Werner Vogels: Building better robots begins with data

The Amazon CTO explained to ZDNet the way AWS and Amazon's retail business are focused on building robots that can adapt to different needs and circumstances.

29 June 2021, zdnet.com

GitHub launches Copilot to power pair programming with AI

GitHub Copilot is a new AI-powered pair programmer that collaborates with human programmers and suggests new functions or lines of code.

29 June 2021, venturebeat.com

Tableau gets new AI-powered business intelligence features

Tableau is introducing new features designed to extract business insights from data across multiple sources.

29 June 2021, venturebeat.com

Zoom acquires AI translation startup Kites

Videoconferencing company Zoom has acquired Kites, an AI-powered language translation startup, for an undisclosed sum.

29 June 2021, venturebeat.com

Copado acquires Qentinel to bring multicloud software testing to DevOps

DevOps company Copado is to acquire AI-powered software testing platform Qentinel. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. 

29 June 2021, venturebeat.com

A model to predict how much humans and robots can be trusted with completing specific tasks

Researchers at University of Michigan have recently developed a bi-directional model that can predict how much both humans and robotic agents can be trusted in situations that involve human-robot collaboration. This model, presented in a paper published in IEEE Robotics and Automation Letters, could help to allocate tasks to different agents more reliably and efficiently.

29 June 2021, techxplore.com

KPMG decides on Red Hat OpenShift to construct AI platform

KPMG is now building its Ignite platform on top of Red Hat OpenShift to accelerate the development of AI applications.

29 June 2021, venturebeat.com

Augtera Networks raises $13M to apply AI to networking

Augtera, a startup developing an "AI-augmented" networking analytics platform, has raised $13 million in venture funding.

29 June 2021, venturebeat.com

Visier raises $125M to power HR analytics with data

Visier, a people analytics startup, has raised $125 million at a post-money valuation exceeding $1 billion.

29 June 2021, venturebeat.com

Redis survey finds AI is stressing IT infrastructure to breaking point

A survey from Forrester and Redis Labs finds the need to drive AI models using real-time data will force modernization of IT infrastructure.

29 June 2021, venturebeat.com

Wonderflow platform applies analytics to customer feedback, raises $20M

Wonderflow, which applies analytics to customer feedback, has raised $20 million in a venture funding round.

29 June 2021, venturebeat.com

RIP Pepper robot? SoftBank 'pauses' production

Production of the robot is suspended and will only be restarted if there is a need for it.

29 June 2021, bbc.com

Dash cam data solves a big infrastructure problem

Cars are being reimagined as mobile sensing units to help with a key infrastructure need.

29 June 2021, zdnet.com

Rockets to mine water from the moon

A new collaboration takes an explosive approach to water excavation.

29 June 2021, zdnet.com

Nanowire Network at the "Edge of Chaos" Opens Pathway to Artificial Intelligence Discoveries

Nanowire network trained to solve simple problem mimicking neural pathways. Scientists at the University of Sydney and Japan's National Institute for Material Science (NIMS) have discovered that an artificial network of nanowires can be tuned to resp

29 June 2021, scitechdaily.com

Alondra Nelson Wants to Make Science and Tech More Just

The deputy director of the White House science office plans to tackle algorithmic bias and start candid conversations about the past.

29 June 2021, wired.com

WHO warns against applying AI models using data from rich counties to everyone else

The World Health Organization wants to ensure that ethical considerations and human rights are the centre of any AI-based healthcare solutions.

29 June 2021, zdnet.com

'Edge of chaos' opens pathway to artificial intelligence discoveries

Some neuroscience theories suggest the human brain operates best 'at the edge of chaos'. Now scientists have found that keeping a nanowire network at the edge of becoming chaotic is the best state for it to produce useful signals to solve problems.

29 June 2021, sciencedaily.com

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