EDUCATION ONLINE LEARNING

How universities are shifting to online learning

May 8, 2020, by Emily Glassberg Sands

The global spread of COVID-19 has forced a new era of teaching and learning in today’s digital world. Nearly 15.5 million UK students have had ...

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HEALTH & WELL BEING MENTAL HEALTH

How AI Can Help Manage Mental Health In Times Of Crisis

May 8, 2020, by Ran Zilca, CommunityVoice

These tools will not replace the couch, tissue box and innate professionalism of the therapist’s office, but they may very well keep us healthier in ...

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CULTURE & ART

Written And Directed By: Artificial Intelligence

May 8, 2020, by Schuyler Moore, Contributor

As impossible as it seems, it won’t be long before artificial intelligence is writing and creating films.

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PEACE & GEOPOLITICS SECURITY USA

Fighting Drone Swarms With Game Theory: The Many Ways AI Funding Can Advance U.S. National Security

May 7, 2020, by Craig S. Smith, Contributor

The NSCAI recommends doubling funding for non-defense AI research from about a billion dollars a year to $2 billion a year.

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BIAS CHATBOT GENDER BIAS

AI and me: friendship chatbots are on the rise, but is there a gendered design flaw?

May 7, 2020, by Oliver Balch

Most chatbots are designed by men and tend to replicate gender stereotypes. But as the few women involved in the industry can testify, getting AI ...

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ETHICS & TRUST Clearview AI

Clearview AI to stop selling controversial facial recognition app to private companies

May 7, 2020, by Nick Statt

Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge Controversial facial recognition provider Clearview AI says it will no longer sell its app to private companies and ...

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ENERGY AI CARBON FOOTPRINT SUSTAINABILITY

Artificial intelligence is energy-hungry — new hardware could curb its appetite

May 7, 2020, by Artificial Intelligence News -- ScienceDaily

A team of engineers has created hardware that can learn skills using a type of AI that currently runs on software platforms. Sharing intelligence features ...

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HEALTH & WELL BEING

Transforming global health supply chains through data visibility

May 7, 2020, by McKinsey Insights & Publications

Health systems in emerging markets have not realized the benefits of data visibility to global health supply-chain operations. To do so, health-system leaders will need ...

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BIAS ETHICS & TRUST GENDER BIAS

How can we solve the problems of gender bias in AI? Experts weigh in.

May 6, 2020, by Matthew Clark

By ITU News Artificial intelligence (AI) has a bias problem. Actually, AI has many well-documented bias problems. Chief among these, arguably, is gender bias. From ...

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HEALTH & WELL BEING DRUG DISCOVERY AIkido Pharma

AIkido Pharma Executes Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning Research Agreement with Cogia Biotech LTD

May 6, 2020, by WN.com - Science News

NEW YORK, May 6, 2020/PRNewswire/ — AIkido Pharma Inc. (Nasdaq: AIKI) today announced execution of an Artificial Intelligence (AI), and Machine Learning (ML) research agreement ...

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EDUCATION TRAINING NVIDIA

NVIDIA Deep Learning Institute Instructor-Led Training Now Available Remotely

May 6, 2020, by Craig Clawson

Starting this month, NVIDIA’s Deep Learning Institute is offering instructor-led workshops that are delivered remotely via a virtual classroom. DLI provides hands-on training in AI, ...

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EDUCATION

Datafication and automation in higher education during and after the Covid-19 crisis

May 6, 2020, by Ben Williamson

Ben Williamson Universities are shifting to digital systems as replacements for physical campus settings during the Covid-19 crisis. Photo by Adi Goldstein on Unsplash Notes for a talk ...

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FASHION & LUXURY SUSTAINABILITY

Time for change: How to use the crisis to make fashion sourcing more agile and sustainable

May 6, 2020, by McKinsey Insights & Publications

COVID-19 has sent shockwaves through the fashion industry’s global sourcing and production operations. A survey of sourcing executives reveals their immediate response to the crisis ...

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HEALTH & WELL BEING ETHICS & TRUST PRIVACY

Privacy In A Time Of Pandemic: Artificial Intelligence To Protect Patients

May 5, 2020, by Nick Culbertson, CommunityVoice

With the highly charged atmosphere created by the COVID-19 pandemic, the risks of exposing patient health data have grown.

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SAFETY & ROBUSTNESS FINANCE Resistant AI

Resistant AI raises funding to protect AI systems from adversarial attacks

May 5, 2020, by Dominic Brough

The $2.75m Seed round was co-led by Index Ventures and Credo Ventures  Resistant AI, a security company that helps to protect AI systems from targeted manipulation, ...

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HEALTH & WELL BEING POLICY & REGULATION USA

Department of Health and Human Service’s Finalized Rules Support Interoperability

May 5, 2020, by Hodan Omaar

On March 9, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) finalized two new rules intended to give patients secure access to their health ...

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GOVERNANCE

Decision Points in AI Governance

May 5, 2020, by cltc2015

Download the Report The Center for Long-Term Cybersecurity (CLTC) has issued a new report that takes an in-depth look at recent efforts to translate artificial ...

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