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Why To Choose Python Development In 2020?


Recently, Python has become the most chosen language for data science and Artificial intelligence--two technological innovation patterns for worldwide organizations to remain competitive in today's era. Truth be told, Python is the quickest developing programming language today, as indicated by Stack overflow's 2019 developer Survey. Known for its meaningfulness and flexibility, every organization, regardless of its size, is using this language. New businesses may upgrade a small design group's workflow by using Python's proficient syntax structure and utilizing its many package libraries. Big organizations may go to python to process mammoth datasets utilizing Artificial Intelligence algorithms.

Daily AI Roundup: The 5 Coolest Things On Earth Today


AI Daily Roundup starts today! We are covering the top updates from around the world. The updates will feature state-of-the-art capabilities in artificial intelligence, Machine Learning, Robotic Process Automation, Fintech and human-system interactions. We will cover the role of AI Daily Roundup and their application in various industries and daily lives. Bayard Bradford developed the Ultimate Data Export app as a result of participating in HubSpot's new App Accelerator program.

Quant Insight Releases Macro Analytics Desktop via OpenFin OS – A Team


Quant Insight (Qi), a provider of analytics that focus on macro factors to the buy-side quant community, has developed a client application within the OpenFin desktop operating environment. The move is aimed at reducing overhead while improving client experience and flexibility. According to Mahmood Noorani, Qi's founder and CEO, "Making Qi available through the OpenFin ecosystem will allow us to efficiently deliver continuous quant macro data to users without large overheads. Our customers including wealth managers, hedge funds, pension funds will benefit from the enhanced user experience and ease of access to complement their daily decision making and workflow processes." Qi provides quantitative macro analytics to buy-side quants operating across multiple asset classes and with emphasis ranging from discretionary to systematic, and from equity long/short to absolute return.

Russian Financial Crime Agency Plans AI Tool to Link Crypto Transfers to Users - CoinDesk


The Russian agency charged with collecting data to counter financial crimes has proposed building its own software to track cryptocurrency transactions and link them to users.

WekaIO Introduces Weka AI to Enable Accelerated Edge to Cloud Data


WekaIO (Weka), the innovation leader in high-performance and scalable file storage, and an NVIDIA Partner Network Solution Advisor introduced Weka AI, a transformative storage solution framework underpinned by the Weka File System (WekaFS) that enables accelerated edge-to-core-to-cloud data pipelines. Weka AI is a framework of customizable reference architectures (RAs) and software development kits (SDKs) with leading technology alliances like NVIDIA, Mellanox, and others in the Weka Innovation Network (WIN) . Weka AI enables chief data officers, data scientists and data engineers to accelerate genomics, medical imaging, the financial services industry (FSI), and advanced driver-assistance systems (ADAS) deep learning (DL) pipelines. In addition, Weka AI easily scales from entry to large integrated solutions provided through VARs and channel partners. Artificial Intelligence (AI) data pipelines are inherently different from traditional file-based IO applications.

Are We Automating STEM? - Connected World


Software developers make up the largest STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) occupation. Will automation impact it like everything else? New research puts a microscope on STEM jobs and their impact on automation. As I have stated many times before, STEM education directly impacts the technology sector because this is where we are training our next generation (or not), giving them the required education to drive innovation. Whether you believe it or not, young people exposed to STEM education often determines whether young people will be exposed to jobs in STEM-related fields.

Token Metrics Analysts Introduce 14 AI-Powered Crypto Indices


It is impossible to build a viable and secure strategy for cryptocurrency investments without researching digital assets thoroughly. However, high-level evaluation frameworks are too sophisticated for the majority of average traders--let alone crypto newbies. The Token Metrics team attempts to solve this issue through the power of artificial intelligence. Similarly to Vanguard indices for classic real-world instruments (major stocks index funds and ETFs), Token Metrics has delivered 14 cryptocurrencies indices. These indices cover all popular cryptocurrencies, so they are suitable for both traders and holders. The indices are based on machine-learning analysis performed by the Token Metrics proprietary artificial intelligence software.

Fraud Detection with Machine Learning


Fraud is one of the major issues we come up majorly in banks, life insurance, health insurance, and many others. These major frauds are dependent on the person who is trying to sell you the fake product or service, if you are matured enough to decide what is wrong then you will never get into any fraud transactions. But one such fraud that has been increasing a lot these days is fraud in making payments. In this article, I will take you through a solution to fraud detection with machine learning. The dataset that I will use for this task can be easily downloaded from here.

US Marines Bans Bitcoin Mining, Dating Apps In Government Devices

International Business Times

Bitcoin mining and dating apps are now banned in government-issued mobile devices in the United States Marine Corps. Citing privacy and security concerns, marines are also not allowed to install gambling apps or jailbreak their phones, according to a memo signed July 20. The marines are advised to check the list of prohibited apps and delete them. Additionally, they are advised to watch out for any application that records video or voice, monitors GPS, or access the user's contacts or calendars. These are risks, the memo said, that could disclose location or any important security information that should always be private.

A Peek into Industry 4.0


Vice President and Chief Evangelist of SAP, Shailendra Kumar joined us on the show to talk about Industry 4.0. We had a conversation about how prepared the world is for Industry 4.0 and how businesses of the future will leverage AI and automation. Shailendra or Shaily is the Vice President and Chief Evangelist of SAP and is on the Advisory Board of Aegis School of Business, Data Science, Cyber Security, and Telecommunication. A keynote speaker across Asia and Oceania around Emerging Technologies which are also showcased through #TheShailyShow. With over a quarter of a century's experience in the field of Emerging Technologies like Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Advanced Analytics and Data Science, Shailendra has built upon extensive knowledge of data-driven analytics strategies for revenue growth, cost reduction, marketing and customer behaviour management to drive business outcomes.