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forbes.com - Tom Taulli - AI (Artificial Intelligence): Build It Or Buy It?
AI (Artificial Intelligence): Build It Or Buy It?
Forbes

Founded in 2005, Rimini Street is a provider of support services for enterprise applications from companies like SAP, Oracle and Salesforce.com. The goal is to reach $1 billion in revenues by 2026. And to accomplish this, the company evaluated a…

techcrunch.com - Natasha Lomas - AI-driven audio cloning startup gives voice to Einstein chatbot
AI-driven audio cloning startup gives voice to Einstein chatbot
TechCrunch

You'll need to prick up your ears up for this slice of deepfakery emerging from the wacky world of synthesized media: A digital version of Albert Einstein — with a synthesized voice that's been (re)created using AI voice cloning technology…

techcrunch.com - Darrell Etherington - How one founder build a startup around compassion facilitated by AI
How one founder build a startup around compassion facilitated by AI
TechCrunch

Image Credits: Richard Lam (source photo) In the second episode of our new podcast Found, our guest is Brie Code. Code is the founder and CEO of TRU LUV, a startup based out of Toronto that has its roots in the game industry, but that is taking a…

techcrunch.com - Alex Wilhelm - Why it's not surprising to see nine-figure AI rounds
Why it's not surprising to see nine-figure AI rounds
TechCrunch

Welcome back to The TechCrunch Exchange, a weekly startups-and-markets newsletter. It's broadly based on the daily column that appears on Extra Crunch, but free, and made for your weekend reading. If you want it in your inbox every Saturday…

techcrunch.com - Sponsored post: Adapt or die: Why an AI-powered platform is critical in the Covid-19 era
Sponsored post: Adapt or die: Why an AI-powered platform is critical in the Covid-19 era
TechCrunch

The Covid-19 pandemic taught companies in every industry the harsh Darwinian lesson of “adapt or die.” This need for adaptation is most conspicuous in the traditional B2B sales funnel, a process that hinges on the success of…

thestar.com - Gillian K. Hadfield - The Saturday Debate: Should we fear artificial intelligence?
The Saturday Debate: Should we fear artificial intelligence?
Toronto Star

Artificial intelligence has the power to change the world — and it, as it advances from useful to essential, then from essential to mandatory and finally from mandatory to directive. “Machines will tell us what to do,” warns…

axios.com - Bryan Walsh - The doctor's office of the future will have an AI listening in
The doctor's office of the future will have an AI listening in
Axios

Artificial intelligence is breaking into the doctor's office, with new models that can transcribe, analyze and even offer predictions based on written notes and conversations between physicians and their patients. Why it matters: AI models can…

venturebeat.com - Ben Dickson - Why Microsoft's new AI acquisition is a big deal
Why Microsoft's new AI acquisition is a big deal
VentureBeat

Join Transform 2021 this July 12-16. Register fo r the AI event of the year. Microsoft's recent shopping spree reached a new climax this week with the announcement of its $19.7 billion acquisition of Nuance, a company that provides speech…

inputmag.com - Mehreen Kasana - This AI nose will help you sniff out your surroundings
This AI nose will help you sniff out your surroundings
Input

Soon after the COVID-19 pandemic began, medical experts pointed at how those affected by the virus may temporarily lose their sense of smell and taste. The good news is that principal program manager at Microsoft, Benjamin Cabe, has developed a…

techcrunch.com - Walter Thompson - Extra Crunch roundup: UiPath's IPO filing, predicting revenue, how to pivot properly, much more
Extra Crunch roundup: UiPath's IPO filing, predicting revenue, how to pivot properly, much more
TechCrunch

This is not a boast, but a warning: I could write a how-to article on almost any topic. Give me enough time to do some research, and I can put together a reliable step-by-step for building a custom gaming PC, installing a hot water heater or…

northwestern.edu - So Your Company Isn't Getting the Most out of Analytics and AI. Here's What to Do.
So Your Company Isn't Getting the Most out of Analytics and AI. Here's What to Do.
Northwestern University

We'll send you one email a week with content you actually want to read, curated by the Insight team. The limited-release flavor, alas, was not long for this world. But the data that was collected on who did and didn't purchase it has led to some…

hindustantimes.com - HT Tech - Blizzard, IBM use AI to find the best Overwatch players
Blizzard, IBM use AI to find the best Overwatch players
Hindustan Times

Blizzard Entertainment has partnered with IBM to use Artificial Intelligence (AI) for finding the best Overwatch players in the world. Both companies have signed a multiyear partnership to use AI-based solutions and insights to analyse players and…

theguardian.com - Mark Sweney - Poppy Gustafsson: the Darktrace tycoon in new cybersecurity era
Poppy Gustafsson: the Darktrace tycoon in new cybersecurity era
The Guardian

Poppy Gustafsson runs a cutting-edge and gender-diverse cybersecurity firm on the brink of a £3bn stock market debut, but she is happy to reference pop culture classic the Terminator to help describe what Darktrace actually does. Launched in…

medium.com - Are You Syrious? - AYS Daily Digest 16/04/2021 - European Officials Made Deals With Libyan Coast Guard Knowing People…
AYS Daily Digest 16/04/2021 - European Officials Made Deals With Libyan Coast Guard Knowing People…
Medium

For several years, people on the move and advocates have been sounding the alarm about cooperation with Libya. Despite evidence of torture in Libyan camps, despite evidence of brutality on the part of the so-called coast guard, EU governments…

stuff.co.nz - Keeping up with the machines, new supercomputer will be NZ's most powerful for AI
Keeping up with the machines, new supercomputer will be NZ's most powerful for AI
Stuff

New Zealand is scrambling to stay ahead of the artificial intelligence curve as it loses its early advantage and others ramp up their investments. Academics argue we can't ever hope to be at the front of a pack led by China and the United States…

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