Artificial Intelligence

  • Robots Learning to Move like Animals
    on April 3, 2020 at 9:00 am

    Quadruped robot learning locomotion skills by imitating a dog. Whether it’s a dog chasing after a ball, or a monkey swinging through the trees, animals can effortlessly perform an incredibly rich repertoire of agile locomotion skills. But designing controllers that enable legged robots to […]

  • Receptivity Of AI Autonomous Cars – How YIMBY Could Flip to NIMBY
    by Benjamin Ross on April 2, 2020 at 9:30 pm

    By Lance Eliot, the AI Trends Insider NIMBY. You’ve likely heard or seen the acronym before. Not In My Backyard (NIMBY). That’s what some people say when there is something they believe to be untoward that is potentially going to be situated near to them. It can be used in a rather […]

  • Retailers Pursuing AI to Help Negotiate Prices, Enhance Operations
    by Benjamin Ross on April 2, 2020 at 9:30 pm

    By AI Trends Staff Retailers are not only using AI to enhance the online shopping experience. Walmart has an agreement to pilot AI technology from Pactum to help it negotiate prices with its vendors. Walmart has hundreds of thousands of vendors, so AI can be helpful to keep track of things. […]

  • AI Helping Customer Analytics Dive Deeper into Customer Experience
    by Benjamin Ross on April 2, 2020 at 9:30 pm

    By AI Trends Staff Corporate marketers are using AI to more deeply analyze the customer experience, and to augment analytics with new approaches and new tools. Here is a review of recent trends in the use of AI by corporate marketers: Corporate marketers surveyed in August 2019 indicated high […]

  • AI in the Forefront of Evolving Data Privacy Protections
    by Benjamin Ross on April 2, 2020 at 9:30 pm

    By AI Trends Staff Several large US banks recently tightened their third-party data sharing practices, a win for consumer privacy in an era when AI systems are helping with privacy regulation compliance. The trend is expected to grow in 2020, according to an account in BankingDive. A recent […]

  • AI Community of Experts Making Contributions to Coronavirus Fight
    by Benjamin Ross on April 2, 2020 at 9:30 pm

    By John P. Desmond, AI Trends Editor Since the White House issued a “call to action” to AI researchers to help fight the coronavirus spread, researchers have stepped up in multiple ways. Here is an update: Lots of data is available. The Covid-19 Open Research Dataset (CORD-19) is a […]

  • AWS Machine Learning Solves Unique Problems
    by Josh Johnson on March 31, 2020 at 2:14 pm

    Sponsored by: AWS offers the broadest and deepest set of tools for your business to create impactful machine learning solutions faster. That’s why tens of thousands of customers, from the largest enterprises to the hottest startups, choose AWS Machine Learning – more than any other […]

  • Physically Realistic Attacks on Deep Reinforcement Learning
    on March 27, 2020 at 9:00 am

    Deep reinforcement learning (RL) has achieved superhuman performance in problems ranging from data center cooling to video games. RL policies may soon be widely deployed, with research underway in autonomous driving, negotiation and automated trading. Many potential applications are […]

  • White House, Hospitals, Private Companies Exploring AI to Fight Coronavirus
    by Benjamin Ross on March 26, 2020 at 9:30 pm

    By John P. Desmond, AI Trends Editor The White House has issued a “call to action” to AI researchers to help fight the coronavirus spread; hospitals are pursuing AI to help manage the outbreak, and a number of companies are engaged in research to apply AI to the fight. Here is an […]

  • Executive Interview: Beena Ammanath Boosts Women and Diversity in Tech as AI Expands
    by Benjamin Ross on March 26, 2020 at 9:30 pm

    Putting Guardrails in Place for Women and Diversity in Tech as AI Is Infused Into Everything in the Organization Beena Ammanath is the Founder and CEO of Humans For AI, a nonprofit organization focused on increasing diversity in tech leveraging AI. She is a recognized lead and industry expert who […]

  • Clinical Data Sharing for AI: Proposed Framework Could Rouse Debate
    by Benjamin Ross on March 26, 2020 at 9:30 pm

    By Deb Borfitz, Senior Science Writer A group of doctors from Stanford University has proposed a framework for sharing clinical data for artificial intelligence (AI) that could set off a firestorm of debate about who truly owns medical data, ethical obligations to share it, and how to properly […]

  • Quantum Computing with AI Seen Helping to Advance IoT
    by Benjamin Ross on March 26, 2020 at 9:30 pm

    By AI Trends Staff While still in a development stage, quantum computing is starting to advance into a new era, where it is poised to accelerate AI and the Internet of Things. Quantum computing is seen as helping us to address some of the biggest and most complex challenges we face as humans, […]