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Baidu AI Reunites Parents with Their Long Lost Son

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By Aditya Srivastava, The Tech Portal

Very recently, we came across an application of facial recognition technology where it was being incorporated at different airports in order to automatically register U.S. citizens when they leave or return to the port. However, the same technology is exhibiting other uses as well, as was recently shown with Baidu’s facial recognition tech. (more…)

Crew Introduces New Service for Purposeful and Organized Team Communications That Keeps Everyone On The Same Page

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Crew has announced a free service that simplifies team communications at work giving leaders and co-workers a powerful new way to instantly send messages and stay up-to-date, manage schedules and give recognition all in one centralized place. (more…)

CA Technologies Positioned as a Leader for Enterprise Agile Planning Tools

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CA Technologies has been positioned by Gartner, Inc., in the Leaders Quadrant of the 2017 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Agile Planning Tools.* The report evaluated CA Agile Central, an enterprise-class platform purpose-built for scaling agile development practices. CA Technologies was positioned the furthest in the Leaders quadrant for Completeness of Vision. (more…)

ExxonMobil Speedpass+ App Breaks New Ground With Connected Car and Apple Watch

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ExxonMobil has announced that it is rolling out several updates to its Speedpass+ mobile payment app, including use of the app with both Ford vehicles equipped with Ford SYNC®3 and the Apple Watch to purchase Synergy™ fuel and car washes at approximately 10,000 participating Exxon and Mobil stations across the United States. (more…)

Two-state IT: Lenovo Takes Aim at Huge Digital Economy Market of Enterprise

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‘In the Digital Economy, the IT need of enterprise has two-state characters. One is the steady state which refers to keeping the current core business stable. The other is the agile state which requires considerable effort into expanding various innovative business.’ said Yang Yuanqing , the president and CEO of Lenovo, at the Shenzhen summit of Lenovo Innovation and Technology Conference. (more…)

TrendForce Reports AI Rapidly Penetrates Finance and Digital Advertising; Expanding Access to Data Will Be Crucial for Machine Learning

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The introduction of the deep Learning (DL) approach to machine learning has led to incredible developments in artificial intelligence (AI) over the past few years, attracting interests from cloud computing and semiconductor chip businesses. (more…)

Tencent Could Soon Open a New AI Research Center in Seattle

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By Mudit Mohilay, The Tech Portal

Tencent could soon open a new AI research center in Seattle. The information comes from The Information, which says that the company might soon expand upon its presence from a Palo Alto office to a new, Seattle based data center. This will also be Tencent’s first important machine intelligence center in the country. (more…)

Osram Wireless Lighting Control System Supports Luminaire Choice; Offers Easy Upgrade Path for Small- to Mid-Sized Commercial Spaces

28 Apr SIMPLUX

Osram, a leading global lighting and technology company, has announced the availability of SIMPLUX™, a simple standalone wireless lighting control system designed for small- to mid-sized spaces up to 10,000 square feet and/or up to 100 nodes. (more…)

DOCOMO Develops World’s First Spherical Drone Display

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NTT DOCOMO, INC., in a continuing quest to create innovative new business, has developed a spherical drone display – an unmanned aerial vehicle that displays LED images on an omnidirectional spherical screen while in flight – which DOCOMO believes to be a world first (as of April 16, 2017). (more…)

Biohealth Momentum Continues in Mason as Startup Genetesis Selects the Mason Tech Elevator as Its First Home

25 Apr Genetesis_2

After completing a seed round of funding raising $1.2 million for its new technology which offers a non-invasive tool for the detection and localization of cardiovascular disease, startup Genetesis has chosen the Mason Tech Elevator as its new home where company founders will work to scale the business for clinical testing and commercialization. (more…)