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reuters.com - Amazon signs deal with British spy agencies to boost use of AI for espionage -FT
Amazon signs deal with British spy agencies to boost use of AI for espionage -FT
Reuters

Oct 25 (Reuters) - Britain's three spy agencies have given a contract to Amazon Web Services, Amazon's (AMZN.O) cloud service unit, to host classified material in a deal aimed at boosting the use of data analytics and artificial intelligence for…

coindesk.com - The Coming Convergence of NFTs and Artificial Intelligence
The Coming Convergence of NFTs and Artificial Intelligence
CoinDesk

Non-fungible tokens (NFT) are becoming one of the most important trends in the crypto ecosystem. The first generation of NFTs has focused on key properties such as ownership representation, transfer, automation as well as building the core building…

medicalxpress.com - Sarah McDonnell - Artificial intelligence sheds light on how the brain processes language
Artificial intelligence sheds light on how the brain processes language
Medical Xpress

by Sarah McDonnell, Massachusetts Institute of Technology In the past few years, artificial intelligence models of language have become very good at certain tasks. Most notably, they excel at predicting the next word in a string of text; this…

forbes.com - Ganes Kesari - The 3 Steps To Building An AI-Powered Organization
The 3 Steps To Building An AI-Powered Organization
Forbes

The COVID-19 crisis led to fundamental changes in how we conduct business. The big question today is whether these innovations will be sustained and built upon after the crisis. How can leaders incorporate pandemic-induced innovations to augment…

venturebeat.com - Kyle Wiggers - AI Weekly: The intractable challenge of bias in AI
AI Weekly: The intractable challenge of bias in AI
VentureBeat

Last week, Twitter shared research showing that the platform's algorithms amplify tweets from right-of-center politicians and news outlets at the expense of left-leaning sources. Rumman Chowdhury, the head of Twitter's machine learning, ethics…

venturebeat.com - Arthur Cole - Utilizing AI to improve mass transit
Utilizing AI to improve mass transit
VentureBeat

Of all the ways AI is expected to improve modern life, perhaps none is more intriguing than its impact on mass transit. The pandemic will not last forever. So, at some point, people around the world will once again need to move from place to place…

venturebeat.com - Kyle Wiggers - AI-powered spend management platform Yokoy secures $26M
AI-powered spend management platform Yokoy secures $26M
VentureBeat

Spend management platform Yokoy today announced that it raised $26 million in series A financing from Left Lane, with participation from prominent European investor Balderton Capital. The Zurich, Switzerland-based company says that it'll use the…

medium.com - Jesus Rodriguez - The Four Pillars of Trusted AI
The Four Pillars of Trusted AI
Medium

I recently started an AI-focused educational newsletter, that already has over 100,000 subscribers. TheSequence is a no-BS (meaning no hype, no news etc) ML-oriented newsletter that takes 5 minutes to read. The goal is to keep you up to date with…

medium.com - Angela Wilkins - Healthcare AI's Equity Problem
Healthcare AI's Equity Problem
Medium

We are currently in the midst of what some have called the “wild west” of AI. Though healthcare is one of the most heavily regulated sectors, the regulation of AI in this space is still in its infancy. The rules are being written as…

brookings.edu - Cameron F. Kerry - Strengthening international cooperation on AI
Strengthening international cooperation on AI
Brookings

Since 2017, when Canada became the first country to adopt a national AI strategy, at least 60 countries have adopted some form of policy for artificial intelligence (AI). The prospect of an estimated boost of 16 percent, or US$13 trillion, to…

forbes.com - David Hambling - This Hotshot AI Drone Can Speed Through Complex Environments Thanks To New Kind Of Virtual Training
This Hotshot AI Drone Can Speed Through Complex Environments Thanks To New Kind Of Virtual Training
Forbes

A team from the University of Zurich has trained an artificial intelligence system to fly a drone in a virtual environment full of obstacles before setting it loose in the real world, where it was able to weave around obstacles at 40 kph (25 mph)…

internationalbanker.com - internationalbanker - Artificial Intelligence: The New Power in Digital Banking
Artificial Intelligence: The New Power in Digital Banking
International Banker

By Franck Coisnon, Group Industry Director, Atos As the sophistication of artificial intelligence and intelligent algorithm technologies has increased, they now have the potential to revolutionize traditional banking models and deliver a shift to…

forbes.com - Jack Kelly - Vonage Is On A Voyage To Web3 And The Metaverse With AI-Driven 'Conversational Commerce' Transforming The Online-Shopping Experience
Vonage Is On A Voyage To Web3 And The Metaverse With AI-Driven 'Conversational Commerce' Transforming The Online-Shopping Experience
Forbes

Vonage, the New Jersey-based, cloud-communications technology company, is preparing to radically transform the way people shop by making it an amazing experience—rather than a chore. The tech company recently acquired Jumper.ai, a software…

justsecurity.org - Kristen Osenga - Changing the Story: Artificial Intelligence and Patent Eligibility
Changing the Story: Artificial Intelligence and Patent Eligibility
Just Security

Editor's Note: The author participated in an event titled “ Protecting and Promoting AI Innovation: Patent Eligibility Reform as an Imperative for National Security and Innovation ” as part of a symposium on Security, Privacy, and…

medium.com - Adam Hundt - Applying AI technologies to Offline and Online Retail
Applying AI technologies to Offline and Online Retail
Medium

Businesses in the retail industry need to incorporate AI capabilities to compete successfully. Retailers that fail to do so risk their own peril. Retailers that embrace AI will find it helps them unlock new insights, increase sales, and build…

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