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Indian-American computer scientist selected for NSF’s CAREER award

An Indian-American computer scientist has won National Science Foundation's prestigious CAREER award for his research on redesigning current machine-learning processes. Anshumali Shrivastava was one of the recipients of the CAREER awards given to about 400...

Harver raises $8.1 million, seeks to “kill” resumes with AI recruitment platform

Matching candidates to jobs is a frustrating process for employers and job seekers, with attrition rates for beginning positions often hitting 100% each year. Harver, founded in 2014 in Amsterdam, is applying AI to...

The Case Against Quick Wins in Predictive Analytics Projects

While "quick wins" are desirable, getting them in a predictive project can be difficult. We review 2 major obstacles to quick wins in predictive analytics projects. When beginning a new predictive analytics project, the client...

Facebook Research Raises Bar on Go-playing Machines

One of the last bastions of human mastery over computers is the game of Go—the best human players beat the best Go engines with ease. That’s largely because of the way Go engines work. These...

Future Factories: How AI Enables Smart Manufacturing

Today’s consumers are pickier than ever. They want customized, personalized, and unique products over standardized ones and prefer local, smaller producers over large-scale global manufacturers. At the same time, they also expect locally-produced products...

How Google Aims To Dominate Artificial Intelligence

Today Google is announcing TensorFlow, its open ­source platform for machine learning, giving anyone a computer and internet connection (and casual background in deep learning algorithms) access to one of the most powerful machine...

Big data is doomed unless basic data management improves

Before companies can do fancy things with data, like predictive analytics and data monetization, they need to fix the “broken fundamentals of data,” according to a new report by TechVision Research. The report, by Noreen...

Role of Big Data being felt more in finance and trading

Big data has its fingerprints on everything these days. It doesn’t matter what industry or business you’re looking at, it’s hard to separate major business decisions from big data. This is certainly true when...

Industrial IoT Analytics Moving Into Prime Time

Implementing an Internet of Things (IoT) program isn't exactly like flipping a switch. There's a lot involved, from sensors where the data is initially collected to the network the data travels to the analytics...

Researchers can now make neighborhood voting predictions from Google Street View images

In a sign that computers will be able to perform image analysis as fluently as text analysis, a group of Stanford-based researchers were able to make accurate predictions about neighborhood voting patterns based on...






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