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Coffee @ SHACK15 Ep.2: Alexander Potter on why startups need cognitive science
SHACK15 sat down with Alexander Potter, venture creation specialist at Dalston-based innovation hub The Bakery, and founder of Cog Labs, an accelerator and incubator focused on helping startups tap into cognitive science.
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DeepMind extends usage of Streams app to Somerset Hospital
Alphabet-owned DeepMind has struck a deal with Taunton and Somerset NHS Foundation Trust, which will now start using the AI firm's healthcare app Streams in Musgrove Park Hospital.
UK connected cars initiative gets green-light for street trials
A UK consortium working on connected and autonomous cars has been given the go-ahead to test its vehicles on Britain’s roads. Autodrive—whose members include Jaguar Land Rover, Ford, and Tata Motors—  will launch trials on the public roads of Coventry and Milton Keynes later in 2017.
Meltwater lays out AI-first strategy in Alan Turing Institute talk
Media intelligence and Outside Insight company Meltwater detailed its AI-first strategy in a talk at research centre Alan Turing Institute in London. Senior researcher Giorgio Orsi explained how the company is increasingly relying on data science to complement its media intelligence unit.
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An AI designed by Microsoft Research has managed to pull the perfect Ms. Pac-Man game, achieving the maximum possible score, and officially trouncing each human being who has ever tried their hand at the arcade classic.
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