all, there are objective reasons for precautions when human health and even lives are at stake. Nevertheless,…

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AI matched, outperformed radiologists in screening X-rays for certain diseases
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AI matched, outperformed radiologists in screening X-rays for certain diseases

A new artificial intelligence algorithm can reliably screen chest X-rays for more than a dozen types of disease, and it does so in less time than it takes…

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New Study Explores the Possibility of Simulating Dead Loved Ones to Aid in Dealing with Grief
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New Study Explores the Possibility of Simulating Dead Loved Ones to Aid in Dealing with Grief

Remember that episode of Black Mirror where the main character buys an android pre-installed with an artificial intelligence algorithm which simulates her dead boyfriend’s personality? Well, a new…

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What Every Software Engineer Should Be Learning For 2018
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What Every Software Engineer Should Be Learning For 2018

Since scientists devised the term Artificial Intelligence (AI) more than six decades ago, men have entertained the idea of soon seeing and interacting with a self-thinking computer in…

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Will algorithms predict your future?
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Will algorithms predict your future?

The study, Data Scores as Governance, represents the culmination of a year-long research project compiled by the School of Journalism, Media and Culture’s Data Justice Lab. Researchers studied data systems…

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Stanford develops an electronic glove that gives robots a sense of touch
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Stanford develops an electronic glove that gives robots a sense of touch

Stanford engineers have developed an electronic glove containing sensors that could one day give robotic hands the sort of dexterity that humans take for granted. In a paper published in Science…

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New Platform that Enables Users to Create AI-based Image Recognition Models Without Writing Any Code
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New Platform that Enables Users to Create AI-based Image Recognition Models Without Writing Any Code

The cutting-edge platform will be invaluable to novice users and experts alike for image labeling and training of deep neural networks. Neurotechnology, a provider of deep learning-based solutions…

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Artificial intelligence looks inside stars using sound waves
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Artificial intelligence looks inside stars using sound waves

How in the world could you possibly look inside a star? You could break out the scalpels and other tools of the surgical trade, but good luck getting…

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Need to talk to your data? UW-Madison spinoff is happy to translate
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Need to talk to your data? UW-Madison spinoff is happy to translate

As data becomes too cheap to heave out, a startup from the UW–Madison department of computer science is offering users an opportunity to “chat” with their data. Instead…

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Scientists develop neural network for 3D printing of metal products
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Scientists develop neural network for 3D printing of metal products

The mathematical modeling for 3D printing requires a lot of machine time, in some cases calculations for manufacturing even a simple structure can take a week. In order…

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Merging memory and computation, programmable chip speeds AI, slashes power use
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Merging memory and computation, programmable chip speeds AI, slashes power use

The chip, which works with standard programming languages, could be particularly useful on phones, watches or other devices that rely on high-performance computing and have limited battery life.…

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Two-step training helps robots interpret human language
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Two-step training helps robots interpret human language

To robots, humans’ instructions are incredibly complex. Even a relatively simple command like “Go to the house, passing the tree on your right,” may require hundreds of attempts…

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3 Ways AI is Being Used to Predict, Prevent, and Manage Natural Disasters
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3 Ways AI is Being Used to Predict, Prevent, and Manage Natural Disasters

Using artificial intelligence to gain a better understanding of natural disasters is not an entirely new practice, however, in the past several years, its capabilities have become much…

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San Jose to become pilot city for automated on-demand ride-hailing service, developed by Bosch and Daimler
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San Jose to become pilot city for automated on-demand ride-hailing service, developed by Bosch and Daimler

Test area will be San Carlos/Stevens Creek corridor between downtown and west San José. The on-demand ride-hailing service app will offer an automated driving experience to a selected…

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Turning cars into robot traffic managers
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Turning cars into robot traffic managers

Self-driving cars may one day do more than just get us from point A to point B. By adjusting their speed and position while they merge, or by…

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Open Source Machine Learning Tool Could Help Choose Cancer Drugs
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Open Source Machine Learning Tool Could Help Choose Cancer Drugs

The selection of a first-line chemotherapy drug to treat many types of cancer is often a clear-cut decision governed by standard-of-care protocols, but what drug should be used…

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New algorithms predict power grid impacts from hackers, earthquakes and … squirrels?
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New algorithms predict power grid impacts from hackers, earthquakes and … squirrels?

What would it take for an entire American city to lose power? What circumstances and failures in the electrical grid’s infrastructure would lead to a dramatic, long-term blackout?…

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Leading-edge AI Computing System now at Home with Brookhaven Lab’s Computational Science Initiative
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Leading-edge AI Computing System now at Home with Brookhaven Lab’s Computational Science Initiative

The Computational Science Initiative (CSI) at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Brookhaven National Laboratory now hosts one of the newest computing systems aimed at enhancing the speed and…

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Model paves way for faster, more efficient translations of more languages
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Model paves way for faster, more efficient translations of more languages

MIT researchers have developed a novel “unsupervised” language translation model — meaning it runs without the need for human annotations and guidance — that could lead to faster, more…

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Stanford researchers modify small flying robots to anchor onto surfaces and pull heavy loads
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Stanford researchers modify small flying robots to anchor onto surfaces and pull heavy loads

A closed door is just one of many obstacles that poses no barrier to a new type of flying, micro, tugging robot called a FlyCroTug. Outfitted with advanced…

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Robots learn tasks from people with framework developed by Stanford researchers
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Robots learn tasks from people with framework developed by Stanford researchers

In the basement of the Gates Computer Science Building at Stanford University, a screen attached to a red robotic arm lights up. A pair of cartoon eyes blinks.…

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Machine Learning to Help Optimize Traffic and Reduce Pollution
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Machine Learning to Help Optimize Traffic and Reduce Pollution

Berkeley Lab researchers use algorithms for smart and sustainable mobility solutions Applying artificial intelligence to self-driving cars to smooth traffic, reduce fuel consumption, and improve air quality predictions…

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Origami cushions protect drones from collisions
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Origami cushions protect drones from collisions

Taking inspiration from the ancient art of paper folding, scientists from the University of Liverpool in collaboration with Imperial College have equipped drones with lightweight, impact-absorbent cushioning to…

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‘Focused Research Teams’ take on emerging opportunities in biotechnology and robotics
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‘Focused Research Teams’ take on emerging opportunities in biotechnology and robotics

The school has named three initial teams, two in emerging areas of biotechnology and one in robotics and “cyber-physical” systems. Each will receive $250,000 per year for three…

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Atos IT Challenge 2019
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Atos IT Challenge 2019

Machine Learning is a field of Artificial Intelligence that uses statistical techniques to give computers the ability to “learn”. It is a game changing technology, already being applied…

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Machine Learning in the Ecommerce Industry
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Machine Learning in the Ecommerce Industry

Machine learning is one of many modern computing and technology concepts that can often seem like buzzwords more than reality.  It’s thrown around with terms like artificial intelligence…

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Bosch Augmented Reality and ActiveSchematics speed up repair work
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Bosch Augmented Reality and ActiveSchematics speed up repair work

Augmented Reality applications support workshops concerning repairs on increasingly sophisticated vehicle technology. New ActiveSchematics software tool creates clear and vehicle-specific wiring diagrams for specific error pattern. Combining Augmented…

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Cryptographic protocol enables greater collaboration in drug discovery
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Cryptographic protocol enables greater collaboration in drug discovery

MIT researchers have developed a cryptographic system that could help neural networks identify promising drug candidates in massive pharmacological datasets, while keeping the data private. Secure computation done…

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Researchers Successfully Treat Metastatic Cancer Using an AI Algorithm
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Researchers Successfully Treat Metastatic Cancer Using an AI Algorithm

Using the CURATE.AI artificial intelligence (AI) platform, a research team led by the National University of Singapore (NUS) managed to halt the progression of advanced prostate cancer in…

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Robot tracks environmental DNA from fish on seabed
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Robot tracks environmental DNA from fish on seabed

At a depth of 15 metres, 5 km off the coast, a contraption most of all resembling a big oil barrel is currently collecting water samples every day.…

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What Factory Designs of the Future Mean for Manufacturers
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What Factory Designs of the Future Mean for Manufacturers

It feels like predicting the long-term influence and consequences of technological innovation is getting harder to do — especially for manufacturing companies that live and die according to…

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The ‘Claw Game’ on Mars: NASA InSight Plays to Win
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The ‘Claw Game’ on Mars: NASA InSight Plays to Win

If you’ve ever played the claw machine at an arcade, you know how hard it can be to maneuver the metal “hand” to pick up a prize. Imagine…

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Indoor climate controlled with mobile phones and artificial intelligence
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Indoor climate controlled with mobile phones and artificial intelligence

A study by DTU Civil Engineering shows that intelligent heating systems in buildings can be controlled with the use of data from mobile phones and can improve the indoor climate…

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SelfieBot: taking and printing photos with a smile and a Raspberry Pi
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SelfieBot: taking and printing photos with a smile and a Raspberry Pi

Does your camera giggle and smile as it takes your photo? Does your camera spit out your image from a thermal printer? No? Well, Sophy Wong’s SelfieBot does!…

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Machine learning provides new insights into cellular biology
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Machine learning provides new insights into cellular biology

In a new interdisciplinary study, a team of engineers led by The University of Texas at Austin have used machine learning technology in tandem with next-generation RNA sequencing…

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Mars Virtual Reality Software Wins NASA Award
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Mars Virtual Reality Software Wins NASA Award

A mixed-reality software that allows scientists and engineers to virtually walk on Mars recently received NASA’s 2018 Software of the Year Award. OnSight uses imagery from NASA’s Curiosity…

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Biotia to pilot AI and sequencing-based pathogen and drug resistance detection technology in Bumrungrad International Hospital
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Biotia to pilot AI and sequencing-based pathogen and drug resistance detection technology in Bumrungrad International Hospital

Bumrungrad International Hospital partners with Biotia, a health tech company based in New York City, to pilot artificial intelligence (AI), sequencing-based technology to revolutionize pathogen and drug resistance…

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AI tool automatically reveals how to write apps that drain less battery
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AI tool automatically reveals how to write apps that drain less battery

A new tool developed by Purdue researchers would automatically identify and expose ways to make app features more energy-efficient, saving battery life. Image credit: Purdue University/Kayla Wiles. To…

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AI tool automatically reveals how to write apps that drain less battery
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AI tool automatically reveals how to write apps that drain less battery

A new tool developed by Purdue researchers would automatically identify and expose ways to make app features more energy-efficient, saving battery life. Image credit: Purdue University/Kayla Wiles. To…

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How Is AI-as-a-Service (AIaaS) Changing the Way We Look at Data?
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How Is AI-as-a-Service (AIaaS) Changing the Way We Look at Data?

From self-driving cars to Apple’s Siri virtual assistant, artificial intelligence (AI) is transforming the world. Now, AI-as-a-service (AIaaS) is bringing a new wave of data-driven innovations to businesses…

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Making fossils move to build better robots
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Making fossils move to build better robots

Traditional robots have a hard time navigating natural environments, such as a forest floor or a rocky surface. They’re usually designed to perform in a fixed location with…

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Model helps robots navigate more like humans do
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Model helps robots navigate more like humans do

When moving through a crowd to reach some end goal, humans can usually navigate the space safely without thinking too much. They can learn from the behavior of…

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Stanford students deploy machine learning to aid environmental monitoring
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Stanford students deploy machine learning to aid environmental monitoring

As Hurricane Florence ground its way through North Carolina, it released what might politely be called an excrement storm. Massive hog farm manure pools washed a stew of…

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Robotic autonomy in strategic underground tasks explored in international effort
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Robotic autonomy in strategic underground tasks explored in international effort

Autonomous robots will be flying and walking in caves, tunnels and underground buildings doing things like mapping spaces, detecting substances and exploration of new areas in a new…

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The Mechanical Eye: Create a Clockwork Mechanical Camera for Venus
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The Mechanical Eye: Create a Clockwork Mechanical Camera for Venus

With its sulfuric acid clouds, temperatures over 450°C, and 92 times the surface pressure of Earth, Venus is one of the most hostile planetary environments in the solar…

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“Quick, Draw!” Doodle Recognition Challenge
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“Quick, Draw!” Doodle Recognition Challenge

Online handwriting recognition consists of recognizing structured patterns in freeform handwritten input. While Google products like Translate, Keep and Handwriting Input use this technology to recognize handwritten text, it works for any predefined pattern…

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AI Outperforms Clinicians in Predicting Outcomes for People at Risk of Psychosis and Depression
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AI Outperforms Clinicians in Predicting Outcomes for People at Risk of Psychosis and Depression

Artificial intelligence (AI), or more precisely in this case – machine learning, has scored another point against its human counterparts in the field of medicine by outperforming clinicians…

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Robots may need a long tail if they really want to walk on two legs
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Robots may need a long tail if they really want to walk on two legs

In the future we will have robots – you knew that since you were a child. Robots are the future and they will go with us everywhere. Well,…

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New high-tech health solutions based on big data
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New high-tech health solutions based on big data

The next wave of development is based on data from using these technologies. In recent years, surgical robots—robots that assist with blood sample analyses or are used as…

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Robots may need lizard-like tails for ‘off-road’ travel
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Robots may need lizard-like tails for ‘off-road’ travel

Robots may one day tackle obstacles and traverse uneven terrains thanks to collaborative research analysing the motion of lizards. The study, which featured a University of Queensland researcher,…

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Software finds the best way to stick a Mars landing
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Software finds the best way to stick a Mars landing

Selecting a landing site for a rover headed to Mars is a lengthy process that normally involves large committees of scientists and engineers. These committees typically spend several…

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Stanford’s JackRabbot 2: The polite pedestrian robot
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Stanford’s JackRabbot 2: The polite pedestrian robot

If you’ve ever been caught in the dreaded sidewalk tango, failing to gracefully maneuver around someone directly in your path, you have some idea of the challenges ahead…

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Physicists Train Robotic Gliders to Soar like Birds
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Physicists Train Robotic Gliders to Soar like Birds

The words “fly like an eagle” are famously part of a song, but they may also be words that make some scientists scratch their heads. Especially when it…

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A Robot to Be Fond Of
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A Robot to Be Fond Of

“Robots have long been established in industry. This is still not the case in private life,” says Professor Dr. Friederike Eyssel, of the Cluster of Excellence Cognitive Interaction…

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Machine-learning system tackles speech and object recognition, all at once
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Machine-learning system tackles speech and object recognition, all at once

MIT computer scientists have developed a system that learns to identify objects within an image, based on a spoken description of the image. Given an image and an…

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LLNL explores machine learning to prevent defects in metal 3D-printed parts in real time
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LLNL explores machine learning to prevent defects in metal 3D-printed parts in real time

For years, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory engineers and scientists have used an array of sensors and imaging techniques to analyze the physics and processes behind metal 3D printing in an…

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Automated Valet Parking jointly premiered by Daimler and Bosch in China
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Automated Valet Parking jointly premiered by Daimler and Bosch in China

Automated Valet Parking is based on intelligent infrastructure and allows drivers to instruct their vehicle via smartphone to make its own way to a parking space. The user…

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Autonomous self-driving trucks on the road would make Germans feel increasingly safer
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Autonomous self-driving trucks on the road would make Germans feel increasingly safer

Automated trucks on the road: more than one in three survey respondents have no preference for a human over a machine. Germans are annoyed by delivery traffic, but…

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Helping computers fill in the gaps between video frames
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Helping computers fill in the gaps between video frames

Given only a few frames of a video, humans can usually surmise what is happening and will happen on screen. If we see an early frame of stacked…

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MAFAT Challenge – Fine-Grained Classification of Objects from Aerial Imagery
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MAFAT Challenge – Fine-Grained Classification of Objects from Aerial Imagery

In this competition, MAFAT DDRD (Israel Directorate of Defense Research Development) would like to tackle the challenge of automatically exploiting fine-grained information from aerial imagery data. Image credit:…

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Surfaces a Key Element in Robotic Fingers
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Surfaces a Key Element in Robotic Fingers

Picking up a pen off a desk and writing with it might seem easy to you, but it’s no small feat to a robot. For one thing, once…

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AI helps track down mysterious cosmic radio bursts
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AI helps track down mysterious cosmic radio bursts

Artificial intelligence is invading many fields, most recently astronomy and the search for intelligent life in the universe, or SETI. Researchers at Breakthrough Listen, a SETI project led…

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Drones in a Ford engine factory – what is the purpose of them?
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Drones in a Ford engine factory – what is the purpose of them?

Running a big factory isn‘t easy. It is not supposed to be easy either – you have to monitor all your equipment, making sure it is safe and…

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Scientists created a Tetris-like AI program for breast cancer diagnosis
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Scientists created a Tetris-like AI program for breast cancer diagnosis

More than 1.5 million women each year are affected by breast cancer – it is one of the leading causes of cancer deaths for women with more than…

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Kids connect with robot reading partners
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Kids connect with robot reading partners

Kids learn better with a friend. They’re more enthusiastic and understand more if they dig into a subject with a companion. But what if that companion is artificial?…

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Autonomous drones based on Raspberry Pi, building from scratch
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Autonomous drones based on Raspberry Pi, building from scratch

I suffer from “terminal boredom syndrome”; I always need a challenging hobby to keep me sane. In 2012, the Raspberry Pi was launched just as my previous hobby…

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Gas-sensing drones draw NSF backing
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Gas-sensing drones draw NSF backing

Rice University researchers, in a collaboration with Baylor College of Medicine and Houston nonprofit Technology For All (TFA), are developing a fleet of autonomous aerial drones that coordinate with each other to…

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Model can more naturally detect depression in conversations
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Model can more naturally detect depression in conversations

To diagnose depression, clinicians interview patients, asking specific questions — about, say, past mental illnesses, lifestyle, and mood — and identify the condition based on the patient’s responses. In…

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Toyota and Uber Extend Collaboration to Automated Vehicle Technologies
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Toyota and Uber Extend Collaboration to Automated Vehicle Technologies

Uber to integrate its self-driving technology alongside Toyota Guardian technology in purpose-built vehicles for deployment on Uber’s ride-sharing network. Toyota to invest $500 million in Uber Image: Toyota.…

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Lip-syncing thanks to artificial intelligence
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Lip-syncing thanks to artificial intelligence

Dubbing films could become significantly easier in the future. A team led by researchers from the Max Planck Institute for Informatics in Saarbrücken has developed a software package…

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Stanford engineers create new AI camera for faster, more efficient image classification
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Stanford engineers create new AI camera for faster, more efficient image classification

The image recognition technology that underlies today’s autonomous cars and aerial drones depends on artificial intelligence: the computers essentially teach themselves to recognize objects like a dog, a…

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Nanobot pumps destroy nerve agents
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Nanobot pumps destroy nerve agents

Once in the territory of science fiction, “nanobots” are closer than ever to becoming a reality, with possible applications in medicine, manufacturing, robotics and fluidics. Today, scientists report…

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Children Believe Robots More than Themselves, Study Suggests
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Children Believe Robots More than Themselves, Study Suggests

A recent study led by Anna-Lisa Vollmer from the Bielefeld University in Germany suggests that children are prone to prioritising the answers given by robots over their own,…

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Virtual reality tool designed at USC corrects errors in brain scan data
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Virtual reality tool designed at USC corrects errors in brain scan data

In recent years, virtual reality technology has begun proving its worth outside the world of gaming, with applications in education, health care, military training and beyond. Now researchers…

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Mapping the ocean with marine robots
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Mapping the ocean with marine robots

In Penn’s Scalable Autonomous Robots Lab, three researchers watch from a cluster of computer monitors as small black boats navigate through water in a large indoor pool, seemingly battling…

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Astronaut-made virtual co-pilot, based on a Raspberry Pi
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Astronaut-made virtual co-pilot, based on a Raspberry Pi

This project features several of our favourite things. Astronauts! Machine learning! High-altitude danger! Graphs! (It could only get slightly better with the addition of tap-dancing centaurs.) Read on…

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Quantum bugs, meet your new swatter
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Quantum bugs, meet your new swatter

A Rice University computer scientist and his colleagues have proposed a method to accelerate and simplify the imposing task of diagnosing quantum computers. Anastasios Kyrillidis, an assistant professor of…

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More Workers Working Might Not Get More Work Done, Ants (and Robots) Show
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More Workers Working Might Not Get More Work Done, Ants (and Robots) Show

For ants and robots operating in confined spaces like tunnels, having more workers does not necessarily mean getting more work done. Just as too many cooks in a…

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AI Breakthroughs Offer Hope for Cancer Patients, Researchers
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AI Breakthroughs Offer Hope for Cancer Patients, Researchers

If you were to walk up to someone you know and mention the phrase “artificial intelligence,” chances are pretty good their mind would immediately make the leap to…

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Formula 1 driving simulation technology could help put the UK on the fast track to self-driving vehicles
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Formula 1 driving simulation technology could help put the UK on the fast track to self-driving vehicles

A new research programme by WMG at the University of Warwick, and XPI Simulation, co-funded by Innovate UK, is examining the potential for applying the simulation technology used…

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New GRASP project aims to leverage ‘embodied intelligence’ via a robotic squirrel
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New GRASP project aims to leverage ‘embodied intelligence’ via a robotic squirrel

It takes about a year before human infants master their own motor skills well enough to walk. While putting one foot in front of the other seems natural,…

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Particle physicists team up with AI to solve toughest science problems
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Particle physicists team up with AI to solve toughest science problems

Experiments at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC), the world’s largest particle accelerator at the European particle physics lab CERN, produce about a million gigabytes of data every second.…

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How an AI Learns To Dribble: Practice, Practice, Practice
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How an AI Learns To Dribble: Practice, Practice, Practice

Basketball players need lots of practice before they master the dribble, and it turns out that’s true for computer-animated players as well. By using deep reinforcement learning, players…

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Google Glass Helps Autistic Children Improve their Social Skills
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Google Glass Helps Autistic Children Improve their Social Skills

In a new pilot study conducted by researchers at Stanford University, Google Glass paired up with a smartphone app helps children with autism improve their social skills by…

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AI could help detecting potholes and cracks in road surface
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AI could help detecting potholes and cracks in road surface

It may sound weird to you, but government doesn‘t know about all the potholes in its cities. You may be cursing driving over the same pothole every morning,…

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