Government

08.7.18

AI is Helping Political Candidates Exercise their Right to Equal Airtime

This year’s primary elections are far from sleepy. Immigration is just one of the various contentious issues raised by candidates across many states, especially as Democrats are protesting against President Trump’s policies across the country. In efforts to win, gaining valuable broadcasting airtime is as critical as making phone calls and canvassing to convert the…

06.11.18

First AI in Space: NLP Robot Joins Space Station Crew

AI in space doesn’t have a very good image—just recall the scene in the science fiction epic “2001: A Space Odyssey” where the supercomputer HAL murders most of a spaceship’s crew. However, space AI is about to get an image makeover, with a friendly robotic assistant that employs technologies including Natural Language Processing (NLP), face…

05.8.18

Students Turn to Object Recognition for Safety

Recent school shootings have spurred students across the country to mobilize. However, instead of hitting the streets in protest, one group of students has turned to object recognition technology to detect and warn of possible threats to schools. The University of Texas at Dallas students have developed a system called iNotify that’s designed to stop…

04.12.18

Veritone to Advance Federal Government Presence with FedRAMP Compliance Initiative

Veritone® Inc. (NASDAQ: VERI), a leading provider of artificial intelligence (AI) and cognitive solutions, today announced that its certification for the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP) has achieved “in process” status. The company expects to achieve full certification for its aiWARE™ platform of cognitive engines, applications, and data products by the end of…

04.10.18

Artificial Intelligence Takes on Doping

Artificial intelligence (AI) may become the best weapon against AI-enhancing drugs, with word that the World Anti-Doping Agency is planning to use AI pattern-recognition technology to detect signs of violations among athletes. WADA will use AI algorithms to search the repositories of data gathered by global anti-doping bodies, according to a report from iNews. The…

04.2.18

NT Concepts Partners with Veritone to Deliver Powerful AI Tech to Federal Customers

PRWeb – NT Concepts, a leading provider of National Security solutions, has partnered with artificial intelligence (AI) and cognitive solutions pioneer Veritone. The strategic alliance enables NT Concepts to deliver the Veritone aiWARE™ platform to federal customers and leverage next-generation commercial AI technology for highly accurate, timely intelligence at scale…Read More Orchestrated AI Built for Government…

School Shooting AI 03.25.18

Holistic Artificial Intelligence Can Solve the Plague of School Shootings

Another school shooting. Another round of demands for answers. Another debate over the same set of options—from gun control, to arming teachers, to improving the mental healthcare system. The end result: more school shootings. However, a real solution to this crisis may be within reach due to the adoption of artificial intelligence (AI) technologies that…

03.22.18

Oil Industry Tapping into AI for Energy Production

NVIDIA’s artificial intelligence technology (AI) is starting to make inroads into the oil and gas business, with the company’s graphics processing units (GPUs) now being used to boost productivity and reduce the costs of finding, extracting, processing and transporting fossil fuels. In 2018, NIVIDA has announced two partnerships that involve using GPUs and related technologies…

AI for Healthcare Prediction 03.8.18

Prognosis is Good for AI Healthcare Prediction

Doctors have a lot of questions about their patients, from the precise nature of their conditions, to the expected length of their next hospital stay, to their estimated lifespan. Luckily, there’s an algorithm for that—a new AI prediction system developed by Google that can forecast the outcome of patients’ hospital visits by improving diagnoses, enhancing…

Mifid compliance 01.22.18

AI and MiFID II Compliance

In the first week of January, the United Kingdom began enforcing a new series of regulations for its financial services community. The current version of The Market in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID II) is legislation structured to strengthen investor protection, ensure orderly markets, minimize risk, and bolster market efficiency. The regulation underscores transparency to promote…