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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.

Why CyberSecurity And AI Are Top Governance Risks For Board Directors And CEOs?

Why CyberSecurity And AI Are Top Governance Risks For Board Directors And CEOs?

Ask most board directors and CEO’s to define cybersecurity and artificial intelligence in a board meeting and have them share their answers and you may well find that their depth of knowledge is too shallow in their duty of care responsibilities.

How machine learning finds anomalies to catch financial cybercriminals

How machine learning finds anomalies to catch financial cybercriminals

In the last few months, millions of dollars have been stolen from unemployment systems during this time of immense pressure due to coronavirus-related claims. A skilled ring of international fraudsters has been submitting false unemployment claims for individuals that still have steady work. The attackers use previously acquired Personally Identifiable Information (PII) such as social…
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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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Machine learning algorithms promise better situational awareness

Machine learning algorithms promise better situational awareness

Army researchers discovered a way to quickly get information to Soldiers in combat using new machine learning techniques. The algorithms will play a significant role in enhancing how the future military will operate. Researchers from the U.S. Army’s Combat Capabilities Development Command’s Army Research Laboratory Defence Science and Technology Laboratory, IBM Thomas J. Watson Research…
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Intel’s New Chips Focus On AI

Intel’s New Chips Focus On AI

Today, Intel launched and disclosed new technologies across its portfolio of processors, with special emphasis on enhanced AI capabilities. Unlike its many competitors, who either produce a CPU, a GPU, an FPGA or an AI-specific accelerator, Intel’s strategy is “all of the above.” The company offers customers a range of solutions, from general purpose to…
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Facial Recognition Bans: What Do They Mean For AI (Artificial Intelligence)?

Facial Recognition Bans: What Do They Mean For AI (Artificial Intelligence)?

Artificial Intelligence – This week IBM, Microsoft and Amazon announced that they would suspend the sale of their facial recognition technology to law enforcement agencies. It’s yet another sign of the dramatic impact of the protests for social justice. But the moves from the tech giants also illustrate the inherent risks of AI, especially when…
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Is The Goal-Driven Systems Pattern The Key To Artificial General Intelligence (AGI)?

Is The Goal-Driven Systems Pattern The Key To Artificial General Intelligence (AGI)?

Since the beginnings of artificial intelligence, researchers have long sought to test the intelligence of machine systems by having them play games against humans. It is often thought that one of the hallmarks of human intelligence is the ability to think creatively, consider various possibilities, and keep a long-term goal in mind while making short-term…
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Agriculture Industry Moves Forward Using Artificial Intelligence (AI) To Improve Crop Management

Agriculture Industry Moves Forward Using Artificial Intelligence (AI) To Improve Crop Management

It is always fun to look at the widening expansion of sectors that are being helped by artificial intelligence (AI). Farming has regularly used technology to improve yields. In recent years, global warming has made it more important to manage water resources through improved irrigation. Now the agriculture industry is looking at adopting AI in…
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The Small Data Revolution: AI Isn't Just For The Big Guys Anymore

The Small Data Revolution: AI Isn’t Just For The Big Guys Anymore

With artificial intelligence now all around us, all the time, we must confront a concerning truth: Never before has a technology so ubiquitous been controlled by such a select few. Of course, it’s a truth that’s easy to overlook because we interact with AI every day. Between the route optimization algorithms that Google Maps uses…
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