Cleo, a company that has created a digital assistant to provide personalised financial support for Generation Z.

Posted in Business, Interviews, Software on 30th Sep, 2023
by Alex Muller

Barney Hussey-Yeo is the founder and CEO of Cleo. Founded in 2016, Cleo’s budgeting chatbot has been used by millions of young people to manage their finances.

OpenAI’s GPT-4 Scores in the Top 1% of Creative Thinking On Benchmark

Posted in Software on 25th Sep, 2023
by Alex Muller

The creative abilities now realized by AI may provide a "Sputnik moment" for educators and others interested in furthering human creative abilities, including those who see creativity as an essential condition of individual, social, and economic growth.

AI study aims to improve radiotherapy for lung cancer patients

Posted in Medicine, Science, Software on 13th Sep, 2023
by Alex Muller

NIHR has awarded £2.3 million to The Christie NHS Foundation Trust in Manchester to conduct a study aimed at reducing heart damage caused by radiotherapy treatment for lung cancer patients. It will determine whether using artificial intelligence (AI) to spare the top of the heart during radiotherapy can help patients live longer.

First bitcoin ETF could be coming soon as court rules in favor of Grayscale over SEC

Posted in Business, Online on 31st Aug, 2023
by Alex Muller

A federal appeals court ruled that the SEC was wrong to reject Grayscale’s application to convert its flagship Grayscale Bitcoin Trust, which the SEC approved in 2015, and which holds more than $15bn in bitcoin, into an ETF.

AI system does better than humans at identifying odors

Posted in Hardware, Science, Software on 31st Aug, 2023
by Alex Muller

The researchers used the system to map 500,000 odor molecules that have never actually been synthesized – a task, says the team, that would take a human 70 years of sniffing to complete.