Technology Features Editor
Senior Research Scientist
VP, Partnerships & Solutions
IBM Watson Health
DeepMind Health Group & Strategic Partnerships
Research Scientist & Engineer
Doctor of Computer Science
University of Manchester
Chief Science Officer
The Institute of Cancer Research
Google DeepMind won the Innovation Lions Grand Prix for AlphaGo, a computing system that for the first time beat the best human player at Go, an ancient game that is much more complex than chess. The Artificial Intelligence system was developed in the U.K. by DeepMind, a company acquired by Google in 2014.Read More
Analysis The ability to think logically and to reason is key to intelligence. When this can be replicated in machines, it will no doubt make AI smarter.Read More
Kathy McGroddy-Goetz may have been destined from birth to ascend to her current heights at IBM. As a child, she accompanied her father, former IBM head of research James McGroddy, to the office on Saturdays. Even today, her father's presence looms large, in the form of a portrait she sees every time she ventures into the office cafeteria.Read More
Long before Google started working on cars that drive themselves and Amazon was creating home appliances that talk, a handful of researchers in Canada — backed by the Canadian government and universities — were laying the groundwork for today’s boom in artificial intelligence.Read More
The Three Minute Thesis ®(3MT) competition challenged PhD students to present a compelling spoken presentation of their research topic and its significance in just three minutes.Read More
In recent years we have seen an accelerated increase in technology innovation, which has pushed the envelope of what is possible. With Healthcare being one of the largest industries, it goes to reason that this area is ripe for disruption in a way that will change our everyday lives.Read More
Babylon's app has been downloaded over a million times and it allows people in UK, Ireland, and Rwanda to ask a chatbot a series of questions about their condition without having to visit a GP.Read More
Scientists have developed a new test that can pick out women at high risk of relapsing from breast cancer within 10 years of diagnosis. Their study looked for immune cell ‘hotspots’ in and around tumours, and found that women who had a high number of hotspots were more likely to relapse than those with lower numbers. The new test could help more accurately assess the risk of cancer returning.Read More
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