Category: Artificial Intelligence

How Yoox Net-A-Porter Is Using Artificial Intelligence To Revive Artisan Craft

How Yoox Net-A-Porter Is Using Artificial Intelligence To Revive Artisan Craft

My recent claim that fashion needs more imagination when it comes to using artificial intelligence has been unexpectedly answered by a project combining e-commerce data and artisanship. Not an obvious pairing, but the brainchild of passionate ‘dataphile’ Yoox Net-A-Porter Group Chairman and CEO, Federico Marchetti, and HRH The Prince of Wales, whose appreciation and support of artisanal craftsmanship (and dedication to safeguarding its future) is decades-long.

Artificial Intelligence Is Used To Understand The Geospatial World To Improve Business And Governmental Performance

Artificial Intelligence Is Used To Understand The Geospatial World To Improve Business And Governmental Performance

Recently, there was brief news about Microsoft Flight Simulator and a tower more than 200 stories tall – created by a typo. As funny as that was, it missed the larger picture. Google Earth started a trend that has continued, and the virtualization of the world has proceeded at a rapid pace. It is now to the point where real business benefit is being gained by such work, supporting the application of artificial intelligence (AI) to even more problems.

The Impact of Artificial Intelligence on Surgery

The Impact of Artificial Intelligence on Surgery

Artificial Intelligence – “We’ve witnessed ten years of change in a month” is a typical description of how the pandemic is accelerating the use of telemedicine. Before the virus, video appointments made up only 1% of the 350m consultations which Britain’s National Health Service handles each year. Companies like Docly, eConsult and AccuRx are changing that. The latter claims that 90% of primary care clinics in England are now using its video-calling system.

Artificial Intelligence Used To Predict Loneliness In Senior Citizens

Artificial Intelligence Used To Predict Loneliness In Senior Citizens

Researchers have used artificial intelligence to accurately predict loneliness in residents at a senior housing community in San Diego. Publishing in the American Journal of Psychiatry, the researchers were able to harness natural language processing (NLP) and machine learning to classify the sentiment and emotions of speech.

“The Reasonable Robot” Looks At The Intersection Of Artificial Intelligence (AI) And Law

“The Reasonable Robot” Looks At The Intersection Of Artificial Intelligence (AI) And Law

Artificial Intelligence – I was sent a copy of Ryan Abbott’s “The Reasonable Robot” by the publishers. It is an interesting book that discusses a few critical areas of law as they could interact with artificial intelligence (AI).

Artificial intelligence learns continental hydrology

Artificial intelligence learns continental hydrology

Artificial Intelligence – Changes to water masses which are stored on the continents can be detected with the help of satellites. The data sets on the Earth’s gravitational field which are required for this, stem from the GRACE and GRACE-FO satellite missions. As these data sets only include the typical large-scale mass anomalies, no

7 Successful Ways To Use Artificial Intelligence To Improve Your Business Processes

7 Successful Ways To Use Artificial Intelligence To Improve Your Business Processes

Artificial Intelligence – Now more than ever, you may be looking for ways to make your business more efficient, more streamlined, more cost-effective, and better able to cope with changing market needs. Artificial intelligence – in particular, AI-driven automation – is helping companies achieve all this and more.

Artificial Intelligence And Data Privacy – Turning A Risk Into A Benefit

Artificial Intelligence And Data Privacy – Turning A Risk Into A Benefit

One of the most important reasons business, especially consumer facing business, wants to have lots of data is to know as much about the market, us, as possible. Artificial intelligence (AI) has made that focus on customers more and more accurate. While business has been becoming more invasive, governments have begun to look at and…
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Artificial Intelligence Drives This Brand New Bluetooth Headset From EPOS

Artificial Intelligence Drives This Brand New Bluetooth Headset From EPOS

Artificial Intelligence – If I were to ask you to imagine a headset for making voice and video calls, I’m fairly confident you would think of something that looks like a pair of headphones with a microphone on a boom that sits in front of your mouth to pick up speech clearly. But if I…
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Here Is How The United States Should Regulate Artificial Intelligence

Here Is How The United States Should Regulate Artificial Intelligence

In 1906, in response to shocking reports about the disgusting conditions in U.S. meat-packing facilities, Congress created the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to ensure safe and sanitary food production. In 1934, in the wake of the worst stock market crash in U.S. history, Congress created the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to regulate capital…
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