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Startup aims to use AI to help rebuild manufacturing in US machine shops

Startup aims to use AI to help rebuild manufacturing in US machine shops

If America really wants to get some of its manufacturing back overseas, it might need Adam Ellis and his new Akron company, Harmoni Solutions. Because to achieve such ambitions, it’s going to take a lot of skilled workers, including a lot of highly productive machinists. Ours are getting old. “You go through most stores, and …

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A new coalition aims to fill the credibility gap for AI in medicine with testing and surveillance

A new coalition aims to fill the credibility gap for AI in medicine with testing and surveillance

JTo read the medical literature, you might think that AI is taking over medicine. It can detect cancers in images earlier, find heart problems invisible to cardiologists, and predict organ dysfunction hours before it becomes dangerous for hospital patients. But most AI models described in reviews — and touted in press releases — are never …

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The FEATHER project aims to reduce the adverse effects of urinary tract infections

The FEATHER project aims to reduce the adverse effects of urinary tract infections

A team of researchers from the University of Edinburgh and Heriot-Watt University are developing artificial intelligence (AI) and social work robots to detect urinary tract infections (UTIs) earlier. The FEATHER project aims to reduce the number of serious adverse effects that can result from late or misdiagnosis and to reduce the amount of antibiotics prescribed …

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Generation Start-up: How Mental aims to boost learning and training through virtual reality

Generation Start-up: How Mental aims to boost learning and training through virtual reality

The passion for computer graphics and video games led Hani Abu Ghazaleh to create Mental, a technology company focused on virtual reality. Mr. Abu Ghazaleh had a career spanning nearly 15 years in the gaming industry, working for major companies like Ubisoft, before founding Mental in Abu Dhabi in 2018. The company aims to stimulate …

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This cruel email hacking gang aims to shoot your heart and steal your money

This cruel email hacking gang aims to shoot your heart and steal your money

Image: Getty/damircudic A vicious gang of Business Email Compromise (BEC) hack into people’s email accounts and send messages to their contacts claiming that the owner of the account must send a gift to a sick friend in an attempt to manipulate people into send gift cards online. Detailed by cybersecurity researchers at Abnormal Security, a …

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Cloud Computing News

Renewable energy deal aims to make Google’s UK operations 90% carbon-free by 2025

Google UK has claimed it will run on or near 90% carbon-free power (CFE) on an hourly basis in 2025, up from 67% expected, thanks to a new offshore wind power deal with ENGIE – 100MW carbon-free energy from the Moray West offshore wind farm in Scotland. This milestone brings Google closer to its overarching …

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'Giga Fire' project aims to map all California wildfire fuels: 'This kind of information is critical'

‘Giga Fire’ project aims to map all California wildfire fuels: ‘This kind of information is critical’

Wildfires have always been an integral part of the California ecosystem. But a historic lack of forest management combined with climate change and human activity has contributed to larger and more destructive fires in recent years. The largest of these fires are called “giga fires”, which burn at least 1 million acres. Fire officials also …

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Volkswagen AG aims to make data centers climate neutral by 2027

Volkswagen AG aims to make data centers climate neutral by 2027

Today, Volkswagen AG announced its goal to make its data center operations carbon neutral by 2027. To achieve this goal, the Group has expanded its computing capabilities at Green Mountain, a Norwegian data center operator CO₂ neutral. With this expansion, a quarter of Volkswagen’s global data center operations will operate in a carbon-neutral manner. This …

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OM1 aims to improve healthcare outcomes through Big Data and AI

OM1 aims to improve healthcare outcomes through Big Data and AI

A Harvard-trained surgeon and big data entrepreneur, Dr. Richard Gliklich has worked to improve chronic disease management by organizing, analyzing and applying health outcomes data since 1999. He is currently the founder and CEO of OM1 (pronounced Ohm-one). The company is a health outcomes and registries company focused on measuring, comparing and predicting real-world treatment …

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Partnership aims to make Montgomery County "the Silicon Valley of health IT"

Partnership aims to make Montgomery County “the Silicon Valley of health IT”

The deal, which could lead to the creation of more than 10 million square feet of development, has the potential to transform North Bethesda, an area once known for luxury retail but which has languished since the demise of White Flint Mall. . This content was republished with permission from WTOP’s press partners at Maryland …

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