artificial intelligence

How AI Is Bringing the Vatican Secret Archives Into the Light of Day

How AI Is Bringing the Vatican Secret Archives Into the Light of Day

A new AI translation project is turning the contents of the Vatican Secret Archives into text that the general public may one day be able to read. The advance could make hundreds of years of Catholic

ScienceLogic release gives IT view across entire stack

It’s tough being part of IT Ops these days. Your company could be operating across public and private clouds, and in many cases, an internal datacenter too. Meanwhile your developers are generating

Does Your Doctor Need a Voice Assistant?

By helping them spend more time listening to patients and less time typing into electronic health records, voice assistants aim to keep physicians from getting burned out.
From vaping to drones, 8 tech trends we may look back on and cringe

From vaping to drones, 8 tech trends we may look back on and cringe

Folks used to insulate their homes with asbestos and smoke on airplanes. What are the modern tech trends which may prompt similar 'what were they thinking?' reactions in the future? Here are
Facebook expands downvote tests on comments

Facebook expands downvote tests on comments

Mark Twain had it right: There’s no such thing as a new idea. To wit: Facebook is currently testing arrows to let users ‘up’ vote or ‘down’ vote individual comments in some of its international
Suki raises $15 million to grow its virtual assistant for doctors

Suki raises $15 million to grow its virtual assistant for doctors

Suki, formerly known as Robin, today announced it has raised $15 million to grow its virtual assistant that helps doctors log events and record electronic health record (EHR) data through the use of
The US lags behind 8 other countries in AI and automation readiness

The US lags behind 8 other countries in AI and automation readiness

Hold the narrative about self-aware artificial intelligence wiping out the human race, at least for now. We’ve got more pressing issues. According to a study published last week, the United States is
Hollywood’s algorithms will determine tomorrow’s blockbusters

Hollywood’s algorithms will determine tomorrow’s blockbusters

There’s always been place for robots in Hollywood, but these days they’re employees as often as props. AI is becoming an increasingly important part of Tinsel Town’s behind-the-scenes dynamic. In the

Could Artificial Intelligence Predict the Next 'Avengers: Infinity War'?

A handful of companies are already using machine learning to try to anticipate the next blockbuster.
As AI advances rapidly, More Human Than Human says, “Stop, let’s think about this”

As AI advances rapidly, More Human Than Human says, “Stop, let’s think about this”

New AI-focused documentary has info that can even surprise a tech editor.
Twitter also sold data to Cambridge Analytica researcher Aleksandr Kogan

Twitter also sold data to Cambridge Analytica researcher Aleksandr Kogan

Everyone who didn’t sell data to Cambridge Analytica or Aleksandr Kogan please take one step forward. Not so fast @Jack. Twitter, it turns out, also sold data to the former Cambridge Analytica

Three Technology Trends Disrupting the B2B Supply Chain

Automation, AI and analytics, blockchain, and omni-channel sales promise to disrupt the supply chain. This piece, prepared by our partner, Celestica, explores the impact. The post Three Technology
China’s Golaxy AI defeats top Go player too — but is it ready for DeepMind?

China’s Golaxy AI defeats top Go player too — but is it ready for DeepMind?

China has finally developed its own Go-master AI called Golaxy. Last week it overwhelmingly defeated Chinese Go champion Ke Jie, putting it on par with its Silicon Valley contemporary in Google’s

Europe eyeing bot IDs, ad transparency and blockchain to fight fakes

European Union lawmakers want online platforms to come up with their own systems to identify bot accounts. This is as part of a voluntary Code of Practice the European Commission now wants platforms
Corporate America Is Saving Boatloads on Trump Tax-Cut Windfall

Corporate America Is Saving Boatloads on Trump Tax-Cut Windfall

America’s companies are swimming in cash thanks to the big cut in the corporate tax rate.
The Hive raises $26.5 million fund for enterprise AI startups

The Hive raises $26.5 million fund for enterprise AI startups

The Hive, a venture-backed accelerator for early-stage startups, today announced it has raised a $26.5 million fund to launch enterprise AI startups. The round will be used to fund seven or more
The Pentagon Could Get Self-Driving Vehicles First

The Pentagon Could Get Self-Driving Vehicles First

Forget Uber, Waymo and Tesla: the next big name in self-driving vehicles could be the Pentagon.
Ask Siri to define “mother” twice and you’re in for a shock

Ask Siri to define “mother” twice and you’re in for a shock

AI-powered voice assistants and their smart speaker abodes are hot items these days. But useful (or not) as they may be, they come with some inherent risks. Driven primarily by voice, there is no
Ask Siri to define “mother” twice and you’re in for a shock

Ask Siri to define “mother” twice and you’re in for a shock

AI-powered voice assistants and their smart speaker abodes are hot items these days. But useful (or not) as they may be, they come with some inherent risks. Driven primarily by voice, there is no
Google Co-Founder Sergey Brin Cautions Against Artificial Intelligence Threats

Google Co-Founder Sergey Brin Cautions Against Artificial Intelligence Threats

Add Google co-founder Sergey Brin to the list of people who don’t think that there are no concerns related to artificial intelligence that should be addressed in due course. While he’s not in the same