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AI Weekly: How to implement AI responsibly

AI WEEKLY: HOW TO IMPLEMENT AI RESPONSIBLY

Implementing AI responsibly requires involving all stakeholders in the development, design, deployment, and maintenance phases.

When AI meets BI: 5 red flags to watch for

WHEN AI MEETS BI: 5 RED FLAGS TO WATCH FOR

AI can transform BI into a tool that drives data-driven decision-making, but incorporating AI into existing BI environments is difficult.

 
 
 
Facebook's new technique helps AI systems forget irrelevant information

FACEBOOK'S NEW TECHNIQUE HELPS AI SYSTEMS FORGET IRRELEVANT INFORMATION

Facebook claims to have developed a technique that enables AI models to forget irrelevant information while retaining relevant data.

GitHub now lets all developers upload videos to demo bugs and features

GITHUB NOW LETS ALL DEVELOPERS UPLOAD VIDEOS TO DEMO BUGS AND FEATURES

GitHub has officially launched support for videos, with developers able to upload .mp4 or .mov files in pull requests, discussions,...

 
 
 
Google Cloud CEO predicts boom in business-process-as-a-service

GOOGLE CLOUD CEO PREDICTS BOOM IN BUSINESS-PROCESS-AS-A-SERVICE

At Automation Anywhere Imagine Digital, Google Cloud's CEO said the shift to business processes as a service is driving cloud migration.

Hybrid multiclouds promise easier upgrades, but threaten data risk

HYBRID MULTICLOUDS PROMISE EASIER UPGRADES, BUT THREATEN DATA RISK

Enterprises pursue hybrid multicloud as a path to digital transformation, but it brings greater risk to data in transit and at rest.

 
 
 
LinkedIn open-sources Greykite, a library for time series forecasting

LINKEDIN OPEN-SOURCES GREYKITE, A LIBRARY FOR TIME SERIES FORECASTING

Greykite, a library for time series forecasting, is available on GitHub in open source courtesy of LinkedIn.

Sosivio nabs $4M for container monitoring and observability

SOSIVIO NABS $4M FOR CONTAINER MONITORING AND OBSERVABILITY

Sosivio, a startup developing a container monitoring and observability platform, has raised $4 million in seed funding.

 
 
 
Google will bring Starlink satellite connectivity to enterprises in late 2021

GOOGLE WILL BRING STARLINK SATELLITE CONNECTIVITY TO ENTERPRISES IN LATE 2021

SpaceX and Google Cloud have partnered to bring satellite-powered broadband and cloud services to enterprises across the globe.

Soniox taps unsupervised learning to build speech recognition systems

SONIOX TAPS UNSUPERVISED LEARNING TO BUILD SPEECH RECOGNITION SYSTEMS

Soniox, a startup developing speech recognition systems that improve via unsupervised learning, has launched in general availability.

 
 
 
DeepScribe raises $5.3M to transcribe medical notes with AI

DEEPSCRIBE RAISES $5.3M TO TRANSCRIBE MEDICAL NOTES WITH AI

DeepScribe, a company developing a platform for health note transcription, has raised $5.3 million in seed funding.

ChaosSearch brings SQL support to log analytics

CHAOSSEARCH BRINGS SQL SUPPORT TO LOG ANALYTICS

ChaosSearch adds support for SQL to a log analytics platform that stores data natively in object-based storage systems in the cloud.

 
 
 
Data governance and security startup Cyral raises $26M

DATA GOVERNANCE AND SECURITY STARTUP CYRAL RAISES $26M

Cyral, a data governance and security platform for enterprise customers, raised $26 million in venture capital.

Optimal Dynamics nabs $22M for AI-powered freight logistics

OPTIMAL DYNAMICS NABS $22M FOR AI-POWERED FREIGHT LOGISTICS

Optimal Dynamics, an AI- and machine learning-powered logistics platform, raised $22 million in venture capital.

 
 
 
Starburst Galaxy brings fully managed Trino deployment to AWS

STARBURST GALAXY BRINGS FULLY MANAGED TRINO DEPLOYMENT TO AWS

Starburst, a company that commercializes the open source SQL query engine Trino, has launched a fully-managed service for AWS.

AI-powered identity access management platform Authomize raises $16M

AI-POWERED IDENTITY ACCESS MANAGEMENT PLATFORM AUTHOMIZE RAISES $16M

Authomize, an identity access management startup, raised $16 million in a venture capital financing round.

 
 
 
How Office Depot slashed operational costs with a “cloud first” strategy

HOW OFFICE DEPOT SLASHED OPERATIONAL COSTS WITH A “CLOUD FIRST” STRATEGY

Managed service provider BIAS conducted a cross-platform migration for Office Depot to shift all applications to Oracle Cloud Infrastructure.

Apply to join Transform's annual Tech Showcase

APPLY TO JOIN TRANSFORM'S ANNUAL TECH SHOWCASE

VentureBeat's annual Tech Showcase returns at Transform 2021: Accelerating Enterprise Transformation with AI and Data, hosted July...

 
 
 
Amazon's SaaS Boost tool addresses dev challenges

AMAZON'S SAAS BOOST TOOL ADDRESSES DEV CHALLENGES

Amazon's AWS SaaS Boost tool is now available in open source after a preview period that launched last year.

Phishing attacks exploit cognitive biases, research finds

PHISHING ATTACKS EXPLOIT COGNITIVE BIASES, RESEARCH FINDS

Cybercriminals are using cognitive bias techniques to craft personalized social engineering attacks, SecurityAdvisor found in a new...

 
 
 



China lands on Mars in latest advance for its space program

China lands on Mars in latest advance for its space program

In an historic event for its space program, China has put a spacecraft on Mars for the very first time, according to a report from Xinhua News Agency. Read more ...

Chinese lander touches down on Mars in ‘pre-set zone' in Beijing's first...

Chinese lander touches down on Mars in ‘pre-set zone' in Beijing's first mission to Red Planet

China's Zhurong rover has stuck a successful landing on the surface of Mars, according to state media, in the culmination of the country's first independent mission to the Red... Read more ...

Police: 2-year-old girl shot in Little Village

Police: 2-year-old girl shot in Little Village

CHICAGO - A 2-year-old girl has been hospitalized Friday night after suffering a gunshot wound in Little Village. Just before 7 p.m., Chicago police responded to the 2800 block... Read more ...

Matt Gaetz associate Joel Greenberg to cooperate in investigation

Matt Gaetz associate Joel Greenberg to cooperate in investigation

Joel Greenberg, who is expected to plead guilty next week on multiple federal charges, will now be helping federal investigators who are looking into Florida Rep. Matt Gaetz. Read more ...

Broncos release Ja'Wuan James, reportedly won't pay him $10M salary after...

Broncos release Ja'Wuan James, reportedly won't pay him $10M salary after off-site injury

James suffered a season-ending injury while working away from the Broncos' site. The team has released him as a result, and it no longer has to pay him his eight-figure salary... Read more ...

Aaron Hicks, Giancarlo Stanton injuries leave Yankees lineup decimated

Aaron Hicks, Giancarlo Stanton injuries leave Yankees lineup decimated

After Aaron Boone announced Aaron Hicks would miss time with a torn sheath in his left wrist that could lead to surgery, Giancarlo Stanton was scratched from Friday's lineup... Read more ...

Walmart Drops Mask Mandate Following New CDC Guidelines

Walmart Drops Mask Mandate Following New CDC Guidelines

Customers don't have to wear masks, effective immediately. Starting Tuesday, fully vaccinated employees don't either. Everyone's on an honor system and won't have to provide proof. Read more ...

Derek Jeter sells mansion once rented to Tom Brady for $22.5M

Derek Jeter sells mansion once rented to Tom Brady for $22.5M

The former Yankee has scored a home run and sold off his Tampa mansion, which he once rented out to Tom Brady, for $22.5 million after eight months on the market. Read more ...

No garden for American heroes, yes to censorship & monument destruction?...

No garden for American heroes, yes to censorship & monument destruction? Biden revokes more Trump executive orders

US President Joe Biden has revoked a number of executive orders by his predecessor Donald Trump, including those seeking to protect monuments and combat online censorship, and... Read more ...

Biden hosts DACA recipients as he drops Trump health care rule for immigrants

Biden hosts DACA recipients as he drops Trump health care rule for immigrants

Amid a growing southern border crisis, President Biden on Friday met privately with six people brought to the US illegally as children and repealed a long-stalled Trump... Read more ...