Algorithms news stories
Is the future of education data-driven?
The next generation of student engagement is here. Students now expect consistent, real-time access to information on housing, parking, class schedules, grades, financial aid and more.
Ava Security announces first to market multi-sensor camera
Global security tech company Ava Security will be the first to bring a specialised multi-sensor security camera to market.
Ulisse launches visual data collection platform to transform physical spaces into smart spaces
Intelligence technology company Ulisse has launched a computer vision platform that transforms physical spaces into data-rich intelligent places.
New algorithm looks to help streamline data restoration of event logs
New tertiary research out of Korea has led to the development of an algorithm capable of streamlining the restoration of event data logs.
Michael J. Fox Foundation & IBM study effects of Parkinson's Disease
“Although the work was motivated by PD, we hope it might be useful or inspire similar work and exploration in other chronic conditions such as diabetes, Alzheimer’s disease, and ALS.”
Researchers create algorithm to uncover deepfakes
The researchers have trained machine learning algorithms to detect deepfake videos based on the dissimilarity in patterns between the audio and visual cues.
Govt funds research into solar tsunamis, decolonising algorithms and more
With $187 million in grants going to research across Aotearoa New Zealand, we look at a few of the tech-related projects that have been given funding.
Human judges vital in crowdsourced campaign to track deforestation
The International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA) and analytics firm SAS are creating artificial intelligence (AI) based algorithms with the help of crowdsourcing.
Avaya brings Google Cloud AI capabilities to A/NZ contact centres
Avaya has launched Google Cloud AI-powered contact centre capabilities in Australia, enabling Australian and New Zealand organisations to deliver automated and assisted customer experiences (CX) for real time intelligence.
Swedish company teams up with CERN to advance autonomous car tech
Broadly speaking, it is hoped this collaboration with CERN will help Zenuity develop AD cars that can reach decisions and make predictions more quickly, thus avoiding accidents, the company says.
Brands failing to engage customers of today, study shows
Australian consumers are turning away from company websites in preference to search engine recommendations, are seeking seamless payment experiences and are choosing brands that create engaging content, a new report shows.
Meet Zia, ManageEngine’s new AI Assistant
The new assistant is able to interpret questions posed in plain English via text or voice to generate visualisations instantly, and offers smart suggestions based on keywords used in search.
Why AI algorithms are only as good as the data they’re fed - Snowflake
If this data is of poor quality or contains bias, this will have a significant impact on subsequent decisions made by the software.
Internet of Things
The Internet of Things will give rise to the algorithm economy
"The next digital gold rush will be focused on how you do something with data, not just what you do with it."