Artificial Intelligence & Facial Recognition: Regulations & Potential AI Racial Bias
Should artificial intelligence & facial recognition technology be regulated? Here are AI perspectives from Amazon, Apple, Elon Musk, Gartner, Google, IBM, Microsoft, the United States, European Union & more.
Private Equity-Backed Digital.ai Makes Two Acquisitions
Digital.ai, backed by private equity firm TPG Capital, acquires Numerify and Experitest. Agile software developers will gain analytics & continuous testing capabilities.
Accenture Acquires AI, Big Data Software Development Firm Sentelis
Accenture acquires Sentelis, a data consulting and artificial intelligence (AI) software engineering company from France.
IBM Abandons Facial Recognition Technology Amid Racial Profiling Concerns
Amid concerns that artificial intelligence (AI) may lead to racial profiling, IBM abandons facial recognition software, CEO Arvind Krishna tells Congress.
Microsoft Buys Softomotive: RPA Wakeup Call for MSPs, Channel Partners
Microsoft buys Softomotive for Robotic Process Automation (RPA). Vows to ensure all partners can “create bots to automate manual business processes.”
Atos Acquires AI and Data Science Consultancy Miner & Kasch
French IT consulting giant Atos acquires Miner & Kasch, an artificial intelligence (AI) and data science technology consulting firm from Elkridge, Maryland.
ServiceNow Acquires Passage AI for Chatbot, Virtual Agent Automation Initiatives
ServiceNow is acquiring Passage AI, a conversational artificial intelligence company. ServicNow’s chatbot virtual agents to gain more automation, multi-language speech support.
IBM’s Five Artificial Intelligence (AI) Policy Imperatives
IBM outlines five artificial intelligence (AI) policy imperatives for companies, whether they are providers or owners of AI systems.