artificial intelligence

98point6 raises $50 million for AI virtual doctor visits

98point6 raises $50 million for AI virtual doctor visits

Doctor-on-demand startup 98point6 has raised $50 million to expand its platform nationwide. It aims to cut wait times down to 30 seconds or less.
AppZen raises $35 million for AI expense report auditing

AppZen raises $35 million for AI expense report auditing

AppZen, whose Expense Audit platform uses artificial intelligence (AI) to detect expensing fraud and cut down on mistakes, has raised $35 million.
Supercomputer maker Cray introduces first exascale-class system

Supercomputer maker Cray introduces first exascale-class system

Cray today introduced Shasta, its first line of exascale-class supercomputers. Shasta will be able to carry out AI training and research.
HeadSpin raises $20 million for mobile app performance testing

HeadSpin raises $20 million for mobile app performance testing

HeadSpin's network of more than 22,000 real-world devices and novel use of artificial intelligence helps its customers test and monitor mobile apps.
Chinese Military May Gain From Western University Ties, Report Warns

Chinese Military May Gain From Western University Ties, Report Warns

President Xi Jinping of China, second from right, touring the National Graphene Institute at the University of Manchester in England in 2015. A Chinese student there who studied graphene, described as
Chinese Military May Gain From Western University Ties, Report Warns

Chinese Military May Gain From Western University Ties, Report Warns

President Xi Jinping of China, second from right, touring the National Graphene Institute at the University of Manchester in England in 2015. A Chinese student there who studied graphene, described as
Computers will soon outsmart us. Does that make an A.I. rebellion inevitable?

Computers will soon outsmart us. Does that make an A.I. rebellion inevitable?

At this point, the question isn’t so much “if” AI will ever surpass humans in terms of thinking abilities, it’s “when.” What happens when we reach that point? Charles J. Simon attempts to answer that
Google Announced AI for Social Good Program

Google Announced AI for Social Good Program

Jeff Dean, Google Senior Fellow, SVP, Google AI, presenting at Google AI for Social Good event – 10/29/2018Today, we were invited at the Google Cloud HQ in Sunnyvale to hear more about the new AI for
Intel, Mobileye, and Champion Motors team up to deploy Israel’s first self-driving taxi service

Intel, Mobileye, and Champion Motors team up to deploy Israel’s first self-driving taxi service

Intel and Mobileye, its self-driving car research subisidary, have teamed up with Champion Motors to deploy autonomous taxis in Israel in 2019.
On Instagram, 11,696 Examples of How Hate Thrives on Social Media

On Instagram, 11,696 Examples of How Hate Thrives on Social Media

Outside the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh, where a gunman killed 11 people on Saturday. After the shooting, anti-Semitic messages surged on Instagram.
On Instagram, 11,696 Examples of How Hate Thrives on Social Media

On Instagram, 11,696 Examples of How Hate Thrives on Social Media

Outside the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh, where a gunman killed 11 people on Saturday. After the shooting, anti-Semitic messages surged on Instagram.
On Instagram, 11,696 Examples of How Hate Thrives on Social Media

On Instagram, 11,696 Examples of How Hate Thrives on Social Media

Outside the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh, where a gunman killed 11 people on Saturday. After the shooting, anti-Semitic messages surged on Instagram.
On Instagram, 11,696 Examples of How Hate Thrives on Social Media

On Instagram, 11,696 Examples of How Hate Thrives on Social Media

Outside the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh, where a gunman killed 11 people on Saturday. After the shooting, anti-Semitic messages surged on Instagram.
On Instagram, 11,696 Examples of How Hate Thrives on Social Media

On Instagram, 11,696 Examples of How Hate Thrives on Social Media

Outside the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh, where a gunman killed 11 people on Saturday. After the shooting, anti-Semitic messages surged on Instagram.
Google AI listens to 15 years of sea-bottom recordings for hidden whale songs

Google AI listens to 15 years of sea-bottom recordings for hidden whale songs

Google and a group of game cetologists have undertaken an AI-based investigation of years of undersea recordings, hoping to create a machine learning model that can spot humpback whale calls. It's
Google Pledges $25 Million for 'Good' AI, Totally Isn't Trying to Make You Forget That Military AI Stuff

Google Pledges $25 Million for 'Good' AI, Totally Isn't Trying to Make You Forget That Military AI Stuff

Google has faced a lot of backlash since Gizmodo revealed in March that the company was helping the United States Department of Defense develop artificial intelligence that could be used to analyze

At long last, pet portraits with background blur are possible on the iPhone XR

The new iPhones have some great new photography features, but the XR lacks a couple, for instance portrait mode for non-people subjects, owing to its sadly having only the one camera. So last year!
Data startup H1 raises $6 million to develop AI tools for searching disease research

Data startup H1 raises $6 million to develop AI tools for searching disease research

H1's AI-powered search platform surfaces disease research papers from hundreds of thousands of web profiles, journals, and conferences.