software

How virtual reality can help diagnose early Alzheimer’s disease

Posted in Medicine, Software on 27th May, 2019
by Alex Muller

The idea behind the development of this new VR-based diagnostic tool is that a navigation test could help distinguish which patients are likely to progress into full-blown Alzheimer's disease.

AI predicts new food and drink pairings

Posted in Software on 21st May, 2019
by Alex Muller

Robot gourmands are imminent, it seems, and they might someday craft recipes just as delicious as those from their human counterparts.

San Francisco supervisors vote to ban facial recognition software

Posted in Business, Software on 15th May, 2019
by Alex Muller

Once passed, San Francisco will become the first city in the United States to outlaw the use of facial recognition software by city departments, including the San Francisco Police Department.

PTN interviews Steve Dann: Chairman of Medical Realities, Founder of Amplified Robot

Posted in Business, Games, Hardware, Interviews on 12th May, 2019
by Alex Muller

An acknowledged leading expert in Augmented & Virtual Reality, Steve is also the founder and organizer of the Augmenting Reality Meetup Group, which meets to discuss, view and demonstrate the latest innovations in both AR and VR.

Google awards $25 million in global AI impact grants

Posted in Business, Software on 8th May, 2019
by Alex Muller

Google today awarded $25 million in grants to a range of organizations to help them apply machine learning to fight some of the world’s biggest challenges.