Forward Partners raised £60 million from BlackRock to invest in artificial intelligence – Business Insider

Business Insider Forward Partners raised £60 million from BlackRock to invest in artificial intelligenceBusiness InsiderBrisbourne plans to avoid startups like DeepMind, the AI firm acquired by Google for £400 million in 2014. That’s because DeepMind, despite that impressive exit and … Read More

Forward Partners raised £60 million from BlackRock to invest in artificial intelligence – Business Insider UK

Business Insider UK Forward Partners raised £60 million from BlackRock to invest in artificial intelligenceBusiness Insider UKBrisbourne plans to avoid startups like DeepMind, the AI firm acquired by Google for £400 million in 2014. That’s because DeepMind, despite that impressive … Read More

Oracle Adds AI, Machine Learning to IoT Cloud – Channel Partners

Windows IT Pro Oracle Adds AI, Machine Learning to IoT CloudChannel Partners/PRNewswire/ — Oracle today announced significant enhancements to the Oracle Internet of Things (IoT) Cloud. The offering now features built-in artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning that powers Digital … Read More

Job destroyers or dance partners? – The Ledger

The Ledger Job destroyers or dance partners?The LedgerAnd finally — once they’ve been given the green light by their makers — about 38 robots assemble in a tight four-row formation and in orderly fashion wheel themselves up onto pallets that … Read More

Amazon’s robots: Job destroyers or dance partners? – The State

The State Amazon’s robots: Job destroyers or dance partners?The StateAmazon is the modern poster child for automation, and not only because of the orange warehouse robots. Its machine–learning software lets the company predict customer behavior. New retail concepts, such as … Read More

Are Amazon’s robots job robbers or dance partners? – The Providence Journal

The Providence Journal Are Amazon’s robots job robbers or dance partners?The Providence JournalBarry Tormoehlen, a maintenance technician at Amazon’s fulfillment center in DuPont, Washington, vacuums the inside of a KIVA, one of Amazon’s robots that are used to move items … Read More

NVAIL partners showcase groundbreaking work at world’s top machine learning conference – CSO Australia

NVAIL partners showcase groundbreaking work at world’s top machine learning conferenceCSO AustraliaAttendees of this week’s International Conference on Machine Learning in Sydney, Australia, can hear from these three NVIDIA AI Labs (NVAIL) partners. They’re all … Imagine if robots and … Read More

Google partners with VCs to host its own machine learning startup competition – TechCrunch

VentureBeat Google partners with VCs to host its own machine learning startup competitionTechCrunchThe competition is being run in partnership with seven venture capital firms that include Sequoia, KPCB, GV, Data Collective, Emergence Capital, Andreessen Horowitz and Greylock. Two of the … Read More

Udacity adds robotics and digital marketing Nanodegree programs, 21 new hiring partners – TechCrunch

TechCrunch Udacity adds robotics and digital marketing Nanodegree programs, 21 new hiring partnersTechCrunchSpanning topics like deep learning and VR development, the programs offer students studies that are more rigorous than a certificate and less intensive than a full degree. The … Read More