artificial intelligence

The ACLU used Amazon’s facial recognition and it labelled Congress members as criminals

The ACLU used Amazon’s facial recognition and it labelled Congress members as criminals

AI researchers have repeatedly found that machine learning software picks up biases in the data from which it learns. This bias has been demonstrated in…
5 Exciting Innovations in Gaming That Entrepreneurs Absolutely Should Know About

5 Exciting Innovations in Gaming That Entrepreneurs Absolutely Should Know About

If you're in the gaming world, school yourself in AR, VR, AI, cloud-based gaming and blockchain. Everyone else is.
5 Exciting Innovations in Gaming That Entrepreneurs Absolutely Should Know About

5 Exciting Innovations in Gaming That Entrepreneurs Absolutely Should Know About

If you're in the gaming world, school yourself in AR, VR, AI, cloud-based gaming and blockchain. Everyone else is.
Review: Lenovo Smart Display gives Google Assistant a better home, but there’s room for improvement

Review: Lenovo Smart Display gives Google Assistant a better home, but there’s room for improvement

REVIEW: Google Assistant has spread over the past year or so from Home smart speakers with no visual aid to Android smartphones, televisions, tablets, the Google Assistant iOS app for iPhone and iPad,
Bidalgo uses AI to make mobile advertising more creative

Bidalgo uses AI to make mobile advertising more creative

Bidalgo is applying artificial intelligence to the art of creating effective ads for mobile apps and games. The company is launching Creative AI, a technology that makes it easier for advertisers to
Tito’s Handmade Vodka partners with Allrecipes on Barkeep, a mixologist chatbot

Tito’s Handmade Vodka partners with Allrecipes on Barkeep, a mixologist chatbot

Tito's Handmade Vodka is partnering with Allrecipes to launch a mixologist chatbot with Drizly integration.
Amazon’s Facial Recognition Wrongly Identifies 28 Lawmakers, A.C.L.U. Says

Amazon’s Facial Recognition Wrongly Identifies 28 Lawmakers, A.C.L.U. Says

An Amazon image showing the company’s facial recognition system identifying Werner Vogels, the company’s chief technology officer.
Amazon’s Facial Recognition Wrongly Identifies 28 Lawmakers, A.C.L.U. Says

Amazon’s Facial Recognition Wrongly Identifies 28 Lawmakers, A.C.L.U. Says

An Amazon image showing the company’s facial recognition system identifying Werner Vogels, the company’s chief technology officer.
Amazon’s Facial Recognition Wrongly Identifies 28 Lawmakers, A.C.L.U. Says

Amazon’s Facial Recognition Wrongly Identifies 28 Lawmakers, A.C.L.U. Says

An Amazon image showing the company’s facial recognition system identifying Werner Vogels, the company’s chief technology officer.
Miso Robotics’ Flippy robot will fry chicken and tater tots at Dodgers Stadium this summer

Miso Robotics’ Flippy robot will fry chicken and tater tots at Dodgers Stadium this summer

Miso Robotics' Flippy restaurant robot will serve up fried chicken and tater tots at Dodgers Stadium this summer.

Snap40 raises $8M for its AI-powered patient monitoring solution

Snap40, a Scottish startup that has developed an AI-enabled wearable device to help health professionals monitor patients either on the hospital ward or at home, has raised $8 million in seed funding.
SmartArm’s AI-powered prosthesis takes the prize at Microsoft’s Imagine Cup

SmartArm’s AI-powered prosthesis takes the prize at Microsoft’s Imagine Cup

A pair of Canadian students making a simple, inexpensive prosthetic arm have taken home the grand prize at Microsoft's Imagine Cup, a global startup competition the company holds yearly. SmartArm will
Density pairs infrared sensors with cloud AI to measure crowds indoors

Density pairs infrared sensors with cloud AI to measure crowds indoors

San Francisco-based startup Density uses infrared sensors to anonymously track people's movements indoors.
A beginner’s guide to AI: Natural language processing

A beginner’s guide to AI: Natural language processing

This is the third story in our continuing series covering the basics of AI. While it isn’t necessary to read the first article, which covers neural networks, doing so may add to your understanding of
Waymo partners with Walmart, AutoNation, Avis, and others to drive their customers

Waymo partners with Walmart, AutoNation, Avis, and others to drive their customers

Alphabet's Waymo is starting trials to ferry shoppers to Walmart Inc's stores in Phoenix, Arizona, the company said.
Google is baking machine learning into its BigQuery data warehouse

Google is baking machine learning into its BigQuery data warehouse

There are still a lot of obstacles to building machine learning models and one of those is that in order to build those models, developers often have to move a lot of data back and forth between their
G Suite and Google Cloud get FIDO security key support, context-aware access controls, and more

G Suite and Google Cloud get FIDO security key support, context-aware access controls, and more

At Google Cloud Next this week, Google announced a slew of new security-focused products heading to G Suite and Google Cloud, including the Titan Security Key, Cloud HSM, enhanced transparency tools,
AI Benchmark rates smartphones’ neural network performance

AI Benchmark rates smartphones’ neural network performance

AI Benchmark is a new app for Android devices that compares hardware-accelerated neural network performance across a host of computer vision tasks.
Yext integrates with Amazon’s Alexa to supply hours, addresses, other business info

Yext integrates with Amazon’s Alexa to supply hours, addresses, other business info

Amazon's Alexa will source business data from Yext, a digital knowledge management platform that counts Taco Bell, Arby's, Marriott, and Rite Aid among its clients.
Google Glass Is Back–Now With Artificial Intelligence

Google Glass Is Back–Now With Artificial Intelligence

An app for Glass aimed at factory workers can understand spoken language and respond with oral responses. Next up: image recognition.