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We recently reported on Moxi, the “robot nurse.” Now, we’re telling you about AskBob, an artificial intelligence-based smart healthcare decision support tool. Ping An Smart Healthcare introduced AskBob in Singapore through collaborations with SingHealth and the National University Health System (NUHS) to provide critical medical information to clinicians when dealing with patients at the point of care and for medical research […]
Can AI help the homeless? A new project called Chalmers chatbot from Ample Labs and Ada aims to instantly connect Toronto’s homeless community with local resources like free meals, clothing banks, overnight shelters, and more. Throughout the course of its six months in beta testing, Chalmers has grown to support 700 users each month, providing […]
Private investments in renewable energy seek to boost the industry, but can the trend continue?
Researchers explain why manufacturing is getting conquered by robotics, and what that means for humans jobs ten years down the road.
Personal customer information was obtained by hackers and diverted to fraudulent sites.
Pennsylvania is taking election hacking seriously, spending federal money on new electoral systems. But are those systems secure? According to a recent report on the Associated Press, many of the new systems run on outdated software which is vulnerable to hackers. The majority of the election jurisdictions nationwide use Windows 7 or older operating systems […]
A technology as old as life itself, DNA strands provide a chemically stable storage alternative that resists the technological inevitability of becoming obsolete.
A recent Windows 7 security-only update came with a telemetry surprise. Ed Bott reports on ZDNet that these updates usually stick to their name and only include security updates… But that wasn’t the case this time. The “July 9, 2019—KB4507456 (Security-only update)” supplied the Compatibility Appraiser, KB2952664 — designed to identify issues preventing a Windows 7 machine from updating to […]
Christopher Krebs discusses recent phishing incidents, who is affected, and what can be done to prevent cyberattacks in the future.