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Why 2018 Will Be A Breakthrough Year For Artificial Intelligence – TechNative

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2017 saw business leaders taking an interest in the possibilities offered by cognitive computing This year is shaping up to be transitional in IT, and experts are pointing to one technology in particular that's expected to play a potentially revolutionary role: Artificial intelligence. Some areas where AI will have an impact are extensions of previous trends, but some new technologies stand to make previously unanticipated changes. Here are a few ways AI will shape 2018 for businesses. Smarter [...]
7 Digital Transformation Trends Impacting Business – TechNative

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Digital Transformation is a Seismic Shift in the Business World Businesses are fighting to keep up with the ever-changing trends in technology. A flawless and smooth digital experience is the demand of consumers from every product vendor, business and brand they interact with. Companies that achieve this can benefit from brand loyalty and rapid growth. Adapting to the newest technologies and bringing about the necessary change is more important than ever. Following key trends in digital transfor[...]
7 Ways AI is Transforming Financial Services – TechNative

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Finance has long driven artificial intelligence and machine learning In fact, after World War II, governments around the world worked with private and public entities to develop sophisticated financial computer infrastructure to improve economies. This trend continues today, and artificial intelligence and machine learning are having a major impact on finance. Here are seven ways artificial intelligence is transforming financial services. Making Sense of Big Data Computers are excellent at captu[...]
Why Unsupervised Machine Learning is the Future of Cybersecurity – TechNative

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Not all Artificial Intelligence is created equal As we move towards a future where we lean on cybersecurity much more in our daily lives, it’s important to be aware of the differences in the types of AI being used for network security. Over the last decade, Machine Learning has made huge progress in technology with Supervised and Reinforcement learning, in everything from photo recognition to self-driving cars.  However, Supervised Learning is limited in its network security abilities like fi[...]
Women in Cybersecurity: Why Closing the Gender Gap is Critical – TechNative

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When discussing the lack of women in technology fields, the conversation generally starts around basic questions: What is it about tech fields that discourages women from participating, and what can people in the field do to attain a better balance? However, recent findings have shown the problem is even deeper than many imagined, and various tech fields are suffering and at risk due to a lack of participation from women. Perhaps no field is feeling this strain more than cybersecurity, and this [...]
The Rise of Machine Learning to Manage Dark Data – TechNative

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For years we have been wasting time and resources pushing aside the benefits of dark data, unconsciously dismissing the great potential it can offer a business or industry. Dark data is a type of unstructured, untagged and untapped data that has not yet been analysed or processed. With 80% of data being classified as dark data, there is undoubtedly enough information for companies to leverage to their advantage. Therefore, it is now time to bring light to the unknown gold mine of dark data. For [...]
Why AI and Machine Learning will Redefine Software Testing – TechNative

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We’ve reached a tipping point that’s prompted CIOs to start actively exploring how AI can help them achieve their digital transformation goals
Addressing the AI Engineering Gap with Technology

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Achieving the AI dream is more process than magic. That's the good news. Although the AI process is a journey in itself The way that AI is talked about today, you could be forgiven for thinking that it will 'just happen'. It sometimes sounds as if machine learning is on an unstoppable roll, poised to revolutionise
How Augmented Analytics and AI Is Reshaping The Finance Industry – TechNative

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Artificial Intelligence and augmented analytics may, for some, be the driving force behind our current technological revolutions. Perhaps even, the largest tech revolution we’ve yet to experience especially in the world of finance. Financial services companies require detailed, accurate information to make informed decisions and offer valuable products to their customers. High-quality data helps ensure that financial decisions are made soundly, quickly, and with a reduced amount of risk. Inves[...]
How to Help Save Lives Using AI – TechNative

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Technological advancements are changing every industry and healthcare is no exception: you can argue that the value of artificial intelligence (AI) is never greater than when it’s used to improve patients’ conditions and even save lives. An example of how AI improves patient care is Amsterdam UMC’s partnership with SAS. The project was able to clinically diagnose patients with colorectal liver cancer, the third most common cancer worldwide, using Computer vision and predictive analysis. Pr[...]
8 AI Use Cases Every CxO Should Know About

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Artificial intelligence is changing from promising concept to a core technology businesses will need to use going forward While reading about tools and frameworks can give C-level decision-makers ideas for incorporating the technology, it's also worth exploring how others are making use of AI; after all, it's important
AI and Jobs: What's The Net Effect?

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Artificial intelligence has arrived, and projections show its impact on the workforce will be substantial in the coming years However, unlike dire predictions of the past showing a future where AI takes more and more jobs, current projections show a more mixed picture, as it's becoming clear that the rise of AI will
How Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning is Shaping the Enterprise

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We are already seeing new technology emerging and replacing traditional jobs across many industries—in manufacturing and automotive, for example Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) are among the most disruptive technologies when it comes to reshaping the enterprise. New capabilities and applications
AI in Healthcare: Everything You Need to Know

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A study by Accenture has predicted that growth in the AI healthcare space is expected to touch $6.6 billion by 2021 with a CAGR of 40% As on today, Artificial
Man vs machine – what does the future of work hold?

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Artificial intelligence and automation are undeniably transforming how work gets done However, these new technologies are likely to prompt elements of jobs to change rather than cause them to go away. And as automation and AI transform the way work gets done, the challenge will be managing the human implications. Once
Keeping machine learning algorithms humble and honest in the ‘ethics-first’ era – TechNative

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AI and machine learning (ML) applications have been at the centre of several high-profile controversies, witness the recent Apple Card credit limit differences and Amazon’s recruitment tool bias. Mind Foundry has been a pioneer in the development and use of ‘humble and honest’ algorithms from the very beginning of its applications development. As Davide Zilli, Client Services Director at Mind Foundry explains, ‘baked in’ transparency and explainability will be vital in winning th[...]
Pushing the Boundaries of Computer Vision – TechNative

2018-02-12 583

At first glance, vision seems like it ought to be a fairly easy field for computers High-definition cameras can detect details even our eyes can't, and fast processors should make interpreting images simple. However, computer vision has long been a hurdle for computer science, and we're only now on the verge of making significant progress in some areas. We tend to underestimate just how much information our eyes and brains have to interpret to achieve human-like vision. A recent report by Tract[...]
Research Shows Training Key to Improving Employee Comfort with AI – TechNative

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Many people feel relaxed about AI making its way into the workforce For as long as artificial intelligence and machine learning tools have been moving into the workforce, there have been rumblings of robots taking over the work of people, and the impact that could have on their career prospects. However, new studies undertaken by global professional services brand Genpact of 5,000 respondents in the United Kingdom, United States, and Australia, shows that the level of concern among the work[...]
In an AI future, humans still have a lot to be smug about – TechNative

2020-07-17 562

While politics and society have distracted us for the past few years, a far more subtle but important revolution has been happening right under our noses  Artificial intelligence (AI) has become a crucial part of our day-to-day. Self-learning machines are embedded in services or devices used by three-quarters of global consumers. And algorithms choose what news we read and the entertainment we consume. So let’s be clear – to some extent, the machines have already taken over and with littl[...]
Data: The Raw Material of Both Computing and Finance – TechNative

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The finance function has always been at the forefront of advances in computing This was the case with the advent of ERP (allowing greater oversight of a company’s finances), Big Data (most notably in the context of risk management), and recently Blockchain tech (enabling a raft of new online financial transactions hitherto impossible). The burgeoning potential of Artificial Intelligence (AI) looks set to continue this trend. The reason for this is that the nature of finance is quantitative, an[...]