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Getting up to speed on AI - Banking Exchange

Last updated: 01/19/2019

Machine learning. Deep learning. Robotic process automation. Natural voice recognition (chatbots). These terms—just now coming into the banking vernacular—can be confusing,...

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How Can Manufacturers Use Machine Learning Today?

Last updated: 01/19/2019

Machine learning, which is a type of artificial intelligence (AI) that provides computers with the ability to learn without being explicitly programmed, is part of nearly every...

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Cheaper AI for everyone is the promise with Intel and Facebook’s new chip

Last updated: 01/18/2019

Intel and Facebook are working together on a chip that should make it cheaper for big companies to use artificial intelligence. The device promises to run pre-trained...

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The Dual-Use Dilemma Of Artificial Intelligence

Last updated: 01/18/2019

The rapid progress and development in artificial intelligence (AI) is prompting desperate speculation about its dual use applications and security risks. From autonomous weapons...

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Report: The public is unconvinced AI will benefit humanity

Last updated: 01/18/2019

Decades of sci-fi flicks have instilled a fear of AI in some people – with a new report suggesting many remain unconvinced it will benefit humanity. The report, from the Center...

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5 Important Augmented And Virtual Reality Trends For 2019 Everyone Should Read

Last updated: 01/18/2019

Solutions which allowing humans to explore fully immersive computer-generated worlds (in VR), and overlay computer graphics onto our view of our immediate environment (AR) are...

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Healthcare Artificial Intelligence Puts On A Human Face

Last updated: 01/18/2019

Can a selfie help predict your health risks? The doc.ai app helps people to answer that question by applying artificial intelligence (AI) to health records provided by users....

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Toronto’s SickKids announces first-of-its-kind artificial intelligence position

Last updated: 01/18/2019

Inside the pediatric intensive care unit at Toronto’s Hospital for Sick Children, an infant recovering from open-heart surgery is barely visible through the forest of whizzing...

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The technique that taught AI to play Go still can’t teach a car to drive

Last updated: 01/18/2019

Reinforcement learning (RL), the category of machine learning that relies on penalties and rewards, can be a powerful technique for teaching machines to adapt to new...

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The Rise of a New Generation of AI Avatars

Last updated: 01/18/2019

I recently discovered it’s possible for someone in their 20s to feel old—just mention Microsoft’s Clippy to anyone born after the late 90s. Weirdly, there is an entire...

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