Dutch police are undertaking an experiment to see if augmented reality can help officers at a crime scene, according to the New Scientist.
Using an AI system video from the body cameras worn on the officers at the scene will relay back to experts who can guide the officers by making virtual notes which the officers will be able to see via a smartphone or head-mounted device.
Dragos Datcu, principal researcher at augmented reality (AR) company Twnkls in Rotterdam, the Netherlands said:
We now have good enough software and hardware to use augmented reality at crime scenes.
What’s great about the new AI system is the fact that experts can get involved with [...]
Apple has filed a patent application for a “virtual assistant in a communication session.” On first glance, application 14/713,410 might scare developers of chat bots and the like, but Apple is specific in the scope of their claims – Siri, their virtual assistant platform, will be able to directly communicate with either user in an iMessage conversation and then be able to act on the instructions given. The other participant of the conversation will not see messages intended to Siri, nor messages sent from Siri to the user activating her. This is somewhat different from current implementations of chat bots and virtual assistants in chat programs, in that the classical chat bot for, [...]
Nasdaq undertakes 14 million trades a day on its exchange making it nearly impossible to detect market abuses taking place. However, with the help of artificial intelligence (AI), Nasdaq is cracking down on the bad behavior.
There are several things that Valerie Bannert-Thurner, senior vice president and head of risk and surveillance at Nasdaq, considers when it comes to bad behavior on the exchange.
Speaking to the American Banker, she said:
If people are excessively profitable given how they trade and in comparison to everybody else trading the same instruments with similar styles, then we ask, is this luck or something else?
Yet, with an excessive [...]
The White House released a report titled “Preparing for the Future of Artificial Intelligence” (AI) as well as a “National Artificial Intelligence Research and Development Strategic Plan.” Meanwhile, President Obama is speaking up on AI, futuristic technologies, and space.