How GOV.UK will verify new influx of benefit applicants with selfies
Mitek and Digidentity, a digital identity verification solutions provider in Europe, have securely scaled operations to enable faster onboarding of those registering with GOV.UK Verify. Working together, Mitek and Digidentity ensured processing speeds of up to 400 applicants per minute to accommodate the growing need for UK nationals and residents to apply for government services, including Universal Credit, during the pandemic.
Forecasting – why managers should care
Forecasting is not a new concept for most companies. However, not all companies have historically treated forecasting as a key business process, claiming that 1-2% more accurate forecasts wouldn’t make a tangible difference to their business. By Spiros Potamitis, Data Scientist at SAS UK & Ireland
The future growth of AI and ML
We’ve all come to terms with the fact that Artificial Intelligence (AI) is transforming how businesses operate and how much it can help a business in the long term. Over the past few years, this understanding has driven a spike in companies experimenting and evaluating AI technologies and who are now using it specifically in production deployments. By Rachel Roumeliotis, VP of Data and AI at O’Reilly
Four analytics use-case domains for municipalities to exploit
Local government gets some bad press. There is no doubt that some could be better, but many are strongly focused on delivering high quality services for their citizens. However, these 'good news' stories seldom make the press - even in local newspapers in slow weeks. Like most public sector organisations around the world, local governments also face increasing pressure to do more with less. Budgets are cut, and efficiencies are demanded. It ...
Neurala launches channel partner program to bring vision AI to manufacturers
Vision AI software company, Neurala has announced the launch of its Neurala VIA Authorised Partner program, to help manufacturers leverage the power of vision AI to improve quality inspection and adapt to fluctuating consumer demand. Neurala VIA Authorised Partners are a global network of integrators and distributors with expertise in helping manufacturers adopt automation and implement Industry 4.0 initiatives.
Neousys NRU-120S NVIDIA Jetson AGX Xavier powered edge AI solution
Neousys Technology has launched an extreme power-efficient fanless Edge AI inference platform, the NRU-120S, which features NVIDIA Jetson AGX Xavier with compact dimensions, four screw-lockable PoE+ ports and two 2.5" HDD trays.
Can AI help eliminate police brutality?
Following the police shooting of Jacob Blake, America is once again thrust into the debate of how to cure and prevent police brutality. Is artificial intelligence the answer? Possibly, but there may be a few caveats.
Can AI revolutionise robotic surgery?
In its recently published report 'Innovations in Robotic Surgery 2020-2030: Technologies, Players & Markets', IDTechEx reports that the robotic surgery market will reach over $12bn by 2030. The report breaks down the market landscape and emerging technologies in the field of robotic surgery.
Kaia Health receives positive results from program with Harvard
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care has announced preliminary data out of its pilot program with Kaia Health, a digital therapeutics company whose app uses AI and motion-tracking technology to help individuals with back pain relief. The pilot offers Kaia Health’s app which provides hundreds of customised exercises for pain management to employees at three Harvard Pilgrim Health Care employer groups: the City of Lynn, Dana-Farber Cancer In...
5 ways AI's efficiency is benefiting emergency care
Artificial Intelligence (AI) is everywhere now, and in most cases it is making industries better and more efficient. The AI industry generated about $80m of capital investments, from every corner of the commerce globe. The healthcare industry, in particular, has greatly improved quality of emergency care throughout the hospital space by utilising AI in everything from health education to ambulatory service processes. Guest blog written...