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New AI technology may spot obesity on Earth from space

SAN FRANCISCO: In a novel method, researchers have used Artificial intelligence (AI) technology that scanned through Google Maps images to estimate on Earth — even without actually spotting obese people. The team lead by researchers from University of Washington, Seattle, downloaded nearly 150,000 high-resolution Google Map satellite images of select neighbourhoods in four cities – […]

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Business-led technology strategy and selection, Part 2:

Companies are facing more complex challenges than ever, requiring a variety of disciplines to come together to set a future vision and strategy. Historically, says Alec Binder, director, advisory at KPMG, these challenges have been treated as technology problems that can be solved simply by buying a better platform or solution. However, as explained in […]

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Silvair Expands Range of Products Using its Technology with Help of Partners

  Applications, design and technology news from across the industry The Mission of Solid State Lighting Design is to help foster the technical and architectural design innovation needed to propel LEDs and solid state lighting into mainstream lighting applications. Silvair Expands Range of Products Using its Technology with Help of Partners Silvair, a lighting control […]

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Non-diabetics are using diabetes technology to track their blood sugar and improve their health

About two months ago, grad student Azure Grant began wearing a glucose monitor every day. These devices track glucose, also called blood sugar, which comes from food and which the body subsequently uses for fuel. Diabetics have trouble regulating their glucose levels, and thus must track them closely. Here’s the catch: Grant doesn’t have diabetes. […]

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Accenture Expands Touchless Testing Platform with Artificial Intelligence (AI) Technology from Real Time Analytics Platform, Inc.

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Accenture (NYSE:ACN) has acquired an artificial intelligence (AI) technology from Bay Area, California-based Real Time Analytics Platform, Inc. The technology will be integrated into the Accenture Touchless Testing Platform, further strengthening its analytics and cognitive capabilities. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Real Time Analytics Platform leverages AI in the form of […]

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Amazon launches Part Finder, built by technology it acquired from Partpic in 2016 – TechCrunch

Got an odd screw, nut, bolt, washer or fastener you need to buy more of, but have no idea to how to find the right one? Amazon’s “Part Finder” can help. The company has rolled out a new feature on mobile that lets you point your camera at the item in question, so Amazon can […]

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