artificial intelligence

Legaltech startup Orbital Witness scores £3.3M to create a ‘universal risk rating’ for real estate

July 14, 2020 0

Orbital Witness, a U.K.-based legaltech startup developing “AI-powered” software to transform the £4 billion U.K. property due diligence market, has raised £3.3 million in seed

Microsoft spins out 5-year-old Chinese chatbot Xiaoice

July 13, 2020 0

Microsoft is shedding its empathetic chatbot Xiaoice into an independent entity, the U.S. software behemoth said (in Chinese) Monday, confirming an earlier report by the Chinese

Societal upheaval during the COVID-19 pandemic underscores need for new AI data regulations

July 12, 2020 0

Bradford K. Newman Contributor Mr. Newman is the chair of Baker McKenzie’s North America Trade Secrets Practice. The views and opinions expressed here are his

We need a new field of AI to combat racial bias

July 4, 2020 0

Gary M. Shiffman Contributor Since widespread protests over racial inequality began, IBM announced it would cancel its facial recognition programs to advance racial equity in law

R&D Roundup: Tech giants unveil breakthroughs at computer vision summit

July 4, 2020 0

Computer vision summit CVPR has just (virtually) taken place, and like other CV-focused conferences, there are quite a few interesting papers. More than I could

NASA pays out $51 million to small businesses with big ideas

July 1, 2020 0

NASA has announced its latest batch of small business grants, providing more than 300 businesses a total of $51 million in crucial early-stage funding. These

CodeGuru, AWS’s AI code reviewer and performance profiler, is now generally available

June 30, 2020 0

AWS today announced that CodeGuru, a set of tools that use machine learning to automatically review code for bugs and suggest potential optimizations, is now

Biased AI perpetuates racial injustice

June 25, 2020 0

Miriam Vogel Contributor Miriam Vogel is the president and CEO of EqualAI, a nonprofit organization focused on reducing unconscious bias in artificial intelligence. The murder

Cambricon, once Huawei’s core AI chip supplier, eyes $400M IPO

June 25, 2020 0

One of China’s most valuable artificial intelligence chipmakers Cambricon is one step closer to its initial public offering, and its prospectus reveals a rare snapshot

Google’s 46-camera ‘light field videos’ let you change perspective and peek around corners

June 24, 2020 0

Google is showing off one of the most impressive efforts yet turning traditional photography and video into something more immersive: 3D video that lets the

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