Day: September 24, 2020

Perspecta Labs to conduct critical research for machine learning and artificial intelligence security – PRNewswire

September 24, 2020

CHANTILLY, Va., Sept. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Perspecta Inc. (NYSE: PRSP), announced today that its innovative applied research arm, Perspecta Labs, received an award from the Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity (IARPA) to provide research on the Trojans in Artificial Intelligence (TrojAI) program. Advancements in artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) have added complexity […]

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Talking Alone: Researchers Use Artificial Intelligence Tools to Predict Loneliness – UC San Diego Health

September 24, 2020

​For the past couple of decades, there has been a loneliness pandemic, marked by rising rates of suicides and opioid use, lost productivity, increased health care costs and rising mortality. The COVID-19 pandemic, with its associated social distancing and lockdowns, have only made things worse, say experts. Accurately assessing the breadth and depth of societal […]

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Machine learning and Doppler vibrometer monitor household appliances – physicsworld.com

September 24, 2020

Good vibrations: would you like to know what your kettle is doing right now? (Courtesy: Hamish Johnston) A way of monitoring household appliances by using machine learning to analyse vibrations on a wall or ceiling has been developed by researchers in the US. Their system could be used to create centralized smart home systems without […]

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Provably exact artificial intelligence for nuclear and particle physics – MIT News

September 24, 2020

The Standard Model of particle physics describes all the known elementary particles and three of the four fundamental forces governing the universe; everything except gravity. These three forces — electromagnetic, strong, and weak — govern how particles are formed, how they interact, and how the particles decay. Studying particle and nuclear physics within this framework, however, is difficult, and relies on […]

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St. Luke’s Lehighton Pioneers Artificial Intelligence in X-Rays – PRNewswire

September 24, 2020

The algorithm-based software was uploaded to the hospital’s GE X-ray machine. This software enables the machine to identify an X-ray that may contain a pneumothorax and alert the imaging team to prioritize that study, so a physician will quickly see the image and diagnose the abnormality before it becomes a danger to a patient. A […]

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Artificial Intelligence in the C-Store – CSPDailyNews.com

September 24, 2020

CHICAGO — Artificial intelligence (AI) is another important component of modern loyalty, says Sastry Penumarthy, co-founder and vice president of strategy for Punchh, a loyalty firm based in San Mateo, Calif. Humans do not have the time or ability to sift through waves of data to know when and how to communicate and incentivize specific […]

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DoD, Philips Use Artificial Intelligence to Monitor COVID-19 – HealthITAnalytics.com

September 24, 2020

By Jessica Kent September 24, 2020 – The US Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA), the Defense Innovation Unit (DIU), and Philips have partnered to expand their artificial intelligence-based early warning system to monitor and contain COVID-19. For more coronavirus updates, visit our resource page, updated twice daily by Xtelligent Healthcare Media. The new system prototype will be […]

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Algorithmia Survey Finds Companies Doubling Down on AI/ML

September 24, 2020

A majority of enterprise IT leaders said the pandemic has made them realize that AI/ML initiatives matter even more than they thought, and half said they’re planning to increase AI/ML spending going forward SEATTLE, Sept. 24, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Algorithmia, a leading provider of ML Operations & Management solutions, has completed a survey of […]

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Artificial intelligence and machine learning could enhance scientific peer review, researchers say

September 24, 2020

As the COVID-19 pandemic has swept the world, researchers have published hundreds of papers each week reporting their findings — many of which have not undergone a thorough peer review process to gauge their reliability. In some cases, poorly validated research has massively influenced public policy, as when a French team reported COVID patients were […]

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William Casebeer Joins Riverside Research as AI/ML Director for Open Innovation Center – WashingtonExec

September 24, 2020

William Casebeer, Riverside Research Riverside Research has hired Dr. William Casebeer as the new director of artificial intelligence and machine learning for the organization’s Open Innovation Center. In his new role, Casebeer will lead the advancement of neuromorphic computing, adversarial AI, human-machine teaming, virtual reality and object and activity recognition. He will also pursue opportunities […]

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