Black women, AI, and overcoming historical patterns of abuse

Join GamesBeat Summit 2021 this April 28-29. Register for a free or VIP pass today. After a 2019 research paper demonstrated that commercially available facial analysis tools fail to work for women with dark skin, AWS executives went on the attack. Instead of offering up more equitable performance results or allowing the federal government to assess their algorithm like other […]

Accenture AI expert on how first principles prevent problems

Join GamesBeat Summit 2021 this April 28-29. Register for a free or VIP pass today. As more organizations begin employing AI in production environments, it’s clear not everyone has completely thought through how AI will fundamentally change their business. Most of the focus today tends to be on AI to reduce operational costs in the wake of the economic downturn […]

AI Weekly: Continual learning offers a path toward more humanlike AI

Join GamesBeat Summit 2021 this April 28-29. Register for a free or VIP pass today. State-of-the-art AI systems are remarkably capable, but they suffer from a key limitation: statisticity. Algorithms are trained once on a dataset and rarely again, making them incapable of learning new information without retraining. This is as opposed to the human brain, which learns constantly, using […]

Microsoft open sources tool to use AI in simulated attacks

Join GamesBeat Summit 2021 this April 28-29. Register for a free or VIP pass today. As part of Microsoft’s research in ways to use machine learning and AI to improve security defenses, the company has released an open-source attack toolkit to let researchers create simulated network environments and see how they fare against attacks. Microsoft 365 Defender Research released CyberBattleSim, […]

The World of AI: How It Works & What It Does

Illustration: © IoT For All Artificial Intelligence (AI) is programmed with machine learning and deep learning, two of the known subsets or techniques of artificial intelligence. In simple terms, Artificial Intelligence is an area of computer science, but it’s not as straightforward as it sounds; it definitely is a computer system, but it’s a computer system that simulates human behavior, […]

Klevu raises $12M for AI that personalizes ecommerce search

Join GamesBeat Summit 2021 this April 28-29. Register for a free or VIP pass today. Klevu, a company developing AI products that personalize ecommerce search and discovery experiences, today announced it has closed a $12 million series A round. This marks the launch of Klevu’s Discovery Suite, an end-to-end solution that captures online shoppers’ intent to boost conversions, average order […]

The Future of AI – 7 Stages of Evolution You Need to Know About

According to artificial intelligence statistics, the global AI market is expected to grow to $60 billion by 2025. Global GDP will grow by $15.7 trillion by 2030 due to artificial intelligence, as it will increase business productivity by 40%. Investment in artificial intelligence has grown by 6 times since 2000. In fact, 84% of businesses think that artificial intelligence can […]

Authentic Artists creates AI virtual artists for gaming and streaming

Join GamesBeat Summit 2021 this April 28-29. Register for a free or VIP pass today. Virtual artists are getting hotter. And Authentic Artists is launching a new AI-powered platform to create virtual artists for gaming, music, and streaming applications. The San Francisco-based Authentic enables new virtual music experiences designed to court music fans who want digital and will deliver interactive […]

Study suggests that AI model selection might introduce bias

Join GamesBeat Summit 2021 this April 28-29. Register for a free or VIP pass today. The past several years have made it clear that AI and machine learning are not a panacea when it comes to fair outcomes. Applying algorithmic solutions to social problems can magnify biases against marginalized peoples; undersampling populations always results in worse predictive accuracy. But bias […]