As her fellow patients read dog-eared magazines or swipe through Instagram, Shari Forrest opens an app on her phone and gets busy training artificial intelligence. Read more at Wired.
Day: July 16, 2017
Yes, it’s a trend. Around the nation, colleges are ramping up data analytics degrees and certifications, and students are queuing up to sign on. At the same time, groups like the National Academies of Science, Engineering, and Medicine are rallying… Read More ›
We’ll spare you the jokes about sugar water. As a powerhouse in the beverage industry, Coca-Cola has made AI a central part of their technology landscape. Now, they have a new addition. Read more at VentureBeat.
Global Kinetics Corporation (GKC), a digital health company from Australia that makes tech for people with Parkinson’s disease (PD), announced new sets of data gleaned from reports of PD patients who use their product. Read more at iMedicalApps.
The use of personal assistant apps on mobiles is stagnating, partly as people start to use standalone home devices such as Amazon’s Echo, according to new research. Read more at Netimperative.
CNN is the target of an online campaign to swamp its mobile application with bad reviews and one-star ratings in Apple’s App Store and the Google Play Store. Read more at Mobile Marketer.
You lock your front door. You mash the button on your car’s key fob until the alarm beeps. You even have some overbearing antivirus software making your computer run slower. But you probably don’t think about whether anyone’s trying to… Read More ›
Some 19% of consumers have made a purchase using a voice-controlled device in the past 12 months. Read more at MediaPost.
Every year, 5 million people die from causes associated with one of the most mundane scourges of the modern era: sitting around. That’s like losing one Norway-sized country every 365 days to the likes of heart disease, diabetes, and bowel… Read More ›
Forget Facebook and Twitter — Snapchat is the digital stomping ground where all the kids are hanging out these days. A new feature in the messaging app is raising lots of parental eyebrows. Snapchat’s fancy new feature is called the… Read More ›