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In the AI revolution, bias is the new breach. How CIO's must manage risk

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We have seen it too many times before. A major security or privacy breach creates a crisis for an enterprise. Headlines, lawsuits and, sometimes, the CEO testifying before congress. The CIO works around the clock only to be rewarded with a pink-slip and an uncertain career. Researchers from MIT and...


What we miss about AI when we're worried about killer robots

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At the American Museum of Natural History in New York last night (Feb. 13), astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson took the stage with some of the world's foremost experts in artificial intelligence, representatives from Google, IBM, MIT, iRobot, and the University of Michigan. After they were all seat...



When Computer Vision Meets Hindu Gods!! – Towards Data Science

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As being said by none other than J. K. Rowling, the ninth-best-selling fiction author of all time, that "We do not need Magic to transform our world,we carry all the power we need inside ourselves already.We have the power to Imagine better.".These particular lines took me to a journey of making a p...


China overtakes US in AI startup funding with a focus on facial recognition and chips

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The competition between China and the US in AI development is tricky to quantify. While we do have some hard numbers, even they are open to interpretation. The latest comes from technology analysts CB Insights, which reports that China has overtaken the US in the funding of AI startups. The country ...


China surges ahead of US in AI startup funding- Nikkei Asian Review

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Chinese companies won nearly half of all funding for AI startups last year, vaulting past the U.S. and firmly establishing the country as a global leader in the field. Artificial intelligence startups worldwide raised a record $15.2 billion in 2017, according to American research firm CB Insights. ...


Three sectors being transformed by artificial intelligence

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With job automation, driverless cars and facial recognition hacks topping last year's headlines, artificial intelligence and machine learning have evolved from futuristic sci-fi to mainstream enterprise adoption, seizing a sizable portion of VC dollars in 2017 and pushing the federal government to d...



More businesses are closing the gap between AI ambitions and implementation

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In 2017, MITSloan Management Review (MIT SMR) conducted a global survey of more than 3,000 executives, managers, and analysts on the current state of AI and its potential. The results reveal that there's still a significant gap between "ambition and execution." Three out of four executives believe ...