Latest machine learning publications

Amazon shelves AI recruiter after women overlooked

Amazon has scrapped a secret AI recruiting program after it showed bias in favour of men. According to Reuters, Amazon’s machine learning specialists began working on a program in 2014 that automated the recruitment process by independently reviewing candidates’ CVs. It then ranked applicants from one to five –  before anyone at the company had looked… Read More

How AI and machine learning will impact the future of customer experience

Ronald van Loon, ahead of his keynote presentation at Big Data World 2018, writes on why CX leaders are turning to new developments in AI and machine learning as opportunities to advance their customer strategies Automated intelligent technologies like AI and machine earning are enabling businesses to deliver more relevant, personalized customer experiences through responsive technologies, like… Read More

How AI will drive the human workforce of the future

Ahead of his session at Big Data World, London 2018, George Zarkadakis, Digital Lead at Willis Towers Watson, discusses the role of AI techniques for advancing workforce opportunities   Data underlies everything we do at Willis Towers Watson; whether in insurance, in human capital or benefits. We support our clients to make use of their… Read More

HPE releases machine learning platform for the data centre

Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) has announced the release of InfoSight, a predictive analysis platform for data centres. The recommendation engine, designed to ‘simplify and reduce the guesswork in managing infrastructure’, is, according to HPE, the first in the industry to use artificial intelligence. The platform will use advanced machine learning to bring software-defined intelligence to… Read More

Cybersecurity detection more important than protection, says Microsoft CTO

Detection is more important than protection in cybersecurity, according to Microsoft UK CTO, Michael Wignall. Speaking at the Microsoft Decoded event in London, Wignall commented on the importance of security as an overarching necessity in order to work with new technology trends. Wignall stated that security systems should work on three fronts; protection, detection and… Read More