Illumina Adds IBM Watson To DNA Test For Cancer Patients

Illumina Adds IBM Watson To DNA Test For Cancer Patients  #ai

  • Build a voice and an opinion first, and then if it resonates with the audience, then you’ll get an audience.”
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(Photo by Ben Hider/Getty Images) Illumina and IBM announced that they would be bundling IBM’s Watson Genomics product with Illumina’s TruSight Tumor 170, a tool used to help match very sick cancer patients with drugs that might help them. The move is the latest effort by DNA sequencing companies to try to get […]
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Chatbots are revolutionizing customer support

Interesting article on how #ChatBot could revolutionize customer support. #AI #startup

  • Anything reducing the need for manpower in customer support is considered a good thing.
  • Above: Bots will help, not hinder, customer support in a company.
  • Although a chatbot can handle basic requests, some of your customers will want to talk to real people and will require complicated support to answer some of their more difficult questions.
  • Customer support is one the most resource-intensive departments in a company.
  • Chatbots are revolutionizing customer support

Customer support is one the most resource-intensive departments in a company. Staff spend their day answering queries, on the telephone with customers, communicating with other departments, and much more. It is also a part of the operation that is hard to link to an ROI.
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Artificial Intelligence can end civilisation: Stephen Hawking

Artificial Intelligence can end civilisation: Stephen Hawking (by @PrasunSonwalkar)

  • It follows that computers can, in theory, emulate human intelligence – and exceed it.”
  • Hawking said: “Success in creating AI could be the biggest event in the history of our civilisation.
  • Artificial intelligence (AI) has the power to eradicate poverty and disease or hasten the end of human civilisation as we know it, celebrated scientist Stephen Hawking told an audience in Cambridge on Wednesday evening.
  • Hawking said: “Intelligence is central to what it means to be human.
  • Everything that our civilisation has achieved is a product of human intelligence, from learning to master fire, to learning to grow food, to understanding the cosmos.

Artificial intelligence (AI) has the power to eradicate poverty and disease or hasten the end of human civilisation, celebrated scientist Stephen Hawking told an audience in Cambridge on Wednesday evening.
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