Weekly AI Newsletter
Brazil publishes its national artificial intelligence strategy, outlining a framework for driving AI forward to solve the country’s key challenges.
The Australian state of Victoria is investing millions of dollars in ‘distracted driver’ technology which uses AI to detect motorists that are using mobile phones at the wheel.
Minister of Employment and Labour in Korea has told workers they need to make space for robots, adding “What’s important in policy is how to support a worker move from a fading sector to an emerging one.”
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Microsoft to buy Nuance in $19.7bn bet on healthcare AI
Microsoft makes a massive bet on AI healthcare buying Nuance Communications in a deal valued at $19.7Bn bolstering its increasing focus on health care.
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Momentum ahead – CAM still set to progress in the UK in 2021
A team of researchers at the Technical University of Munich (TUM) has developed a new early warning system for autonomous vehicles that uses artificial intelligence to learn from thousands of real traffic situations. The study of the system has been carried out in cooperation with the BMW Group.
Read more (Intelligent Transport)