This robot ‘ageing companion’ is like an Alexa for the elderly

This AI robot companion wants to keep old people company

  • Béhar says that while the robot can’t replace human interaction, it can offer a companion to elderly people living alone.
  • Tech startup Intuition Robotics unveiled an artificial intelligence-based robot companion that aims to improve the quality of life of elderly people on Wednesday.
  • AI Robot Companion Wants to Keep Old People Company
  • ElliQ is an “active aging companion” aimed at making elderly people feel less lonely.
  • “The idea of having a robot companion is quite dystopian, especially for older generations,” said Yves Béhar, CEO of Fuseproject-a design studio that collaborated with Intuition Robotics on the ElliQ.

The ElliQ is a voice-activated, AI-based companion for the elderly.
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Machine Learning & Its Impact on SEO: An Interview With Eric Enge

Machine Learning & Its Impact on SEO: An Interview With Eric Enge  [#searchnews #sem]

  • Machine learning is already being used by Google in some ways.
  • For example, the Google News section serves related articles using machine learning.
  • Machine learning hasn’t developed to the point where it can fundamentally disrupt SEO or digital marketing.
  • Eric Enge explains how machine learning will impact SEO and digital marketing.
  • Google’s overall intent with machine learning is to serve better content to users.

Eric Enge, CEO and Founder of Stone Temple Consulting, discusses machine learning and its impact on SEO
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Cylance CEO Discusses How Machine Learning Can Fight Cyber Attacks

How #AI #MachineLearning Can Help Fight Off Cyber Attacks

  • How Machine Learning Can Help Fight Off Cyber Attacks
  • Stuart McClure, the CEO of security startup Cylance, told Fortune’s Robert Hackett that “there is nothing new” in how hackers are breaching computer defenses.
  • Although cyber attacks against businesses like the recent one against Yahoo are increasing, hackers are using the same techniques they always have.
  • McClure has worked with the federal government on cyber security issues to help repair the damage from a major 2015 hack on the Office of Personnel Management .
  • By amassing large amounts of data and crunching it with machine learning algorithms, organizations could better recognize how hackers are trying to exploit their computer systems, and better protect themselves.

Cylance CEO Stuart McClure explains how machine learning algorithms can help prevent major cyber attacks.
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Artificial Intelligence Predicts World Series Final, Picks Cubs To Win « CBS San Francisco

#ArtificialIntelligence Accurately Predicts World Series Matchup, Picks Cubs To Win  #ibmwow

  • Filed Under: artificial intelligence , Chicago Cubs , Cleveland Indians , Curse of the Billy Goat , Swarm Intelligence , UNU , World Series
  • The team wound up losing to Detroit in Game 4, and they haven’t made it to the World Series since.
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  • Chicago Cubs fans celebrate outside of Wrigley Field after the Chicago Cubs defeated the Los Angeles Dodgers 5-0 in game six of the National League Championship Series to advance to the World Series against the Cleveland Indians on October 22, 2016 in Chicago, Illinois.
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When it comes to bets on this year’s World Series winner, the smart money may be with whatever the robot says.
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Cylance CEO Discusses How Machine Learning Can Fight Cyber Attacks

How machine learning can help fight off cyber attacks

  • How Machine Learning Can Help Fight Off Cyber Attacks
  • Stuart McClure, the CEO of security startup Cylance, told Fortune’s Robert Hackett that “there is nothing new” in how hackers are breaching computer defenses.
  • Although cyber attacks against businesses like the recent one against Yahoo are increasing, hackers are using the same techniques they always have.
  • By amassing large amounts of data and crunching it with machine learning algorithms, organizations could better recognize how hackers are trying to exploit their computer systems, and better protect themselves.
  • He compared cyber attacks to thieves breaking into homes.

Cylance CEO Stuart McClure explains how machine learning algorithms can help prevent major cyber attacks.
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AppleInsider podcast talks Apple Health, machine learning, ‘iPhone 7’ rumors

AppleInsider podcast talks Apple Health, machine learning, 'iPhone 7' rumors

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  • The week on the AppleInsider podcast, Mikey and Victor talk acquisitions, Apple Health, Tim Cook’s tenure as CEO, and catch you up on all the latest ‘iPhone 7’ news.
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This week on the AppleInsider podcast, Mikey and Victor talk acquisitions, Apple Health, Tim Cook’s tenure as CEO, and catch you up on all the latest ‘iPhone 7’ news.


AppleInsider podcast talks Apple Health, machine learning, ‘iPhone 7’ rumors

IBM’s New Watson Centre Merges Blockchain With AI

IBM's new #Watson Centre in Singapore merges #Blockchain with #AI

  • IBM’s New Watson Centre Merges Blockchain With AI
  • The IBM Garage is run as part of the company’s Global Entrepreneur program.
  • The opening of the new center comes during an active time for IBM and its exploration of blockchain.
  • IBM has announced a new framework for securing blockchain systems running in its cloud services.
  • Leaders from IBM, Microsoft, Blockstream and Cognizant discuss how technology companies can best reimagine their products by building with blockchain.

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Artificial intelligence and blockchain are being build together at IBM’s newly launched Watson Centre at Marina Bay in Singapore.


IBM’s New Watson Centre Merges Blockchain With AI