Virtual Data Scientist

A Sydney-based start-up, which has created an artificial intelligence virtual data scientist to answer questions about information in corporate systems, has signed on financial services giants Westpac and IAG as customers and closed its first funding round. Hyper Anna is best described as being like Apple's Siri or Microsoft's Cortana virtual assistants, sat over the … Continue reading Virtual Data Scientist

An exclusive inside look at how artificial intelligence and machine learning work at Apple

On July 30, 2014, Siri had a brain transplant. Three years earlier, Apple had been the first major tech company to integrate a smart assistant into its operating system. Siri was the company’s adaptation of a standalone app it had purchased, along with the team that created it, in 2010. Initial reviews were ecstatic, but … Continue reading An exclusive inside look at how artificial intelligence and machine learning work at Apple