Tuesday, June 19, 2018

IBM launches weather predictor Deep Thunder for The Weather Company

IBM’s Weather Company has announced the launch of Deep Thunder to help companies predict the actual impact of various weather conditions. By combining hyper-local,...

Machine learning front and centre of R&D for Microsoft and Google

Microsoft and Google have announced plans to expand their machine learning capabilities, through acquisition and new research offices respectively, reports Telecoms.com. Building on the...

Microsoft launches VC to drive inorganic growth

Microsoft has announced the launch of Microsoft Ventures, a new capitalist venture arm to engage start-ups and entrepreneurs in areas which the business...

Intel continues to innovate through Itseez acquisition

Intel has continued its strides into the IoT market through the acquisition of Itseez, a computer vision and machine learning company. Itseez, which was...

The Future of Humanity’s Food Supply Is the Hands of AI

Humanity’s got itself a problem. As Homo sapiens balloons as a species—to perhaps nearly 10 billion by 2050—the planet stubbornly stays...

A Map of the Brain Could Teach Machines to See Like...

Take a three-year-old to the zoo, and she intuitively knows that the long-necked creature nibbling leaves is the same thing as...

Pfizer utilizes IBM Watson for Parkinson’s research

IBM and Pfizer have announced a research collaboration with the intention of improving how clinicians deliver care to Parkinson’s patients. The collaboration will be...

Google plays catch-up with Cloud Machine Learning

Google has entered into the machine learning market with the alpha release of Cloud Machine Learning. Built on top of the company’s open source...

HPE launches ‘machine-learning-as-a-service’ on Microsoft Azure

HPE has upgraded its Haven OnDemand proposition to ship it as ‘machine studying as a service’ by way of Microsoft Azure. The product gives...

Salesforce bolsters machine learning business with PredictionIO acquisition

Open source machine learning software vendor PredictionIO has announced it is to become part of Salesforce. The Palo Alto start up has stressed...