Friday, January 21, 2022

Facebook Acquires Wit.ai To Help Its Developers With Speech Recognition And Voice Interfaces

Facebook today acquired Wit.ai, a Y Combinator startup founded 18 months ago to create an API for building voice-activated interfaces. Wit.ai already has 6,000...

The Brave New World of Artificial Intelligence on Your Device

You can already do a lot with your smartphone. You can find your way from point A to point B on a map. You...

New Samsung Galaxy S8 to feature AI services

The next premium Galaxy S series that would follow the disgraced and short-lived Galaxy Note7 will feature artificial intelligence (AI) as the smartphone competition...

Driverless bus system showcases future of public transit

Commuters in two Netherlands communities will soon be able to board a driverless, electrically-powered shuttle that uses a public roadway. Read the source article at...

“Mini-AI” required for telcos to push AI to the edge

The critical architecture decision that every mobile network operator (MNO) needs to make in the next few months or years is how to balance...

A Deep Learning AI Chip for Your Phone

Neural networks learn to recognize objects in images and perform other artificial intelligence tasks with a very low error rate. (Just last week, a...

Facebook’s move into the enterprise via bots

The battle for our attention has once again shifted to a new technological plane within the mobile space. The industry now is starting to...

Google Asks DoT To Fast-Track Self-Driving Cars

Google wants to fast-track self-driving cars to market. The company sent a letter to the US Transportation Secretary on March 18 that outlines...

5G vs. AI

Last week, I was in Mainz in Germany, at a European telecom regulator's workshop about spectrum and technology evolution for future 5G networks. (link)....

Android-powered robot phone – RoboHon – by Sharp now available

Japanese manufacturer Sharp has taken the unusual step of launching a small robot that doubles as an Android cellphone. First previewed at last year’s CEATEC...






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