SDG 3. GOOD HEALTH & WELL-BEING RESPONSIBLE AI

Is AI just a fairy tale? Not in these successful use cases

February 16, 2021, by Articles on TechRepublic

Getting artificial intelligence past the fairy tale stage is a challenge for some organizations. Here are two examples of AI that’s granted its users’ wishes.

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SDG 6. CLEAN WATER & SANITATION ISRAEL

Israeli AI company develops tech to manage national water infrastructure

February 16, 2021, by JPost.com - Home

Evolution Water has been chosen by Mekorot, the Israeli national water corporation, to increase energy efficiency in its systems.

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SDG 2. ZERO HUNGER FOOD WASTE Protix

Dutch startup Protix raises €15.5M to breed insects for aquaculture; here’s how

February 16, 2021, by Editorial team

Many projections have suggested that the world population will reach over 9 billion by 2050. This means that the current food production will also have ...

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SDG 3. GOOD HEALTH & WELL-BEING Exscientia

Oxford-based Exscientia uses AI to accelerate delivery of new treatments; gets €3.44M from Gates Foundation

February 16, 2021, by Editorial team

Oxford-based leading pharmatech company Exscientia deploys Artificial Intelligence to drive drug discovery. It is claimed to be a pioneer in using AI to design a ...

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SDG 17. PARTNERSHIPS FOR THE GOALS SPACE NASA

HP and NASA Partner to Bring AI to International Space Station

February 15, 2021, by Daniel Nelson

The International Space Station will soon be upgraded with a new computer specializing in edge computing and artificial intelligence. Hewlett Packard is partnering with NASA ...

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ETHICS & TRUST RESPONSIBLE AI

Will Artificial Intelligence Produce Synthetic Sociopaths?

February 15, 2021, by Robert Zafft, Contributor

Some day soon, computers may convincingly mimic human empathy. Will this lead to ethical artificial intelligence, or synthetic sociopathy?

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SDG 3. GOOD HEALTH & WELL-BEING HEALTH DATA

How To Overcome The Data Problem In Healthcare

February 15, 2021, by Shraddha Goled

Anup Kumar, senior staff engineer at Stryker, spoke about the modalities in orthopaedics, data collection in healthcare, and making most of the available data during ...

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SDG 12. RESPONSIBLE CONSUMPTION & PRODUCTION DATA

AI progress depends on us using less data, not more

February 15, 2021, by Eyal Balicer, Citi

Compute costs, spurious noise, and privacy problems all mean that we can’t keep moving toward bigger and bigger datasets to fuel AI progress.Read More

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SDG 3. GOOD HEALTH & WELL-BEING COVID19

AI is helping the healthcare industry adapt to the pandemic

February 15, 2021, by Artificial Intelligence on TechRepublic

Despite hesitancy, organizations are adopting AI to help them optimize their workload and diagnostics. Technology can help the industry in many ways, expert says.

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SDG 17. PARTNERSHIPS FOR THE GOALS Partnership on AI

Partnership on AI Assembles Global Community To Build a Healthy Information Ecosystem

February 15, 2021, by PAI Staff

In 2020, we witnessed how misleading and harmful online content presents challenges for democracy, public health, and even well-being. While not a panacea for such ...

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SDG 3. GOOD HEALTH & WELL-BEING

How a ‘recipe dataset’ could help tackle obesity and diabetes

February 15, 2021, by Johnny Wood

Scientists in New York have invented an AI-enabled food programme that recommends healthy recipes to meet your individual dietary needs.

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SDG 3. GOOD HEALTH & WELL-BEING Tyto Care

Tyto Care Launches FDA-Cleared Fingertip Pulse Oximeter Medical Device

February 12, 2021, by Jasmine Pennic

What You Should Know: – Tyto Care announces the launch of its fingertip Pulse Oximeter device, allowing users to measure their own blood oxygen saturation ...


EDUCATION ONLINE LEARNING STARTUP TEACHING Edmentum

K-12 schools use AI and automation to customize lessons and pivot from in-person to online classes

February 12, 2021, by Articles on TechRepublic

Edtech company Edmentum has built a virtual assistant to help teachers master new education platforms quickly.

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FAKENEWS  BusterAI

TF1 mise sur la start-up BusterAI pour lutter contre les fake news

February 12, 2021, by La Lettre A : La lettre des tous les pouvoirs

Créée en 2019, la start-up BusterAI a lancé il y a quelque mois une levée de fonds de 2 millions

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SDG 9. INDUSTRY INNOVATION & INFRASTRUCTURES Truera

Genesis of a Model Intelligence Platform – Truera

February 12, 2021, by Editorial Team

In this start-up highlight piece, we discuss how a CMU professor and his former grad student are ushering in a new era of responsible AI, ...

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EARTH BIODIVERSITY STARTUP Dendra

Dendra raises $10m to restore biodiversity with drones

February 12, 2021, by Kelly Earley

On Wednesday (16 September), Dendra announced that it has raised $10m in funding to expand its platform for restoring biodiverse ecosystems. The start-up aims to ...

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SDG 3. GOOD HEALTH & WELL-BEING Recursion Pharmaceuticals

2021 Pipeline Insights on Vestibular Schwannoma – Featuring AstraZeneca, Recursion Pharmaceuticals and Takeda Among Others – ResearchAndMarkets.com – Business Wire

February 12, 2021, by astrazeneca - Google News

2021 Pipeline Insights on Vestibular Schwannoma – Featuring AstraZeneca, Recursion Pharmaceuticals and Takeda Among Others – ResearchAndMarkets.com  Business Wire

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SDG 3. GOOD HEALTH & WELL-BEING ThetaRay

Tech.co’s Predictions for the Future of Tech in 2021

February 12, 2021, by Adam Rowe

Science fiction novels and films have long predicted 2021 – some, better than others. We have to admit that Alfonso Cuarón’s 2006 adaptation of P.D. ...

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SDG 4. QUALITY EDUCATION Deeplearnig.ai

Pie & AI Asia: On Ethical AI with Andrew Ng

February 12, 2021, by Andrea Lim

  Amid growing doubt that technology can be a positive force, it’s more important than ever to make sure that we, the AI community, act ...

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SDG 3. GOOD HEALTH & WELL-BEING Saykara

Nuance acquires Seattle digital health startup Saykara to boost healthcare AI products

February 12, 2021, by Taylor Soper

Saykara CEO and founder Harjinder Sandhu speaking at the Health Tech stage of the 2018 GeekWire Summit. (GeekWire Photo / Kevin Lisota) Nuance Communications has ...

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