Amazon’s Hardware Event: New Echos, A New Luna Gaming System And A Flying Security Bot

There were the things everyone expected to see at Amazon’s hardware event on Thursday (Sept. 24), like new Echo devices and Fire TV upgrades. And then there were the things no one was expecting that showed up anyway, like a flying drone designed to robotically monitor a home’s security. Amazon became the latest Big Tech … Read more

Amazon Tells Echelon Fitness To Stop Linking Its Connected Bike To Prime

Echelon Fitness is finding itself in hot water with Amazon over Echelon’s new “EX-Prime Smart Connected Bike,” which it claims was developed “in collaboration with Amazon.” The bike lists for $500, well below roughly $2,000 that Peloton’s popular connected bikes cost. The only problem? “This bike is not an Amazon product or related to Amazon … Read more

Auditoria Debuts New Automation Features For Corporate Finance

Artificial intelligence (AI) automation firm Auditoria has announced new capabilities to help enhance financial back-office tasks, according to a press release. There are three new features — Intelligent Collections, Intelligent Vendor Management and Intelligent Planning — which are intended to remove time-wasting steps and friction and improve cash flow for corporate finance teams, the release … Read more

A.I. algorithms had to change when COVID-19 changed consumer behavior

Our mission to help you navigate the new normal is fueled by subscribers. To enjoy unlimited access to our journalism, subscribe today. During the past few years, many consumer-focused businesses have used artificial intelligence to help increase sales. The technology, for example, can more successfully suggest products that online shoppers end up buying. But once the … Read more

Press release – New committees begin their work

On Wednesday, Parliament’s new special committees, subcommittee and committee of inquiry held their constitutive meetings and elected their chairs and vice-chairs.Committee of Inquiry on the Protection of Animals during TransportSpecial Committee on Artificial Intelligence in a Digital AgeSpecial Committee on Beating CancerSpecial Committee on Foreign Interference in all Democratic Processes in the European Union, including … Read more

We’re not ready for AI, says the winner of a new $1m AI prize

Regina Barzilay, a professor at MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL), is the first winner of the Squirrel AI Award for Artificial Intelligence for the Benefit of Humanity, a new prize recognizing outstanding research in AI. Barzilay started her career working on natural-language processing. After surviving breast cancer in 2014, she switched her … Read more

Collapse of Belize based Choice Bank Hit Some Payoneer Customers – Report

The ongoing exposé of leaked documents from FinCEN (the enforcement branch of the US Department of Treasury), and allegations of money laundering, continues to ripple through the media. A story shared by NBC News today covers the collapse of Choice Bank, based in Belize, and… Read More The post Collapse of Belize based Choice Bank … Read more