Tag Archive: Cognitive Engine

AI Voice Assistant 02.26.18

App Uses AI to Create Voice Assistant

One of the reasons why text-based forms of communication are popular is their searchability; it’s easy to use search tools to comb through written words and find specific keywords and phrases. However, when it comes to spoken words, this kind of automated searching was impossible—until now. A new app launched in February makes it easy…

Entercom AI 02.8.18

Veritone and Entercom Announce Agreement to Maximize Broadcaster’s Distribution and Reach with Artificial Intelligence

Entercom to Leverage Veritone Platform for Content-Based Data and Insights Veritone®, Inc. (NASDAQ: VERI), a leading provider of artificial intelligence (AI) and cognitive solutions, today announced that Entercom, a leading American media and entertainment company and one of the two largest radio broadcasters in the U.S., has selected Veritone as a premier technology partner. This…

Flu AI 02.2.18

Using Machine-Learning Prediction to Forecast the Flu Season

Just as you depend on your local weatherman to tell you whether you need to bring an umbrella to work, medical professionals rely on influenza forecasts to predict the severity of the flu season and plan accordingly. However, these flu predictions are notoriously inaccurate and vague, making it difficult to effectively prepare, allocate resources and…

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…

eDiscovery AI Legal 01.18.18

eDiscovery and Artificial Intelligence in 2018

ITB  – This exclusive interview discusses the adaption of artificial intelligence for the legal community, the integration of Relativity with AI, how the latest technology differs from other tools on the market, and where AI is headed within the legal sector. Read the Full Article in ITB

01.12.18

Chatbots Learn Words as They Dialogue

Japanese university researchers have devised an artificial intelligence system that can learn new words by interacting with users, potentially enhancing speech-oriented applications like chatbots, according to the Digital Journal. Scientists at Osaka University have developed a technology called “lexical acquisition through implicit confirmation.” This method allows computers to infer the definition of a new, unrecognized…

Cognitive Technology 01.11.18

The Bullish Future of Cognitive Technology in the Enterprise

Deloitte – Broadcast from CES 2018, Mic Locker and Jeff Loucks from Deloitte and Chad Steelberg, chairman and CEO at Veritone, tell us some of the key investments you see businesses making in this space, how cognitive technologies are being used in organizations today, and how to plan for the challenges of cog tech implementation…

Chat-bot Challenges AI 01.2.18

Chatbots Present Challenges and Opportunities for Call Centers

With chatbots experiencing widespread adoption in virtually every industry, call centers may appear to be headed the way of the dinosaur. However, by getting on top of the chatbot craze, call centers may be able to survive and even thrive in the artificial intelligence era, according to one software CEO. Call centers can turn over…

Customer Discovery 12.29.17

Natural Language Processing Automates Customer Discovery

Every new company believes it has a better mousetrap to offer the world. However, customers are unlikely to beat a path to a startup’s door on their own, requiring companies to undergo the challenging procedure of identifying customers and gathering their product feedback. To assist with this process—known as customer discovery—startup ScopeAI is offering a…

London Police Child Abuse 12.22.17

London Police Look to Image Recognition to Uncover Signs of Child Abuse

The process of scanning digital photos and video to find evidence can be taxing on police forces, requiring endless man-hours to examine and evaluate the content of images. This toll is magnified when law enforcement professionals are searching for images that depict child abuse, a process that can have a traumatic impact on investigators’ psyches….