IBM AI challenges human debater
Published in AI
Tuesday, 12 February 2019 22:45

IBM AI challenges human debater


Think 2019: Project Debater AI

IBM  showed off something very significant today, and dared to challenge someone who claimed to be the European's best debater in an attempt to win an argument. The judge declared a human as a winner, but the AI machine did a great job while offering comprehensive amount of data to back the argument. This is as big as IBM's  Big Blue supercomputer beating Kasparov in 1997.

Companies need to do 100s of AI experiments
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Tuesday, 12 February 2019 20:16

Companies need to do 100s of AI experiments


Think 2019: IBM Rob Thomas General manager AI data and AI

IBM is holding its annual Think 2019 conference and AI is of course a big part of it. We had a chance to hear Rob Thomas,  General Manager of AI data and AI, who delivered a very interesting analysis on the state of things with the technology.

Big Blue spices up AI with  McCormick
Published in AI
Tuesday, 05 February 2019 12:57

Big Blue spices up AI with McCormick


AI getting everywhere

The move to AI is making for some unlikely partners. AI expert IBM and McCormick, which sells spices and condiments, are teaming up to create new all-in-one spice packets.

Top AI computer made by the US government
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Monday, 04 February 2019 12:32

Top AI computer made by the US government


Here comes the flood, we say good-bye to flesh and blood.

A project in eastern Tennessee quietly exceeded the scale of any corporate AI lab and it was run by the US government.

US and China ahead in the battle of the artificial brains
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WIPO report touts IBM has having the most patents

China and the United States are ahead of the global competition to dominate artificial intelligence (AI).

The end of public cloud envy and the rise of AI predicted for this year
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Arcserve says people are getting serious about it all

Arcserve has been shuffling its tarot cards and come up with three predictions for 2019 and their impact over the next 12 months.

Alexa didn't like Qualcomm's AI presentation
Published in AI
Wednesday, 09 January 2019 10:10

Alexa didn't like Qualcomm's AI presentation

 
Claimed a fact was untrue

A Qualcomm executive found he had a fact-checking critic in the form of Amazon's Alexa when he was trying to show off Qualcomm's goods at CES.

Intel teams up with Facebook for AI
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Tuesday, 08 January 2019 12:14

Intel teams up with Facebook for AI


I am sorry Dave I am erasing your nipples

Intel is working with Facebook to finish a new artificial intelligence chip in the second half of this year.

IBM COO of AI and Quantum talks 2019
Published in AI
Wednesday, 26 December 2018 08:02

IBM COO of AI and Quantum talks 2019


Decision making, automation, trusted and reasoning

Dario Gil, chief operating officer of IBM’s AI and quantum computing has shared what was the big thing in 2018 and what might be big with AI in 2019. AI will be easier to use, complementing expert networks and  AI automation

ThoughtRiver developing AI based CV analysis
Published in AI
Friday, 14 December 2018 13:12

ThoughtRiver developing AI based CV analysis


Working alongside Professor Ted Briscoe computational linguistics expert

ThoughtRiver, the Cambridge-based leader in contract pre-screening technology, today announced that it has been awarded funding from Innovate UK for a £400,000 development project working alongside Professor Ted Briscoe, a well-known computational linguistics expert at Cambridge University.