Technology

NICE launches agile call recording solution for contact centers
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artificial intelligence (AI)

NICE launches agile call recording solution for contact centers

The AI-based recording solution can be deployed both on-premises and in the cloud
7 May 2021
Researchers show how hackers can easily 'clog up' neural networks
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neural network

Researchers show how hackers can easily 'clog up' neural networks

The Maryland Cybersecurity Center warns deep neural networks can be tricked by adding more 'noise' to their inputs
7 May 2021
NCSC warns councils over ‘foreign influence’ in smart city projects
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smart city

NCSC warns councils over ‘foreign influence’ in smart city projects

16-page report details cyber security and privacy risks of signing agreements with foreign state-backed companies
7 May 2021
Australia plans to become a leading digital economy by 2030
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Careers & training

Australia plans to become a leading digital economy by 2030

$1.6 billion investment includes a new National AI Centre, support for digital skills, and enhanced cyber security
7 May 2021
New York seeks to ban bitcoin mining over power consumption
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cryptocurrencies

New York seeks to ban bitcoin mining over power consumption

Proposed bill places a three-year moratorium on power-hungry crypto mining operations
6 May 2021
How to become a machine learning engineer
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Careers & training

How to become a machine learning engineer

What’s involved in being a machine learning engineer and how to become one
6 May 2021
Oculii raises $55 million for its AI-powered radar software
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automation

Oculii raises $55 million for its AI-powered radar software

The VAI platform by Oculii improves the angular resolution of any radar by up to 100 times
6 May 2021
The future of AI in manufacturing
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artificial intelligence (AI)

The future of AI in manufacturing

As one of the fields most readily accepting of new technology, manufacturing offers an example of how AI can be deployed successfully and at scale
6 May 2021
Oracle wins Premier League contract to provide in-match performance data
Oracle's Premier League data analysis
cloud computing

Oracle wins Premier League contract to provide in-match performance data

The deal includes the use of algorithms to generate game predictions based on live data feeds
6 May 2021
Wipro's AI platform to be used in vaccine safety research
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artificial intelligence (AI)

Wipro's AI platform to be used in vaccine safety research

The technology will help identify potential side effects while reducing reliance on animal testing
6 May 2021
How to become a data scientist
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Careers & training

How to become a data scientist

What’s involved in being a data scientist and how to become one
4 May 2021
IT Pro 20/20: Understanding our complicated relationship with AI
IT Pro 20/20: Understanding our complicated relationship with AI
artificial intelligence (AI)

IT Pro 20/20: Understanding our complicated relationship with AI

The 16th issue of IT Pro 20/20 looks at the very human problems associated with artificial intelligence
4 May 2021
Microsoft launches open source tool Counterfeit to prevent AI hacking
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artificial intelligence (AI)

Microsoft launches open source tool Counterfeit to prevent AI hacking

Businesses can use preloaded attack algorithms to test their machine learning systems
4 May 2021
Transforming business operations with AI, IoT data, and edge computing
Transforming business operations with AI, IoT data, and edge computingwhitepaper
Whitepaper

Transforming business operations with AI, IoT data, and edge computing

A Pathfinder report on the ROI of AI, IoT, and edge computing
4 May 2021
Apple hires Google AI veteran Samy Bengio amid ethics controversy
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artificial intelligence (AI)

Apple hires Google AI veteran Samy Bengio amid ethics controversy

The scientist announced his departure after 14 years following the dismissal of two close colleagues
4 May 2021
Creatio and PositiveEdge Solutions unveil BFSI-focused low-code, AI platform
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artificial intelligence (AI)

Creatio and PositiveEdge Solutions unveil BFSI-focused low-code, AI platform

The platform helps banks and insurance organizations make smarter business decisions
30 Apr 2021
IBM to acquire AIOps firm Turbonomic
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mergers and acquisitions

IBM to acquire AIOps firm Turbonomic

The announcement follows IBM's recent acquisition of Instana
30 Apr 2021
London City becomes first major airport to start controlling air traffic remotely
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digital transformation

London City becomes first major airport to start controlling air traffic remotely

The new tower is 115km away from the airport and will use a host of digital data to provide an “enhanced reality” view
30 Apr 2021
Seven steps to successful digital innovation and transformation
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Whitepaper

Seven steps to successful digital innovation and transformation

What to invest in and what to avoid when pursuing digital transformation
30 Apr 2021
Why aren’t women heading more tech startups?
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Business strategy

Why aren’t women heading more tech startups?

Sample our exclusive Business Briefing content
29 Apr 2021
Government and industry look to cryptocurrency regulation to slow ransomware
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cryptocurrencies

Government and industry look to cryptocurrency regulation to slow ransomware

However, experts warn that crypto laws won’t be a silver bullet against attacks
29 Apr 2021
Taming the machine: AI Governance
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artificial intelligence (AI)

Taming the machine: AI Governance

As machine learning expands, ensuring these tools are properly managed is a critical priority for all businesses
29 Apr 2021
Microsoft patents tech to combat employee stress
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Careers & training

Microsoft patents tech to combat employee stress

Based on biometric data, the patented technology computes an employee’s "anxiety score"
28 Apr 2021