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Helping Computers Perceive Human Emotions

Helping Computers Perceive Human Emotions

MIT  Media Lab researchers have developed a machine-learning model that  takes computers a step closer to interpreting our emotions as naturally  as humans do. In the growing field of “affective computing,” robots and computers  are being developed to analyze facial...

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Enhancing IIoT with Machine Learning

Enhancing IIoT with Machine Learning

The application of machine learning in IIoT will help the protocol to  enhance with the help of predictive analysis and maintenance. IoT is a giant network of things and people communicating with each  other using various wired and wireless technologies. IIoT is IoT...

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Artificial Intelligence Will Save Jobs, Not Destroy Them.

Artificial Intelligence Will Save Jobs, Not Destroy Them.

In the latter half of the 1980s a debate ensued between two camps  of economists roughly grouped around the views of Edward Prescott, on  the one hand, and Lawrence Summers, on the other. Prescott argued that by and large, the booms and busts of the  economic cycle...

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6 problems technology can solve for Manufacturing

6 problems technology can solve for Manufacturing

Trends, Industry 4.0 / IoT / IIoT, Smart Manufacturing, Supply Chain Technology The manufacturing industry is evolving to comply with Industry 4.0, the  digital industrial revolution. At this crucial junction, we look at  these 6 critical problems that can be resolved...

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Assembling an IKEA Chair Without Having a Meltdown

Assembling an IKEA Chair Without Having a Meltdown

And just like that, humanity draws one step  closer to the singularity, the moment when the machines grow so  advanced that humans become obsolete: A robot has learned to autonomously assemble an Ikea chair without throwing anything or cursing the family dog....

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Machine learning: How your business can benefit

Machine learning: How your business can benefit

If you’ve ever paid someone with PayPal,  watched a movie recommended by Netflix or misspelled a word in a search  engine and received the correct results anyway—you’ve benefited from machine learning.  For years, forward thinking businesses have been exploring new...

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GE Digital’s Bill Ruh Sees One Big Issue With AI

GE Digital’s Bill Ruh Sees One Big Issue With AI

Despite the technology’s promise to transform industries, GE’s  digital champion says that without change management, AI will have zero  impact.   There is no question that GE is bullish on its digital strategy. Its  2017 annual report stated that it expects product...

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The Workplace of the Future

The Workplace of the Future

As artificial intelligence pushes beyond the tech industry, work could become fairer—or more oppressive ARTIFICIAL intelligence (AI) is barging its way into business. As our special report  this week explains, firms of all types are harnessing AI to forecast  demand,...

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Top 8 Supply Chain Technology Trends for 2018

Top 8 Supply Chain Technology Trends for 2018

AI, IoT, advanced analytics and blockchain are some of the trends driving competitive advantage for supply chains. Olay Skin Advisor is a mobile app that relies on machine-learning algorithms  to analyze skin care needs. The app performs a facial analysis from a...

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