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Say goodbye to hold musicSay goodbye to hold musicProduct ManagerProduct Manager

Reading Time: 3 minutes Sometimes, a phone call is the best way to get something done. We call retailers to locate missing packages, utilities to adjust our internet speeds, airlines to change our travel itineraries…the list goes on. But more often than not, we need to wait on hold during these calls—listening closely to hold music and repetitive messages—before […]

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Learning AI at school — a peek into the black box

Reading Time: 5 minutes “In the near future, perhaps sooner than we think, virtually everyone will need a basic understanding of the technologies that underpin machine learning and artificial intelligence.” — from the 2018 Informatics Europe & EUACM report about machine learning As the quote above highlights, AI and machine learning (ML) are increasingly affecting society and will continue […]

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Easier phone calls without voice or hearingEasier phone calls without voice or hearing

Reading Time: 2 minutes Last year, I read a social media post from a young woman in Israel. She shared a story about a guy she was in a relationship with, who was deaf, struggling to fix the internet connection at their home. The internet service provider’s tech support had no way to communicate with him via text, email […]

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At I/O ’19: Building a more helpful Google for everyoneAt I/O ’19: Building a more helpful Google for everyone

Reading Time: 5 minutes Today, we welcomed thousands of people to I/O, our annual developer’s conference. It’s one of my favorite events of the year because it gives us a chance to show how we’re bringing Google’s mission to life through new technological breakthroughs and products. Our mission to make information universally accessible and useful hasn’t changed over the […]

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Autonomous drones (only slightly flammable)

Reading Time: 3 minutes I had an email a little while ago, which opened: “I don’t know if you remember me, but…” As it happens, I remembered Andy Baker very well, in large part because an indoor autonomous drone demo he ran at a Raspberry Pi birthday party a couple of years ago ACTUALLY CAUGHT FIRE. Here’s a refresher. […]

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There’s Waldo! Finding the elusive traveller using AI

Reading Time: 2 minutes Let me start by stating that here in the UK, we call Waldo Wally. And as I’m writing this post at my desk at Pi Towers, Cambridge, I have taken the decision to refer to the red and white-clad fellow as Wally moving forward. Just so you know. There’s Waldo is a robot that finds Waldo […]

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MagPi 72: AI made easy for your Raspberry Pi

Reading Time: 3 minutes Hi folks, Rob from The MagPi here! With AI currently a hot topic in hobby tech, we thought we’d demystify it for you and your Raspberry Pi in The MagPi 72, out now! AI made easy, in issue 72 of The MagPi! The MagPi 72 AI made easy covers several types of current AI and […]

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Watch the HTC VIVE and VIVEPORT Keynotes from Mobile World Congress 2018

Reading Time: < 1 minute Last week at Mobile World Congress 2018, HTC Chairwoman Cher Wang gave a keynote sharing her vision for HTC Vive and the VR industry. Watch the speech below to hear her thoughts on the on the convergence of major technologies like VR, AR, 5G and AI. [embedded content] Also at Mobile World Congress, Rikard Steiber, […]

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Petoi: a Pi-powered kitty cat

Reading Time: 3 minutes A robot pet is the dream of many a child, thanks to creatures such as K9, Doctor Who’s trusted companion, and the Tamagotchi, bleeping nightmare of parents worldwide. But both of these pale in comparison (sorry, K9) to Petoi, the walking, meowing, live-streaming cat from maker Rongzhong Li. Petoi: OpenCat Demo Mentioned on IEEE Spectrum: […]

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Meet CIMON: The Floating AI That Will Live on the International Space Station

Reading Time: 3 minutes Airbus is using artificial intelligence from IBM to create an AI robot that will live on the International Space Station. This 3D printed mission and flight assistance system is called the Crew Interactive Mobile Companion, also known as CIMON. Astronauts aboard the International Space Station (ISS) will soon have their own AI-based mission and flight assistance […]

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I Tried This AI-Based App That Removes Makeup On Celebs And Here’s The Result

Reading Time: 2 minutes The MakeApp uses neural networks to let you add or remove makeup from photos and videos. More info: itunes.apple.com The app lets you remove makeup from a video The app also lets you add makeup to video Here are more examples of makeup removal Website: LINK