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Bringing Media Analytics into View - IT Peer Network

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Video content will become richer and more data-intensive as it evolves from HD to 4K to 360 and even 8K. Companies are moving these visual workloads to the cloud and edge in order to keep up with capacity, growth and service demands. With the emergence of edge computing and cloudified, 5G networks, organizations have an opportunity to deliver insights through artificial intelligence (AI) that complement new user experiences and are adaptable to the complexities of delivering video content to a global audience. Companies need a visual cloud and media analytics platform that is flexible enough to support changing business models and deployment options, software that enables rapid innovation, and hardware that can scale to provide a range of performance, all while being able to lower total cost of ownership and grow profitability. Intel launched the Intel Select Solutions for Visual Cloud to give companies an easier path towards successful content creation and delivery starting with the Intel Select Solution for Simulation and Visualization and Intel Select Solution for Visual Cloud Delivery Network.


Insurance Fraud Detection Market Size Worth $9.7 Billion by 2025: Grand View Research, Inc.

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The global insurance fraud detection market size is expected to reach USD 9.7 billion by 2025, registering a CAGR of 13.7% over the forecast period, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. Detecting and preventing fraudulent activities is a global challenge for insurers. However, the emergence of advanced solutions such as the use of automated business rules, self-learning models, text mining, predictive analytics, image screening, network analysis, and device identification is expected to deliver actionable insights to improve claims processes. As a result, insurance organizations are adopting fraud detection solutions that not only recognize the genuine claims process but also reduce the number of false positives. The prevention and detection of fraud capabilities are increasing with the growing awareness of perpetrators and sophisticated crimes. Global concerns about the ever-increasing cases of insurance frauds coupled with sophisticated organized crime, have signaled a need for coherent action by all insurance companies.


3 Ways to Discover AI Trends in Any Sector Emerj

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Daniel Faggella is the founder and CEO at Emerj. Called upon by the United Nations, World Bank, INTERPOL, and many global enterprises, Daniel is a sought-after expert on the competitive strategy implications of AI for business and government leaders. Business leaders, managers, and consultants with an eye on AI aren't just trying to learn what AI can do, they're trying to discover ways to gain an AI advantage. For this reason, discovering AI trends can be particularly important. Most of the work that we do with our AI Capability Map services is about finding trends in quantitative data – which requires hundreds of hours of expert research, and established frameworks for interpreting and categorizing data for insight.


Edtech Startup GreyAtom Raises $1.2 Mn To Upskill Professionals

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Mumbai-based edtech startup GreyAtom has raised $1.2 Mn in its Pre-series A round led by Montane Ventures. GreyAtom's existing investor, Pravega Ventures, and cofounder of BrowserStack, Ritesh Arora, also participated in the funding round. With the recently raised funds, GreyAtom plans to diversify its technology courses line up to include courses on front end engineering, back end engineering, and test automation. The company also plans to expand its footprint across the country. Founded in 2017 by Shweta Doshi, Mitul Thakkar and Mayuresh Shilotri, GreyAtom provides online and offline education to learners, especially working professionals, to pivot careers in emerging technologies like machine learning, artificial intelligence (AI), data science and full-stack engineering through an end to end learning and career preparation process.


NBA Partners With GameOn Technology In Launching AI Chatbot On Facebook Messenger

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The NBA and GameOn Technology announced a partnership this week where the league will take advantage ... [ ] of the company's AI chatbot technology to provide in-game highlights via Facebook Messenger. As sports move into the new decade, it can be argued that the key new technologies that will define tech's impact will be the influx of artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) related to how teams conduct their business objectives. These businesses use range from improving performance on the field and for in-game decision-making to achieving revenue objectives through utilizing the technology to make better use of the enormous amounts of data that teams and leagues collect from fan shopping habits and online behavior. As part of this process, AI is being utilized to automate chat to reduce manpower needs. With this in mind, the National Basketball Association (NBA) announced a partnership this week with AI chatbot company GameOn Technology that will engage fans of the league through Facebook Messenger to deliver highlights in-game.


EnterWorks Hosts Forrester Webcast on December 10:

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STERLING, Va., Dec. 5, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- EnterWorks, a leading provider of Master Data Management (MDM) and Product Information Management (PIM) solutions, has announced a live webcast event featuring Michele Goetz, Principal Analyst, Business Insights, Information Architecture and Artificial Intelligence, at Forrester. The webinar, "How AI, Machine Learning and Data Strategy Can Enable Compelling New Products & Experiences," will take place on Tuesday, December 10, 2019 from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm EST. It is sponsored by EnterWorks; Amplifi, an information management consultancy that helps the world's leading brands, retailers and manufacturers to harness and unleash the power of their data; and Sisense, a business intelligence software and analytics platform. The webinar will inform participants how artificial intelligence, machine learning and data strategy can enable compelling new products and experiences, and how deploying AI and ML depends on effective master data and its proper governance. According to Forrester's Goetz, many companies have initiated AI and ML projects only to find that they have not established the foundation for success that comes with implementing a comprehensive data management strategy and the platforms needed to make replicable and scalable success possible.


InterVenn Biosciences Releases First-Ever Software for AI-Enabled Mass Spec Analysis

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The announcement was made at BioData World Congress 2019, taking place this week in Basel, Switzerland. This AI-based software is accessed via the Google Cloud Platform and has demonstrated over 99 percent concordance with human peak selection. A publication detailing the specific neural network architecture is currently undergoing peer review. Interested scientists may access the OpenPIP platform at https://openpip.intervenn.bio. "By sharing with the greater mass spec community one component of the powerful platform we have built, we are hopeful to inspire collaborations that can find new solutions to some of the biggest challenges we are facing in diseases like cancer," said Aldo Carrascoso, chief executive officer of InterVenn BioSciences.


BioSig Technologies Announces New Collaboration on Development of Artificial Intelligence Solutions in Healthcare :: BioSig Technologies, Inc. (BSGM)

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BioSig Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: BSGM) ("BioSig" or the "Company"), a medical technology company developing a proprietary biomedical signal processing platform designed to improve signal fidelity and uncover the full range of ECG and intra-cardiac signals, today announced that the Company entered into a technical collaboration with Reified Capital, a provider of advanced artificial intelligence-focused technical advisory services to the private sector. Reified was co-founded by Dr. Alexander D. Wissner-Gross and Timothy M. Sullivan, the founders of Gemedy. The new collaboration with Cambridge, Massachusetts-based Reified will focus on developing a foundational artificial intelligence platform on the basis of integrated healthcare datasets, beginning with ECG and EEG data acquired by BioSig's first product, PURE EP(tm) System - a novel real-time signal processing platform engineered to provide electrophysiologists with high fidelity cardiac signals. Electrophysiology focused technological solutions developed under the terms of this collaboration will be integrated into the PURE EP(tm) technology platform. Reified is led by Harvard- and MIT-trained computer scientist and physicist Dr. Wissner-Gross, an award-winning computer scientist, physicist, entrepreneur and author.


Treading New Ground in Consumer Electronics - Taiwan Business TOPICS

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Taiwan's consumer electronics providers have begun exploring new market segments in the face of slowing global economic growth, decreased replacement demand, persistent concerns over the U.S.-China trade war, and stiff competition from China. The 2019 edition of IFA, one of the world's largest consumer electronics exhibitions, which was held in Berlin in September, provided a glimpse into the progress some of these companies are making. Acer, known primarily for its consumer notebooks and tablets, showed off a few new additions to its line of gaming-oriented computing products designed to please some of the world's most demanding gamers. The company's Predator brand, launched in 2016, includes gaming notebooks, desktops, and displays that boast ultra-low response times and ultra-high resolution. They also contain extra-efficient cooling technology to facilitate long hours of gaming despite the energy-gobbling graphics.


The NFL will use Amazon's AI tools to repeatedly simulate plays and minimize player injury

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Today, the NFL announced a new partnership with Amazon Web Services to develop a set of software tools to try and predict what causes player injuries. Called'Digital Athlete,' the program will insert a computer created player into millions of simulated games to generate recommendations about changing player equipment, altering the game's rules, and minimizing injuries in certain scenarios. The program will use Amazon's Regoknition system to break down video feeds from current NFL games and record information about everything from play selection, weather, playing surface, and player position. Amazon and the NFL will partner on a new program called'Digital Athlete,' and AI-driven simulation of millions of games using a computer-created player to learn more about player injuries Amazon's SageMaker software will also be used to build machine learning models to apply that data as the basis to simulate new variations on individual plays and entire games. 'When we apply next-generation technology to advance player health and safety, everyone wins – from players to clubs to fans,' NFL commissioner Roger Goodell said in a statement.