Competitive landscape for machine intelligence: a focus on talent

Three years ago, our venture capital firm began studying startups in artificial intelligence. AI felt misunderstood, burdened by expectations from science fiction, and so for the last two years we’ve tried to capture the...

US robotic-assisted surgery market 2016: third generation tech emerges

Research and Markets has announced the addition of The US Robotic-assisted Surgery Market, 2016 report from Research and Markets traces the history of the first clinical applications for robotic devices and all associated technology...

IBM, clinic personalizing health care using use cognitive computing

Cleveland Clinic and IBM today announced a five-year agreement to expand the Clinic’s health information technology capabilities. The Clinic and IBM aim to establish a model for a health system transition to value-based care...

6 business upheavals from artificial intelligence

Over the past few decades, artificial intelligence, or AI, has morphed from science fiction into an integral part of 21st century life. And what we’ve seen so far is just the beginning. Experts expect...

Why AI has not – yet – revolutionized healthcare

Artificial intelligence and machine learning are predicted to be part of the next industrial revolution and could help business and industry - including healthcare - save billions of dollars by the next decade. The tech...

VA to use AI to Personalize Care Plans for Vets

The Department of Veterans Affairs will work with Flow Health to build a medical knowledge graph to inform decision-making and train artificial intelligence to personalize care plans. The objective of the 5-year partnership, Flow Health...

AI World Executive Summit recap: AI in Clinical Diagnostics

Lux Research recently helped co-chair the Artificial Intelligence (AI) World Executive Summit in San Francisco, CA - www.aiworldexpo.com One of the many wonderful presentations given at the conference was by David Ledbetter, a data scientist at...

Dean Kamen Sees a Major Revolution in Health Care Coming

THERE ARE TWO kinds of people in Washington, DC, says entrepreneur Dean Kamen. There are the policy experts, whom he calls cynics. And there are the scientists, whom he deems optimists. Kamen, speaking at the White House...

Say hello to your next robot nurse

The next time you visit a hospital, do not be surprised if you find robots as your new nursing assistants. Robots can imitate human motions as well as effectively coordinate their actions with humans even...

A.I. making a difference in cancer care

editors note: in case you missed it, this past Sunday, 60 minutes featured a section on Artificial Intelligence. Here's an article by CBS news covering the coverage It helps us drive our cars, use our...