• eDiscovery for audio and video files: “The MCS Group is one of the latest companies to partner with Veritone to revolutionize the legal industry by adopting its innovative and unique AI-based processing and search technology to afford a secure, scalable and cost-effective platform for enriching and managing audio and video data in litigation discovery and compliance processes.”

 

  • Is AI Sci-Fi? Some folks I talk with still believe AI is something in the future — maybe. A good example of how it’s here, now, is autonomous vehicles. The Tesla 3 is a radical revolution in driver (user) interface. It’s all about the passenger (not driver) experience. Meanwhile Uber has self-driving vehicles on the road, and Waymo’s vehicles are driving around Phoenix with no one in the driver’s seat, no one, now.

 

  • More automotive AI news: “As part of the tie-up between the two firms, Google will provide VW with access to devices that process information by using the principals of quantum mechanics. Before reaching an agreement with Google, Volkswagen used quantum computing in March to optimize traffic for 10,000 taxis in Beijing.”

 

  • “The Digital Finance Institute, a leading think tank in financial innovation and technology, is holding the AI World Forum conference on artificial intelligence and machine learning in Toronto from November 27-28, 2017. Details here.