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We’ve already seen a glimpse of the future of artificial intelligence in self-driving cars. Now imagine that for some damaged property-related matter you are exchanging emails with AI representing an insurance company. That’s the coup d'œil of applying deep-learning to solve a range of business problems. Palo Alto, Calif. based startup called MetaMind promises to help enterprises use deep-learning for image, text, and data analysis tasks. This approach will enable computers to recognize faces in an image or the text of the speech wit...
Elio Motors is a Phoenix-based manufacturer of an aerodynamic, three-wheel car has topped $1 billion market valuation, two days after becoming the first equity-crowdfunded company to list its shares on the public markets. This makes Elio the first small company to list shares on an exchange, following a mini-IPO made possible by the new Securities and Exchange Commission rules. The Startup Business Act or JOBS Act, which was signed into law by President Obama on April 5, 2012, in support of entrepreneurship and small business growt...
Dark Data, a subset of Big Data has been finding its way into the spotlight. We live in the midst of an atmosphere of numinous, yet docile data revolution. Our bromides about big data say a lot about our penchant for it. A single, personal object like the smartphone epitomizes the synthesis of Herculean information. It reminds us that data is encrypted into the air we breathe. Our love for social conversations, for more privileged, inside information, pales before the colossal volume of data contained in the web. Top analysis firm ID...
Kickstarter, let’s face it, is a brilliant proposition. Someone talented, creative comes forward with a lovely idea that’s both interesting and innovative enough to jumpstart to something big. Tech aficionados love the idea of Kickstarter as the perfect place for setting up innovative hardware projects. But, what if you want to drink from the glass of success slowly and steadily? What if you want to try your product among a group of people who get your item or idea? As the DIY-maker insurgency continues to ride on full-speed, with the...
Since archaic time, man has wanted to see and hear things far smaller, subdued than could be perceived with the naked eye. Although, the first use of the lens remains a bit of a mystery, it’s believed that the use of lenses is quite modern than previously thought. If you look at it, it is infallibly believed that two Dutch spectacle-makers, Hans and Jansen Zacharias invented the first compound microscope in the 1590s. Over the past centuries, microscopes have revolutionized our world. They reveal tiny objects, structures and life t...
The on-demand streaming services such as Netflix and Hulu are still a broad American approach, but they are making their pace towards Eastern countries like Japan. In a very short time after the news broke out that the Los Gatos based streaming media giant will be launching in Japan, which marks its entry into the markets of East Asia, Amazon announced that it will also be heading towards the Sushi nation with its Prime Video streaming service. Recently in Spring, Netflix was launched in New Zealand and Australia, with further plan...
CVS Health and IBM have come together to use IBM Watson’s predictive analytics and cognitive computing to stop patients suffering from a chronic illness from having a medical emergency in the future. The supercomputer will use powerful algorithms and analyze data from medical health records, fitness devices, drug prescriptions, and other things to warn health officials of potential problems before it gets to that point. Under this partnership between the two companies, they’ll develop a platform that CVS Health will use internally to...
Microsoft, the software Goliath and a leading name in the world of technologies and software, is back with its most anticipated project. On Wednesday, it unveiled a new operating system Windows 10 with an accompanying fastest browser- Microsoft Edge that is all set to give tough competition to its arch- rivals Google Chrome, Internet Explorer, etc. Yes dear folks, Windows 10 are finally here. At some instance of time, we all felt as this day might never come. It felt like we all had to spend our lives in eternity with the nightmare...
Here comes the revolutionary new generation PC, the all new Remix Mini, world’s first ever Android PC. This Android PC costs merely $20, which is even less than your dinner bill for two! It shuffles easily into a serviceable desktop operating system from an opened sourced Android. Fellas, Remix Mini is trending high because of its remarkable features, stylish, affordable and small. “We know you were probably thinking about buying 2 Chipotle burritos with a Patron Margarita with 20 bucks,” writes Jide Tech in its Kickstarter page. “Bu...