• Mastercard to add 1500 technology jobs in Ireland 25 Feb 2020 03:39 Mastercard plans to hire 1500 more staff in Dublin over the next three to five years, more than trebling its workforce in one of Ireland's largest single multinational jobs announcements. The US credit card issuer has had a presence in Dublin since …
  • Ride The Tiger: Micron Is Positioned To Become A Powerhouse 25 Feb 2020 03:33 My calls on Micron (NASDAQ:MU) have been ill-timed. That's in part due to my lack of skill as a market timer, and, in part, due to the swinging nature of the stock and its underlying business. The catalyst for this stock has been changing expectations …
  • Appen defies market gloom as it flags minimal coronavirus impact 25 Feb 2020 03:25 High-flying artificial intelligence firm Appen said the coronavirus is expected to have a negligible impact on its operations despite its reliance on China as a growth market, after the company beat market expectations with its full-year result on Tuesday. …
  • US military adopts 'ethical' AI guidelines 25 Feb 2020 03:11 The Pentagon announced Monday it has adopted "ethical principles" for the use of artificial intelligence (AI) in warfare. It comes as the US military hopes to speed up the development of AI in conflict while gaining public trust amid a series of …
  • GamesBeat Summit 2020 speakers: Jenova Chen, Rob Dyer, and Alina Soltys 25 Feb 2020 02:58 GamesBeat Summit 2020 will focus on the latest trends in the gaming ecosystem, and today we’re introducing our latest trio of speakers who are represent very different parts of the game industry. In separate talks, Jenova Chen of Thatgamecompany, Rob Dyer …
  • Data Center Industry Locations: Data-Driven Growth 25 Feb 2020 02:58 By the BF Staff From the January/February 2020 Issue According to JLL’s 2019 Data Center Outlook report, the demand for data is altering the data center landscape. The exponential growth of data consumption is creating an imperative that requires data …
  • Kratos Defense & Security Solutions' (KTOS) CEO Eric DeMarco on Q4 2019 Results - Earnings Call Transcript 25 Feb 2020 02:57 Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ:KTOS) Q4 2019 Earnings Conference Call February 24, 2020 5:00 PM ET Company Participants Marie Mendoza – Senior Vice President and General Counsel Eric DeMarco – President and Chief Executive Officer …
  • In-store purchase behaviour can help improve sales, feels ET ILC 25 Feb 2020 02:33 Anupam Dasgupta, VP - strategy, GrayMatter Software, explores the different perspectives Physical stores make up for roughly 90% of all retail sales even in the most advanced markets. By 2025, by most estimates, that number is still likely to be well over …
  • Australian IoT spending "inconsistent" and "siloed", reports KPMG 25 Feb 2020 02:31 Australian business spending on Internet of Things (IoT) technology is inconsistent and siloed, according to a new report by KPMG Digital Delta. The report, titled 2020 Fourth Industrial Revolution Benchmark, details the results of a survey of 198 “senior …
  • Appen gains after 'strong' FY result 25 Feb 2020 02:26 Appen shares have rebounded from an early plunge after the machine learning dataset company unveiling a "strong" full-year result. At 1252 AEDT, shares in the Sydney-based company were up 6.7 per cent to $25.45, after being down as much as 16 per …
  • New technology uses microwaves and AI for tumor detection 25 Feb 2020 02:07 Researchers have developed a new, inexpensive technology that could save lives and money by routinely screening women for breast cancer without exposure to radiation. The system, developed by researchers at the University of Waterloo, uses harmless …
  • Microsoft’s Azure Sphere service for IoT devices launches in general availability 25 Feb 2020 02:01 Microsoft Corp.’s long-awaited Azure Sphere security service, aimed at protecting “internet of things” devices, finally hit general availability today, almost two years after launching in preview. The company introduced Azure Sphere, which is based on a …
  • Report: Most business leaders don't feel prepared for technological change 25 Feb 2020 01:43 There is a concerning lack of readiness for technological change within Australian organisations, according to KPMG Digital Delta. In its 4th Industrial Revolution Benchmark Report, KPMG said most business leaders are unprepared for the fourth industrial …
  • Fascinating archive pictures of the first-ever air traffic control tower in Croydon 25 Feb 2020 01:42 The world's first air traffic control tower was built by the UK government 100 years ago at Croydon Aerodrome, south London. And fascinating archive pictures of it – and the planes it monitored – highlight just how much the aviation industry has …
  • UN disarmament chief warns of 'dark side' of AI, as ... 25 Feb 2020 01:21 OTTAWA — The United Nations’ top disarmament official says governments need to pay more attention to the “dark side” of artificial intelligence, including the implications of so-called killer robots that could take military decisions out of human hands. …
  • Arlo Technologies' (ARLO) CEO Matthew McRae on Q4 2019 Results - Earnings Call Transcript 25 Feb 2020 01:10 Arlo Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:ARLO) Q4 2019 Earnings Conference Call February 24, 2020 5:00 PM ET Company Participants Erik Bylin – Investor Relations Matthew McRae – Chief Executive Officer Christine Gorjanc – Chief Financial Officer Conference Call …
  • Intuit, Credit Karma chiefs contend merger is good for consumers 25 Feb 2020 01:10 Intuit's Sasan Goodarzi and Credit Karma's Kenneth Lin offered consumer-friendly motives for the merger of their companies after officially unveiling the $7.1 billion deal late Monday. Intuit, in Mountain View, Calif., provides software for …
  • Communication has evolved, says Samsung - The Nation Newspaper 25 Feb 2020 01:02 By Lucas Ajanku South Korea original equipment manufacturer (OEM), Samsung has said with the emergence of the new decade, the way people communicate and their world experience has evoloved. The Chief Marketing Officer Samsung Central Africa, Dudu Mokholo, …
  • Microsoft-Jio defining partnership of decade: Mukesh Ambani 25 Feb 2020 00:48 Congratulating Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella for his leadership of the organisation, Reliance Industries Ltd. (RIL) Chairman and Managing Director Mukesh Ambani said on Monday that the collaboration between Microsoft and Jio would be the defining partnership …
  • EverQuote's (EVER) CEO Seth Birnbaum on Q4 2019 Results - Earnings Call Transcript 25 Feb 2020 00:40 EverQuote, Inc. (NASDAQ:EVER) Q4 2019 Earnings Conference Call February 25, 2020 4:30 PM ET Company Participants Brinlea Johnson – Investor Relations-The Blueshirt Group Seth Birnbaum – Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder John Wagner – Chief Financial …
  • MIT Scientists Identify Powerful Antibiotic Using Artificial Intelligence 25 Feb 2020 00:21 BOSTON (CBS) — Bacteria are becoming increasingly resistant to antibiotics, but using artificial intelligence, scientists at Massachusetts Institute of Technology have developed a new powerful antibiotic. Only a few antibiotics have been developed in …
  • Pivot Power seals the deal with Wärtsilä for 100MW of storage 25 Feb 2020 00:15 Image: Pivot Power. Pivot Power has signed a contract with technology group Wärtsilä for 100MW of storage across two sites. The two 50MW lithium-ion batteries are to be located at Pivot Power’s first projects in Cowley, Oxford and Kemsley, Kent, which are …
  • Chess grandmaster Gary Kasparov predicts AI will disrupt 96 percent of all jobs 24 Feb 2020 23:59 IBM’s Deep Blue wasn’t supposed to defeat Chess grandmaster Gary Kasparov when the two of them had their 1997 rematch. Computer experts of the time said machines would never beat us at strategy games because human ingenuity would always triumph over brute- …
  • Assessing the AI credentials of Wipro 24 Feb 2020 23:49 In light of rising adoption of an artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning portfolio - backed by a steady fourth quarter (Q4) 2019 performance and supported by double digit quarterly growth (year-on-year) in the consumer and digital segment …
  • Intel launches new data centre processor, 5G chip 24 Feb 2020 23:49 Intel has launched new microprocessors, including a second generation Xeon processor for data centers and a 10nm chip for wireless 5G base stations. Demand from cloud computing companies have boosted sales of server chips, leading to strong results from …
  • Nuclear warfare: How Sweden and Germany plan to curb the threat 24 Feb 2020 23:47 Thirty years after the end of the Cold War, the thought of nuclear war is again sparking concern: The United States, Russia and China are modernizing their arsenals. Iran is enriching more uranium in response to the US withdrawing from a landmark nuclear …
  • Increase in liquor thefts leads to a 'challenge' for new solutions 24 Feb 2020 23:26 EDMONTON -- A major liquor retailer is teaming up with the Edmonton Police Foundation to fight liquor store thefts. Alcanna, which operates Liquor Depot, Wine & Beyond, ACE Liquor and Nova Cannabis, among others, will provide $500,000 for the first …
  • Juniper bolsters wireless security; fights against encrypted malicious threats 24 Feb 2020 23:17 Juniper is filling out its enterprise security portfolio this week by integrating support for its Mist wireless customers and adding the capability for customers to gain better visibility and control over encrypted traffic threats. With the new additions, …
  • U.S. military adopts new ethics principles for using AI in war 24 Feb 2020 23:09 The U.S. military is adopting new ethics principles as it prepares to accelerate its use of artificial intelligence technology on the battlefield. The Defense Department’s new principles call for people to “exercise appropriate levels of judgment and care” …
  • Incredible footage of 1911 New York City is colorized by artificial intelligence in high resolution 24 Feb 2020 23:02 The 1911 video entitled 'A Trip Through New York City' has been brought back to life more than a hundred years later by artificial intelligence. Shot by a Swedish film production company, the black and white footage has be restored with neural …
  • 'Ambiguities and Risks': Pentagon Adopts New AI Battlefield Ethics 24 Feb 2020 22:57 US 22:15 GMT 24.02.2020Get short URL The new principles were recommended to the US Defence Department in October 2019 by the Defence Innovation Board, after spending more than a year gathering feedback and analysis from a wide range of leading AI experts. …
  • AI Expert: Intelligent Robots Will Rebel Against Humans 24 Feb 2020 22:47 A leading  artificial intelligence expert says human will be able to create robots with human-level intelligence, but those robots will then rebel against us. Once machines have developed a "human level of intelligence," there is little we can do …
  • CurveBeam announces release of AI platform for complex foot and ankle measurements 24 Feb 2020 22:38 HATFIELD, PENN. -- The advent of weight-bearing CT technology has led to new insights into functional foot and ankle alignment. CurveBeam, the leader in weight-bearing CT technology, is collaborating with orthopedic researchers to design artificial …
  • Dialog Semiconductor plc (DLGNF) Dialog Semiconductor to Acquire Adesto Technologies (Transcript) 24 Feb 2020 22:34 Dialog Semiconductor plc (OTCPK:DLGNF) Dialog Semiconductor to Acquire Adesto Technologies February 20, 2020 4:00 AM ET Company Participants Jose Cano - Head of IR Dr. Jalal Bagherli - CEO Wissam Jabre - CFO Conference Call Participants Sandeep Beshbande - …
  • Robot suitcase uses AI to help visually impaired travelers 24 Feb 2020 22:25 A new suitcase-style robot might make travel a little easier for the visually impaired. Derek Croucher/ Getty Images IBM Japan and partners are developing a new suitcase-shaped robot that could help the visually impaired while they travel. The …
  • Artificial Intelligence Digital Twins Combat Low-cost Crude 24 Feb 2020 22:11 Artificial Intelligence Digital Twins Combat Low-cost Crude The oil and gas industry is at a decline in oil production growth—forcing energy service companies to revolutionize their combat efforts against low-cost crude. Kinsmen Group, engineering …
  • AI Robots to Manage $4.6 Trillion by 2022: Financial Services... 24 Feb 2020 22:10 AI Robots to Manage $4.6 Trillion by 2022: Financial Services Risk Extinction in Age of Tech Industry leaders such as Blockbuster, Toys “R” Us, Borders, and Pan Am all ignored warnings to pivot, then quickly failed to exist. Real Intelligence LLC, an …
  • Intuit to Acquire Credit Karma 24 Feb 2020 22:10 MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 24, 2020-- Intuit (Nasdaq: INTU), proud maker of TurboTax, QuickBooks and Mint, today announced that it has agreed to acquire Credit Karma, the consumer technology platform with more than 100 million members in …
  • China pushes plants to reopen, risking renewed spread of coronavirus 24 Feb 2020 21:48 HONG KONG/BEIJING – China is trying to get people back to work, risking a renewed spread of the coronavirus. Central and local governments are loosening the criteria for factories to resume operations as they walk a tightrope between containing a virus …
  • $250K up for grabs in hopes of drastically reducing Edmonton liquor store robberies 24 Feb 2020 21:48 With liquor store robberies on the rise in the city, the Edmonton Police Foundation and Alcanna have teamed up in hopes of finding a solution that will lead to a drastic reduction in the crime. On Monday, Alcanna — Canada’s largest private sector liquor …
  • Don't Miss DVCon U.S. 2020 24 Feb 2020 21:46 The 32nd annual Design and Verification Conference and Exhibition U.S. (DVCon U.S.), sponsored by Accellera Systems Initiative, begins next week with an information-packed, comprehensive four-day technical program. DVCon U.S. will be held March 2-5 at the …
  • Kubernetes is popular, complex, a security risk, and destined for invisibility 24 Feb 2020 21:24 Aside from surveys that show that Kubernetes adoption now stands at 86%, a true measure of the container orchestration tool’s popularity can be found in another metric: jobs. The online employment marketplace Indeed recently revealed that Kubernetes …
  • What if it was the Marvel Cybersecurity Universe? 24 Feb 2020 21:22 The cybersecurity industry has long been known as a battleground pitting black hats against white hats, but what happens when the biggest combatant picks up the Infinity Gauntlet instead? Cisco Systems Inc. CSCO, -4.96%  unveiled its SecureX cybersecurity …
  • Coronavirus presents opportunity for Taiwan&#... 24 Feb 2020 21:18 A smart automation expo in Taipei A smart automation expo in Taipei (CNA photo) TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan should leverage its strengths in the manufacturing and ICT industries to promote smart manufacturing in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak, …
  • UN disarmament chief warns of ‘dark side’ of AI, as Liberals tout benefits 24 Feb 2020 21:01 OTTAWA — The United Nations’ top disarmament official says governments need to pay more attention to the “dark side” of artificial intelligence, including the implications of so-called killer robots that could take military decisions out of human hands. …
  • There Is No Artificial Intelligence 24 Feb 2020 20:53 It seems like most new technology today comes with a lot of hype. Just a few years ago, the press was full of predictions that we'd be awash with Internet of Thing sensors that would transform the way we live. We've heard similar claims for …
  • Education minister calls for review of classroom inclusion policy 24 Feb 2020 20:40 Education Minister Dominic Cardy is calling for a review of New Brunswick's inclusive education policy. Cardy said maintaining the status quo is no longer an option when it comes to the Department of Education and Early Childhood Development's  …
  • Securing FedRAMP’s future 24 Feb 2020 20:39 Securing FedRAMP’s future By Derek B. Johnson Feb 24, 2020 The Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program “is no longer optimized for modern security solutions,” according to a new report the Center for Cybersecurity Policy and Law, a trade …
  • Ghana Data Science Summit 2020 scheduled for June 17 24 Feb 2020 20:38 Accra, Feb. 23, GNA – Wave-2 Analytics Limited, an analytics start-up will organise the second edition of the Ghana Data Science Summit 2020, scheduled to take place from the 17–19th June at the Bank of Ghana Auditorium, University of Ghana. The event, …
  • 2020: The Year for Custom CX and Privacy 24 Feb 2020 20:28 With the introduction of the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) this year and GDPR in 2018, the age of data privacy has begun, bringing the opportunity for businesses to harness it to gain competitive advantage. There are both challenges and …
  • Edward Jones Named One of the 2020 FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For® by Great Place to Work® and FORTUNE Magazine 24 Feb 2020 20:27 Feb. 24 /CSRwire/ - For the 21st time, Edward Jones is named one of the 2020 FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For® by Great Place to Work® and FORTUNE magazine. Edward Jones took the No. 7 spot on the prestigious list, the 16th year the firm has …
  • Hypercar factory coming to the Middle East 24 Feb 2020 20:24 Written by Kieron Monks, CNN CNN's series often carry sponsorship originating from the countries and regions we profile. However, CNN retains full editorial control over all of its reports. Our sponsorship policy. In 2015, W Motors achieved global …
  • UN Chief Should Lead by Example on Human Rights 24 Feb 2020 20:12 U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres attends a news conference in Istanbul, Turkey, February 10, 2017. © 2017 Reuters United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has long needed to overhaul his approach to human rights. Hopefully his call to …
  • Everstone looks to sell Singapore IT firm Everise, pegs stake at $300 m 24 Feb 2020 20:12 MUMBAI: Homegrown private equity fund Everstone Capital is all set to sell its Sinagpore-based IT services firm Everise Holdings Inc in a deal worth $300 million. The management has hired investment bank Barclays to find a buyer. Feelers were sent to …
  • Guns, gas and technology 24 Feb 2020 20:10 U.S. President Donald Trump’s first official visit to India could lead to significant outcomes, as there have been regular and sustained engagements between Mr. Trump and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the sidelines of forums such as the G7, the G20, and …
  • Coronavirus prevention may be in your pocket 24 Feb 2020 20:03 David Maman is CEO and founder of Binah.ai, a company that developed a video-based vital signs monitoring application for smartphones using artificial intelligence technology. To date, more than 2,400 deaths and 78,000 cases worldwide have been confirmed …
  • Watch out for these deadly career-killers in the workplace 24 Feb 2020 20:00 Tuesday, February 25, 2020 0:01 By FRED WASIKE | An individual’s career growth is dependent on his ability to evade, fight, or swim with the “crocodiles”. PHOTO | FOTOSEARCH  In the journey towards getting the ideal job, the workplace is full of …
  • Leading in Our Uncertain Times: Be Real — Not a Hero 24 Feb 2020 19:51 We are living in an era of “pervasive uncertainty,” and leaders need to adopt a more humble, open and committed approach to thrive under these circumstance, writes Wharton dean Geoffrey Garrett in this opinion piece. With 2020 in full swing, I wanted to …
  • DOD Adopts Ethical Principles for Artificial Intelligence 24 Feb 2020 19:49 The U.S. Department of Defense officially adopted a series of ethical principles for the use of Artificial Intelligence today following recommendations provided to Secretary of Defense Dr. Mark T. Esper by the Defense Innovation Board last October.      …
  • New tech takes radiation out of cancer screening 24 Feb 2020 19:45 Researchers have developed a new, inexpensive technology that could save lives and money by routinely screening women for breast cancer without exposure to radiation. The system, developed by researchers at the University of Waterloo, uses harmless …
  • SoftBank fund invests $100 million in compliance... 24 Feb 2020 19:41  24 Feb 2020 - 19:09 The logo of SoftBank Group Corp is displayed at SoftBank World 2017 conference in Tokyo, Japan, July 20, 2017. Reuters/Issei Kato SoftBank Group Corp.’s Vision Fund 2 is investing $100 million in compliance and employee-monitoring …
  • Prof Yemi Osinbajo: Facing the new decade – A letter to young Nigerians 24 Feb 2020 19:29 Every citadel of learning derives its claim to greatness from the reputation and accomplishments of its students and staff: the great academics and scholars to whom has been given the enormous task of instructing, guiding and inspiring the minds and …
  • Three women dreamed of joining the NBA 2K League. The road to the draft was a gauntlet of abuse and adversity. 24 Feb 2020 19:16 The odds of them getting drafted in the NBA 2K League, the NBA’s esports offering, were long, and they knew it — just as they knew it was also possible. Last year, Chiquita “Chiquitae126” Evans was drafted by, and played for, the Golden State Warriors’ …
  • Global Mobile Application Market Value to Reach $407.31 Billion by 2026 with a CAGR of 18.4% - ResearchAndMarkets.com 24 Feb 2020 19:14 DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 24, 2020-- The "Mobile Application Market by Marketplace App Category: Global Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast, 2019-2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. According to this …
  • mesh conference announces AI robot as keynote speaker 24 Feb 2020 19:12 Today, the mesh conference announced that the world's first artificial intelligence android to serve as a teaching assistant for a university course will be featured as a keynote speaker at this year's event. Maria Bot will be joined on stage by Dr …
  • Getting Autonomous Car Technology Right 24 Feb 2020 19:05 I have an electric car, the Jaguar I-Pace. Like a lot of non-Tesla electric car owners, I've been hoping efforts by Electrify America and others to proliferate chargers would take away the pain of owning an electric. That hasn't been happening. I…
  • This AI suitcase could help visually-impaired people to travel 24 Feb 2020 18:58 A group of Japanese companies is developing a suitcase-shaped robot that uses AI to help visually-impaired people to travel independently. The small navigation robot will scan the user’s location and map data to identify the best route to their destination …
  • Sprinklr’s Winter 2020 Release Delivers 400 New Capabilities 24 Feb 2020 18:40 Sprinklr today introduced its Winter '20 Release, which includes more than 400 new capabilities and enhancements across the five products that make up Sprinklr's customer experience management (CXM) platform: Modern Marketing, Modern Advertising, …
  • Pentagon adopts new ethical principles for using AI in war 24 Feb 2020 18:40 Updated 10:36 am PST, Monday, February 24, 2020 WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon is adopting new ethical principles as it prepares to accelerate its use of artificial intelligence technology on the battlefield. The new principles call for people to " …
  • Met Police chief Cressida Dick defends facial recognition technology 24 Feb 2020 18:30 The Met Police Commissioner has defended the use of facial recognition technology  to catch criminals, claiming that privacy concerns are 'much smaller' than protecting the public from 'a knife through the chest'.  Dame Cressida Dick told a …
  • Japan launches moonshot research competition 24 Feb 2020 18:20 The Japanese government has launched its funding competition for researchers to chase six ambitious ‘moonshot’ goals by 2050, including the development of an artificial intelligence robot that is physically as capable as a human. The launch of the moonshot …
  • Vietnam to restructure key services through IT 24 Feb 2020 18:20 Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has launched an initiative to restructure the services sector using advanced technology and artificial intelligence to improve competitiveness. Phuc had approved the project on Wednesday. It will focus on …
  • Canada and UK pick winners in joint C$13.6M AI research competition 24 Feb 2020 18:20 Canada’s minister for innovation, science and industry Navdeep Bains on Monday announced 10 winners of the Canada-UK Artificial Intelligence (AI) Initiative, a C$13.6 million (€9.5 million) programme jointly funded by three Canadian federal research …
  • Tech Mahindra to acquire US-based Zen3 Infosolutions for Rs 460 cr 24 Feb 2020 18:18 IT company Tech Mahindra on Monday said it has signed an agreement to acquire 100 per cent stake in US-based Zen3 Infosolutions for $64 million (Rs 460 crore) in an all-cash deal. Headquartered in Seattle, Zen 3 has over 1,300 employees spread across …
  • HUL board approves formation of a new subsidiary for manufacturing 24 Feb 2020 18:18 Hindustan Unilever (HUL) on Monday said its board had approved the formation of a new wholly-owned subsidiary with an authorised share capital of Rs 2,000 crore. HUL’s Chief Financial Officer Srinivas Pathak told Business Standard that the subsidiary was …
  • upGrad, WeWork enter into partnership to encourage collaborative learning at the workplace 24 Feb 2020 18:11 BENGALURU: Online higher education company upGrad has partnered with space-as-a-service platform WeWork, said a company statement issued today. Through this association, upGrad will leverage WeWork’s large member base to introduce industry-relevant …
  • Every entrepreneur in India has the potential to be a Dhirubhai Ambani or Bill Gates: Mukesh Ambani 24 Feb 2020 18:11 MUMBAI: Congratulating Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella for his leadership of the organisation, Reliance Industries Ltd. (RIL) Chairman and Managing Director Mukesh Ambani said on Monday that the collaboration between Microsoft and Jio would be the defining …
  • Will artificial intelligence empower us or overpower us? 24 Feb 2020 18:07 In 2019, in an article for German publication 'Trends im Asset Management', an Invesco fund manager participated in a Q&A about the future of investment. The very first question went to the heart of a shift that is reshaping this industry and …
  • Triangle headliner preview: Nearly 30 events close out a busy month 24 Feb 2020 18:01 WRAL TechWire keeps tabs on the latest and greatest meetups, panels, workshops, conferences, application deadlines and all things happening in the North Carolina startup/tech world. “The Headliners” is a multi-part weekly roundup of upcoming events to …
  • Grimes' 'Miss Anthropocene' Watches the World Go Out With a Whimper 24 Feb 2020 17:57 Miss Anthropocene Grimes 4AD 21 February 2020 We may have to accept that the future isn't going to be all that futuristic. No network of flying cars, no interactive holograms, fewer buildings inexplicably shaped like the Seattle Space Needle than we …
  • AIMS Launches Applications For Third Cohort Of The African Master’s In Machine Intelligence (AMMI) Program 24 Feb 2020 17:26 The African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS) launched applications for the third intake of its matchless African Master’s in Machine Intelligence (AMMI), a one-year intensive master’s program that provides brilliant young Africans with state-of- …
  • 4 Earth Intelligence Appoints Board to Drive Innovation in Satellite Services 24 Feb 2020 16:35 February 24, 2020 -- 4 Earth Intelligence (4EI), the newly formed international earth observation company, has announced the board of directors that will drive innovation in satellite intelligence products and data services for applications such as air …
  •  Syncsort Partners with Databricks to Make Mainframe Data Accessible for Cloud Analytics, Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning 24 Feb 2020 15:05 PEARL RIVER, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 24, 2020-- Syncsort today announced it has partnered with Databricks to support cloud initiatives for critical mainframe and IBM i data. Enterprises can now leverage Syncsort Connect products to access, transform and …
  • MicroStrategy Recognized as a Challenger in Gartner's 2020 Magic Quadrant for Analytics and Business Intelligence Platforms 24 Feb 2020 13:50 TYSONS CORNER, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 24, 2020-- MicroStrategy® (Nasdaq: MSTR), the largest independent publicly-traded business intelligence company, today announced that it has been named a Challenger in Gartner’s 2020 Magic Quadrant for Analytics and …
  • Dataland: The evolution of artificial intelligence and big data 24 Feb 2020 09:06 Filmmaker: Blaise Piguet Loyalty cards, medical records, geolocation, biometric passports. Our digital traces speak volumes about our habits. The large volume of data recorded during each of our visits to the internet represents a great opportunity for …
  • Artificial Intelligence: A Game-Changer For Middle East Energy Sector 24 Feb 2020 07:54 Artificial intelligence (AI) will play a key role in the near future in the utilization of energy resources — including renewables such as solar and wind power — according to a report that draws on research conducted by the American management consulting …
  • Researchers use artificial intelligence to develop powerful new antibiotic 24 Feb 2020 06:29 Researchers at MIT have used artificial intelligence to develop a new antibiotic compound that can kill even some antibiotic-resistant strains of bacteria. They created a computer model of millions of chemical compounds and used a machine-learning …
  • FG to include robotics, artificial intel in school curriculum   23 Feb 2020 20:32 Olaleye Aluko, Abuja The Federal Ministry of Education has said that it would work on the inclusion of coding, robotics and artificial intelligence into the country’s school curricula so as to take pupils to the 21st Century technology and educational …
  • Artificial Intelligence Algorithm Creates Antibiotic Effective Against Drug Resistant Bacteria 22 Feb 2020 23:01 Health Published on February 22nd, 2020 | by Steve Hanley 0 February 22nd, 2020 by Steve Hanley  Alexander Fleming first discovered penicillin in 1928. Although his work was based on the efforts of several researchers who came before him, he ultimately was …
  • Elon Musk calls for regulations on artificial intelligence 22 Feb 2020 22:39 Elon Musk is calling for regulation on organizations developing advanced artificial intelligence, including his companies. The Tesla and SpaceX head tweeting earlier this week, “All orgs developing advanced AI should be regulated, including Tesla.” Musk …
  • Artificial intelligence set to jazz up software development and deployment 22 Feb 2020 15:28 Artificial intelligence and machine learning has the potential to boost many, many areas of the enterprise. As explored in my recent post, it is capable of accelerating and adding intelligence to supply chain management, human resources, sales, marketing …
  • Artificial Intelligence could fight a future Coronavirus 22 Feb 2020 06:53 Disease outbreaks like the coronavirus often unfold too quickly for scientists to find a cure. But in the future, artificial intelligence could help researchers do a better job. While it’s probably too late for the fledgling technology to play a major role …
  • Regina company using artificial intelligence to detect leaks at oil wells 21 Feb 2020 22:25 A pump jack equipped with one of Wave9's remote cameras, which wirelessly sends images to software that uses artificial intelligence to detect leaks. Photo courtesy Wave9. Photo courtesy Wave9 / jpg A Regina-based tech startup says it’s the first …
  • Artificial Intelligence Identifies Potential New Antibiotics 21 Feb 2020 22:18 Machine learning turbocharges the process of identifying molecules to test for bacteria-attacking properties. (Inside Science) -- Many dangerous bacteria are evolving resistance to our existing antibiotics faster than we can develop new ones. But now …
  • Artificial Intelligence (AI) Market is Projected to Reach USD 169.9 Billion in 2026 21 Feb 2020 18:49 Feb 21, 2020 (AB Digital via COMTEX) -- The major factors propelling the growth of the Global Artificial Intelligence (AI) market include the rise in the adoption of cloud-based applications and services and the growth of big data across the globe …
  • Chicago Public School students go beyond coding and explore artificial intelligence with Argonne National Laboratory 21 Feb 2020 18:40 Credit: Argonne National Laboratory Azucena Rodriguez, Argonne Learning Lab Instructor, leads a classroom of Kenwood Academy high school students on how to teach IBM Watson to determine the difference between a red and green light. Credit: Argonne National …
  • As Antibiotic-Resistant Era Looms, Artificial Intelligence Could Be The Answer To These Superbugs 21 Feb 2020 14:45 Researchers have now used machine learning to identify a molecule that appears capable of countering some of the world’s most formidable pathogens. Structurally the molecule is different than existing antibiotics, but it was found to be effective in mice. …
  • Global Artificial Intelligence Software Market Analysis by Segmentation, Competitors Analysis, Product Research, Trends and Forecast by 2025 21 Feb 2020 13:49 Feb 21, 2020 (Daily Market Journal via Comtex) -- The research report on the topic of Artificial Intelligence Software, gives a comprehensive study of various factors of the Artificial Intelligence Software market. The Artificial Intelligence Software …
  • Duke grads’ artificial intelligence startup raises capital, launches on Shopify platform 21 Feb 2020 12:52 ATLANTA — A fledgling, artificial intelligence (AI) startup founded by two Duke University grads has closed on a round of venture funding. Toucan AI – started by North Carolina natives and Duke grads Arjun Devarajan and Vishnu Menon – raised an undisclosed …
  • Global Artificial Intelligence-based Cybersecurity Market Analysis, Trends, and Forecasts 2020-2025 - ResearchAndMarkets.com 21 Feb 2020 12:34 DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 21, 2020-- The "Artificial Intelligence-based Cybersecurity - Market Analysis, Trends, and Forecasts" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. Artificial Intelligence-based Cybersecurity market …