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AI-Enabled DevOps: Reimagining Enterprise Application Development

Oct 28, 2020 |

Today, advances in artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) have opened up significant application possibilities, from sensor-driven weather prediction to driverless cars to intelligent chatbots. Development teams have enabled these breakthroughs by leveraging automation to rapidly prototype, iterate, and improve applications. Read more…

Anger Builds Over Big Tech’s Big Data Abuses

Oct 23, 2020 |

The surveillance economy created by big tech firms is coming under greater scrutiny thanks to legal actions like the Department of Justice’s anti-trust lawsuit against Google this week and films like “The Social Dilemma,” which was released last month. Read more…

Openness a Big Advantage as Edge Grows, IBM Says

Oct 22, 2020 |

A large computational build-up is predicted to occur on the edge in the coming years, as organizations look to capture and act upon data as soon after it’s generated as possible, when it has the highest value. Read more…

The Future of Augmented Intelligence: A Q&A with RingDNA

Oct 21, 2020 |

There are legitimate fears about human workers being replaced by machine learning and robots. It is bound to happen, at least on some scale. But instead of succumbing to unreasonable fears about machines destroying jobs en masse, workers are better served preparing for the inevitable adoption of new technology and embracing the opportunity to improve their productivity with AI–augmented intelligence, that is. Read more…

It’s Time to Implement Fair and Ethical AI

Oct 19, 2020 |

Companies have gotten the message that artificial intelligence should be implemented in a manner that is fair and ethical. In fact, a recent study from Deloitte indicates that a majority of companies have actually slowed down their AI implementations to make sure these requirements are met. Read more…

News In Brief

Intel Acquires Model Optimizer SigOpt

Oct 29, 2020 |

Intel Corp. is acquiring AI optimization software vendor SigOpt, a move the chip maker said would complement its existing AI software portfolio while integrating SigOpt’s tools with its AI hardware to accelerate and scale AI software used by model developers. Read more…

Deep Learning Clears the Skies for Volcano Monitoring

Oct 27, 2020 |

Major volcanic eruptions are rare, but potentially cataclysmic: in 2018 alone, a pair of volcanic eruptions in Guatemala and Indonesia killed at least 600 people. As in earthquake sensing, the underlying signals that define volcanic activity are noisy due to instrumental interference, and prophesying volcanic eruptions is an imprecise (and less-than-actionable) affair. Read more…

Databricks Plotting IPO in 2021, Bloomberg Reports

Oct 26, 2020 |

Databricks, which runs a unified data platform in the cloud and is the driving force behind Apache Spark, is preparing for an initial public offering (IPO), possibly in the first half of 2021, according to a report in Bloomberg last week. Read more…

Watson AI is Debatable

Oct 15, 2020 |

An AI system under development by IBM researchers seeks to move its Watson platform beyond chess matches and game shows, combining natural language processing (NLP), listening comprehension and the ability to model human dilemmas to create an agile debating machine. Read more…

New Report Highlights AI’s Role in Businesses’ Pandemic Resilience

Oct 9, 2020 |

During the pandemic, businesses have scrambled to avoid large layoffs and cutbacks by seizing any opportunity to shore up lost revenue from the world’s quieted economies. Now, analytics firm RELX has released its third annual Emerging Tech Executive Report, which applied three years of data to examine AI’s impact on businesses’ successes (or failures) during the pandemic, as well as general trends in enterprise use of AI technologies. Read more…

This Just In

Surecomp Marketplace Goes Live with Financial Crime Solution ThetaRay AML Tech

Oct 30, 2020 |

Oct. 30, 2020 — Surecomp, a leading provider of global trade finance solutions for banks and corporates, has announced ThetaRay as the latest fintech partner to be live on its Marketplace platform. Read more…

Envelop Risk Brings Advanced Machine Learning To Cyber Risk With Dataiku

Oct 30, 2020 |

LONDON, Oct. 30, 2020 — Dataiku, one of the world’s leading Enterprise AI and machine learning platforms, has announced its partnership with global specialty cyber underwriting specialist Envelop Risk. Read more… Expands Enterprise Ecosystem with Conversation Intelligence API, Slack, Zapier Integrations

Oct 29, 2020 |

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 29, 2020 —, a Conversation Intelligence Platform for high growth Revenue teams, announced a major step toward bringing the power of Conversation Intelligence (CI) to every enterprise system, including a new API and integrations for Zapier and Slack. Read more…

Fivetran Named Google Premier Partner

Oct 29, 2020 |

OAKLAND, Calif., Oct. 29, 2020 — Fivetran, a leading provider of automated data integration, today announced that Google has named Fivetran as a Premier Partner, the highest achievable status reserved for Google Cloud partners. Read more…

Clarity AI Raises $15M to Fuel Expansion of Platform

Oct 29, 2020 |

NEW YORK, Oct. 29, 2020 — Clarity AI announced today that it has closed a USD $15 million funding round led by Deutsche Börse AG and co-investor Mundi Ventures. Clarity AI empowers investors to manage the impact of their portfolios through a proprietary technology platform that leverages big data and machine learning to assess sustainability for all societal stakeholders. Read more…

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