Friday, May 7, 2021

Most Notable AI Advances in 2016

Soon the year 2016 will officially and finally be over. So before the year ends, let's evaluate what technology has been in the year...

AI making headway into business by making salespeople more efficient

Artificial intelligence (AI) had a coming out party of sorts in 2016. Even though it has been in development for decades, this year, with the perfect...

Microsoft unveils a new chat bot – Zo

Microsoft unveiled a new chat bot in the U.S. on Tuesday, saying it's learned from the Tay experiment earlier this year. Zo is now...

Top takeaways from AI World, as seen by Appen

A team from Appen, a global leader in speech and search technology services, recently attended the inaugural AI World Conference & Expo in San Francisco, where...

Microsoft speech recognition software just as good as a human

It’s a red-letter day at Microsoft Research: a team working on speech recognition has hit a serious symbolic goal with a system that’s as...

“Its an AI-first world,” says Google, and here’s the future of search

Star Trek got it right: In the future, we'll use computers by talking to them. Google held an event this week and new hardware got most...

Google releases neural network translation system

Quoc Le is no stranger to the indignity of translation. Whenever the Google research scientist in Mountain View, California, visits his native Vietnam, he...

Google Expected to Announce the Assistant to Compete with Echo

Google is set to unveil its answer to Echo, an artificially intelligent home device that vaulted Amazon ahead of Google in a race to...

Startup Deepgram raises $1.8M to develop “Google for sound”

Deepgram co-founders, 20-year-old wunderkind Noah Shutty and his University of Michigan lab supervisor Scott Stephenson, definitely have faith in sound. The two left behind promising research in particle physics,...

Google debuts Neural Machine Translation System

Translating from one language to another is hard, and creating a system that does it automatically is a major challenge, partly because there are...






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