artificial intelligence (AI)

Alphabet tackles industrial robot software market
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automation

Alphabet tackles industrial robot software market

Intrinsic will teach industrial robots to perform complex tasks
23 Jul 2021
What is Robotic Process Automation?
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automation

What is Robotic Process Automation?

How does RPA work, how is it used, and what are the pros and cons?
23 Jul 2021
Preparing for AI-enabled cyber attacks
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Whitepaper

Preparing for AI-enabled cyber attacks

MIT technology review insights
22 Jul 2021
Unilabs to deploy Ibex’s AI-assisted cancer diagnostic platform across Europe
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artificial intelligence (AI)

Unilabs to deploy Ibex’s AI-assisted cancer diagnostic platform across Europe

Galen by Ibex is CE-marked for breast and prostate cancer detection
21 Jul 2021
ICO launches AI risk assessment toolkit for businesses
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Information Commissioner

ICO launches AI risk assessment toolkit for businesses

The watchdog is calling for organisations to test its beta data assessment package on live AI applications
21 Jul 2021
The pros and cons of facial recognition technology
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privacy

The pros and cons of facial recognition technology

Is it really worth risking user privacy in the name of efficiency and security?
20 Jul 2021
The Evolution of Deep Learning and AI
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Sponsored

The Evolution of Deep Learning and AI

Intel’s latest range of datacentre processors is ready to give deep learning a serious boost
19 Jul 2021
Humanities versus STEM: The forced dichotomy where no one wins
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Careers & training

Humanities versus STEM: The forced dichotomy where no one wins

Can philosophy and literature ever have a place in the tech sector?
8 Jul 2021
GitHub Copilot is an AI tool that helps devs to write better code
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software development

GitHub Copilot is an AI tool that helps devs to write better code

The company said it could aid engineers with their work and encourage more people to explore software development
30 Jun 2021
GDPR 2.0: What do Europe’s new AI rules mean for businesses?
Margrethe Vestager and Thierry Breton speaking at a press conference on AI in 2021
IT regulation

GDPR 2.0: What do Europe’s new AI rules mean for businesses?

Although they target 'high-risk' use cases, swathes of organisations could be affected
28 Jun 2021
IBM serves up player tracking tools for Wimbledon fans
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artificial intelligence (AI)

IBM serves up player tracking tools for Wimbledon fans

Tech giant unveils Watson AI features that will alert fans to new players and potential upsets
24 Jun 2021
Intel data centre boss exits as CEO plots major shake-up
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Careers & training

Intel data centre boss exits as CEO plots major shake-up

The move is part of a major restructure at the firm which involves the creation of two new business units
23 Jun 2021
EU privacy watchdogs call for facial recognition ban in public spaces
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artificial intelligence (AI)

EU privacy watchdogs call for facial recognition ban in public spaces

The EDPB and EDPS claim a ban is needed if we want to preserve our freedoms and create a human-centric legal framework for AI
22 Jun 2021
Hyundai completes Boston Dynamics acquisition
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artificial intelligence (AI)

Hyundai completes Boston Dynamics acquisition

US robotics company will complement Hyundai's AI expertise
21 Jun 2021
HPE bolsters HPC business with Determined AI acquisition
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mergers and acquisitions

HPE bolsters HPC business with Determined AI acquisition

The four-year-old startup will join the company's high-performance computing business unit
21 Jun 2021
The IT Pro Podcast: When bots go bad
The IT Pro Podcast: When bots go bad
customer experience (CX)

The IT Pro Podcast: When bots go bad

Chatbots may be the future, but they’re no substitute for genuine intelligence
18 Jun 2021
US creates AI data-sharing task force
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artificial intelligence (AI)

US creates AI data-sharing task force

Group will oversee the creation of educational resources for AI
11 Jun 2021
Canadian mounted police broke law with Clearview AI deal
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artificial intelligence (AI)

Canadian mounted police broke law with Clearview AI deal

The use of a facial image database violated the country’s Privacy Act, said Canada’s privacy regulator
11 Jun 2021
ISG and Cognigy partner on automated conversational AI
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artificial intelligence (AI)

ISG and Cognigy partner on automated conversational AI

New partnership will help businesses automate customer and employee conversations via any channel and in any language
10 Jun 2021
US Senate approves bill to counter China tech competition
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Policy & legislation

US Senate approves bill to counter China tech competition

The measures will look to combat competition from China and boost US semiconductor manufacturing
9 Jun 2021
Mythic launches power-sipping AI chip
Mythic 1076 chip
Hardware

Mythic launches power-sipping AI chip

Edge-focused AI chip consumes one-tenth the power of a desktop GPU
8 Jun 2021
Trusted AI 101
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Whitepaper

Trusted AI 101

A guide to building trustworthy and ethical AI systems
8 Jun 2021
The AI-powered supply chain
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Whitepaper

The AI-powered supply chain

Better demand forecasting and operational excellence
8 Jun 2021