The Data Science Inside the Bloomberg Terminal – Datanami

Datanami The Data Science Inside the Bloomberg TerminalDatanamiThat approach has thankfully given way to more automated approaches over the years, and is to the point where machine learning algorithms can basically reverse engineer the table and extract the relevant pieces … Read More

Uncle Sam Wants You … to Fight Alongside a Killer Robot – Bloomberg

Bloomberg Uncle Sam Wants You … to Fight Alongside a Killer RobotBloombergOf all recent technological gains, the things that would improve our operations most in the near term are aggressive use of big data, artificial intelligence, and machine–learning. This combination … Read More

Using artificial intelligence and machine learning to augment, not replace, cybersecurity capabilities – Bloomberg Government (blog)

Bloomberg Government (blog) Using artificial intelligence and machine learning to augment, not replace, cybersecurity capabilitiesBloomberg Government (blog)As marketers and the media blend and entwine artificial intelligence, machine learning and cybersecurity buzzwords into a confusing cocktail of badness-stopping power, government security … Read More

Man Group Hedge Funds Are Said to Embrace Machine-Learning Algos – Bloomberg

Man Group Hedge Funds Are Said to Embrace Machine–Learning AlgosBloombergThe investment firm, which until recently only deployed machine–learning models at its AHL Dimension fund, is now using them on three more money pools, the person said, asking not to be … Read More

Using Machine Learning to Prevent Cyber Attacks – Bloomberg

Bloomberg Using Machine Learning to Prevent Cyber AttacksBloombergSift Science is using machine learning and AI to automatically determine whether an online transaction is legitimate — and flags them if they seem fishy, in an effort to protect against cyber attacks … Read More

Let Robots Teach American Schoolkids – Bloomberg

Bloomberg Let Robots Teach American SchoolkidsBloombergThat’s a way of maintaining classroom control, but it also harms children and discourages learning. A robot in … Exposing children to robots early, and having them grow accustomed to human-machine interaction, is one path … Read More

Rooting Out Illegal Activity Using Machine Learning – Bloomberg

Bloomberg Rooting Out Illegal Activity Using Machine LearningBloombergMachine–learning pioneer Digital Reasoning has built a business on Synthesys, an algorithm that understands the meaning and context of text-based messages, to root out improper or illegal activities like insider trading or human … Read More

Machine Learning’s Mediocre Gains – Bloomberg

Bloomberg Machine Learning’s Mediocre GainsBloombergHedge funds using vast amounts of data, computing power, and machine–learning techniques to make money are drawing investors’ attention. But their brief track records show they suffer the same shortcomings as their more traditional peers. Source … Read More

The Robot Takeover Is Greatly Exaggerated – Bloomberg

Bloomberg The Robot Takeover Is Greatly ExaggeratedBloombergMost automated- production technologies, from self-checkout kiosks to machine–learning algorithms to automated phone-answering machines, might be called “robots” in common parlance, but the definition of robot used by Acemoglu and Restrepo is limited … … Read More

The Limits of Artificial Intelligence – Bloomberg

Bloomberg The Limits of Artificial IntelligenceBloombergThe C-suite is eager to tout its abilities in riding the 21st-century wave of automation by using sophisticated machine learning or shop-floor robots. Mentions of the phrase “artificial intelligence” on earnings calls are surging, as … Read More