Information Technology

NAB 2017: Machine Learning and Cyber Threats; Studios Close to Early VOD - Media & Entertainment Services Alliance


Murali Rao, global head of cybersecurity and risk consulting for Wipro, is sympathetic to those charged with mitigating cyber threats inside media and entertainment organizations. Too often they don't have all the necessary data needed to find out what went wrong, or predict what can go wrong.

Japan: The Land of Rising Automation - Enterprise Irregulars


And back to our emerging coverage of Asia/Pacific… where people tend to focus on China, India and Australia. However, the Japanese IT services market is larger than these three markets combined – and is growing. So, let's have our Asia/Pacific research lead, Andrew Milroy, discuss some of the important – and unique – aspects of this lucrative market.

What is Deep Learning? - QuantStart


Almost a year ago QuantStart discussed deep learning and introduced the Theano library via a logistic regression example. Given the recent results of the QuantStart 2017 Content Survey it was decided that an up to date beginner-friendly article was needed to introduce deep learning from first principles.

Amazon Launches New Device to Watch You Dress

#artificialintelligence Inc., seeking a bigger slice of the clothing market, is casting itself as a style adviser.

Amazon Echo Look: An Alexa Powered Camera Device That Works As Your 'Style Assistant'

International Business Times

Amazon revealed Wednesday its latest Alexa device, the Echo Look, which wants to be your "style assistant" by judging your outfits.

Amazon Echo Targets Age-Old Question: Does This Look Good on Me?

Wall Street Journal

Amazon's New Echo Aims to Answer Age-Old Question: Does This Look Good on Me?

Humanity could face a 'gorilla problem' as AI evolves

Daily Mail

While some have embraced the rise of artificial intelligence, one expert is warning that technology could soon land humans in a'gorilla problem' if we're not careful.

Drunk Man Arrested For Tackling Parking Lot Security Robot

Huffington Post

Jason Sylvain, 41, attacked the crime-fighting K5 droid in the parking lot of robot manufacturer Knightscope the evening of April 19, Mountain View Police Department spokeswoman Katie Nelson told HuffPost. She said an employee for Knightscope detained Sylvain before officers got to the scene.

Monetate launches its machine learning-powered personalization engine


Machine learning and AI are popping up everywhere in marketing right now. If there's a high-waste, menial task to be done -- or something you can't do more than a few times before it becomes impossible to manage -- there's probably a way to get it done without the need for human involvement.