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    1. International Internet Company NAVER to Acquire Xerox Research Centre Europe

      Grenoble research centre in artificial intelligence to become part of NAVER Corporation, Korea’s leading Internet company SEONGNAM, South Korea & NORWALK, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- NAVER Corporation (035420: Korea SE) and Xerox Corporation (NYSE:XRX) today announced an agreement for NAVER to acquire the Xerox Research Centre Europe in Grenoble, France.

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    2. Amazon Web Services launching machine translation service

      Amazon Web Services launching machine translation service

      Source: Amazon Web Services Andy Jassy, CEO of Amazon Web Services and Infrastructure. Amazon 's cloud computing division has been working on a translation service that developers could use to make their websites and apps available in multiple languages, CNBC has learned. Amazon already has machine-translation technology that it uses across the company , to do things like provide product information in multiple languages.

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    3. Tencent social network group president is bullish on artificial intelligence

      Tencent social network group president is bullish on artificial intelligence

      Artificial intelligence may still be in its nascent stage, but the technology has a bright future ahead as companies big and small continue to invest in it and develop their expertise, according to the a senior executive at Chinese tech giant Tencent . In an interview with CNBC, Dowson Tong, senior executive vice president and social network group president at Tencent, said he was very bullish about A.I. and a big proponent of offering A.I. as a service.

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    4. iQor Names Deepak Batheja as Chief Digital Officer and Group CIO

      Technology Innovator Tapped to Accelerate Transformative Digital Strategies ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- iQor, a global managed services provider embedded in the flow between product, people, and services, today announced that it has named Deepak Batheja as its Chief Digital Officer and Group CIO. In his new role, Batheja is responsible for leading digital strategy, technology operations, and iQor’s Data Solutions and Analytics practice.

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    5. Regtech firm Merlon raises $7.65 million in seed finance to fight money laundering and improve big data analysis

      Regtech firm Merlon raises $7.65 million in seed finance to fight money laundering and improve big data analysis

      Merlon Intelligence, a U.S. headquartered provider of risk management and compliance solutions for financial services companies, has raised $7.65 million in seed financing. The company, launched last year , has a range of anti-money laundering (AML) and other compliance tools on its analytical platform that can investigate 'big' unstructured data sources in social media and online in order to alert banks about any fraud, sanctions busting transactions, or other risks.

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    6. Linguamatics to Highlight New Text Analytics Technologies and Innovative Deployments at Bio-IT World 2017

      Linguamatics to Highlight New Text Analytics Technologies and Innovative Deployments at Bio-IT World 2017

      CAMBRIDGE, England and BOSTON, May 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading NLP text analytics provider Linguamatics today announced plans to highlight the latest version of its text mining platform at this week's Bio-IT World Conference & Expo in Boston. Bio-IT World has named Linguamatics I2E 5.0 a contender for the Best of Show Award, and Linguamatics' customer Pentavere Research Group a Best Practices finalist.

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    7. From coding to cancer: How AI is changing medicine

      From coding to cancer: How AI is changing medicine

      Regina Barzilay teaches computers how to learn. A professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, her work focused on natural language processing – training computers to understand human speech – until a breast cancer diagnosis three years ago. "Going through it, I realized that today we have more sophisticated technology to select your shoes on Amazon than to adjust treatments for cancer patients," Barzilay said in an interview at her office in Cambridge.

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    8. Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos says AI is in a ‘golden age’

      Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos says AI is in a ‘golden age’

      Artificial intelligence (AI) development has seen an "amazing renaissance" and is beginning to solve problems that were once seen as science fiction, according to Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos. Machine learning, machine vision, and natural language processing are all strands of AI that are being developed by technology giants such as Amazon, Alphabet's Google and Facebook for various uses.

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    9. Binary Fountain Appoints Healthcare Industry Leader Aaron Clifford as Senior Vice President of Marketing

      Binary Fountain Appoints Healthcare Industry Leader Aaron Clifford as Senior Vice President of Marketing

      Binary Fountain taps digital marketing leader to increase brand awareness and accelerate growth MCLEAN, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Binary Fountain , the leading provider of patient feedback management solutions with one of the largest repositories of online patient reviews and surveys in the healthcare industry, announced today the appointment of Aaron Clifford as senior vice president of marketing.

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    10. TipRanks: These are the 5 favorite stocks of the top financial analysts

      TipRanks: These are the 5 favorite stocks of the top financial analysts

      TipRanks , a service that ranks Wall Street, identified the best analysts covering the financial industry and found which stocks they like right now. We use a natural language processing algorithm to rank analysts based on two factors: Average return of buy-sell recommendations Success rate of buy-sell recommendations We combined the screener's insights with a database scan for the most popular financial stocks by top analysts in the last month.

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    11. Tencent Appoints Dr. Yu Dong as AI Lab Deputy Director and Opens New AI Lab in Seattle

      Tencent Appoints Dr. Yu Dong as AI Lab Deputy Director and Opens New AI Lab in Seattle

      SHENZHEN, China, May 2, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Tencent Holdings Limited ("Tencent") (HK: 00700), a leading provider of Internet value-added services in China, announced today the opening of a new AI Lab in Seattle and the appointment of top speech recognition expert Dr. Yu Dong as deputy director of the AI Lab. Dr. Yu will oversee the operation and management of the AI Lab in Seattle to drive Tencent's research on speech recognition and natural language processing.

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    12. Exiger Makes Ground-breaking Acquisition of OutsideIQ Solidifying its Leadership in AI-Driven Compliance Solutions

      Exiger Makes Ground-breaking Acquisition of OutsideIQ Solidifying its Leadership in AI-Driven Compliance Solutions

      NEW YORK and LONDON and TORONTO, April 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Exiger, the global regulatory, financial crime, risk and compliance company, announced today that it has acquired OutsideIQ, the company that developed the groundbreaking cognitive computing and intelligent search platform DDIQ.

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    13. Sohu.com Reports First Quarter 2017 Unaudited Financial Results

      Sohu.com Reports First Quarter 2017 Unaudited Financial Results

      BEIJING, April 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Sohu.com Inc. (NASDAQ: SOHU), China's leading online media, video, search and gaming business group, today reported unaudited financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2017. First Q uarter Highlights Total revenues were US$374 million 1 , down 8% year-over-year and 9% quarter-over-quarter. Brand advertising revenues were US$81 million, down 35% year-over-year and 18% quarter-over-quarter.

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    14. TipRanks: These are the 5 favorite stocks of the top tech analysts

      TipRanks: These are the 5 favorite stocks of the top tech analysts

      TipRanks , a service that ranks Wall Street, identified the best analysts covering the technology industry and found which stocks they like right now. We use a natural language processing algorithm to rank analysts based on two factors: Average return of buy-sell recommendations Success rate of buy-sell recommendations We combined the screener's insights with a database scan for the most popular tech stocks by top analysts in the last month.

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    15. Seal Software Appoints Industry Leader to Drive Customer Success

      Seal Software Appoints Industry Leader to Drive Customer Success

      SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Seal Software , the leader in Contract Analytics and Discovery today announced the appointment of John O'Melia as the company’s first senior vice president of customer success. O’Melia is a veteran of the enterprise content management marketplace, bringing a wealth of experience to the Seal Software leadership team.

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    16. SDL Chief Delivery Officer Joins TAUS Advisory Board

      SDL Chief Delivery Officer Joins TAUS Advisory Board

      WAKEFIELD, Massachusetts and MAIDENHEAD, England, March 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- SDL (LSE:SDL) today announced its Chief Delivery Officer, Silke Zschweigert, has been appointed as an Advisory Board member of the Translation Automation User Society (TAUS). TAUS was founded in 2005 as a think tank for innovation in the translation industry.

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    17. Machine Learning Visionary, David Heckerman, Joins Human Longevity, Inc. as Chief Data Scientist

      Machine Learning Visionary, David Heckerman, Joins Human Longevity, Inc. as Chief Data Scientist

      SAN DIEGO, March 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Human Longevity, Inc., the genomics–powered, health intelligence company, announced today that David Heckerman, M.D., PhD., a 25-year veteran of Microsoft, has joined the company as the Chief Data Scientist. Dr. Heckerman, who will report to J. Craig Venter, Ph.D., HLI Co-founder, Executive Chairman and head of scientific strategy, will lead an advanced analytics team at HLI's Mountain View, CA, office to continue to tackle some of the most important challenges in the analysis of large-scale medical and genomic data. Dr. Heckerman's many accomplishments as a Microsoft researcher include leading ...

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    18. Sorry, a robot is not about to replace your lawyer

      Sorry, a robot is not about to replace your lawyer

      Impressive advances in artificial intelligence technology tailored for legal work have led some lawyers to worry that their profession may be Silicon Valley's next victim. But recent research and even the people working on the software meant to automate legal work say the adoption of A.I. in law firms will be a slow, task-by-task process. In other words, like it or not, a robot is not about to replace your lawyer. At least, not anytime soon.

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    19. These are the 5 favorite stocks of the best consumer analysts on Wall Street

      These are the 5 favorite stocks of the best consumer analysts on Wall Street

      These are the 5 favorite stocks of the best consumer analysts on Wall Street Harriet Lefton of TipRanks Getty Images Employees sort through items being shipped through the FedEx World Service Center in Doral, Florida. TipRanks , a service that ranks Wall Street, identified the top analysts of companies that sell consumer goods and found which equities they like right now.

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    20. Clarity Money Marks Continued Growth with 100,000 Customers and Senior Hires

      Clarity Money Marks Continued Growth with 100,000 Customers and Senior Hires

      - New executives join fast-growing company from American Express and Paribus -Customer milestone signals continued growth and demand for financial advocacy NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Clarity Money , a revolutionary personal finance app that acts as the “Champion of your Money,” has reached 100,000 customers since its launch in January 2017. The app has been a “featured” personal finance app on the Apple App Store since its launch.

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    21. Inbenta Expands Executive Team with Four New Hires

      Inbenta Expands Executive Team with Four New Hires

      SAN MATEO, Calif., March 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Inbenta ( https://www.inbenta.com ), the Natural Language search platform powered by Artificial Intelligence, today announced the addition of four new hires to the executive team. These appointments include Chief Financial Officer, Chief Marketing Officer, Head of Product and EVP of Sales. Together, these new leaders bring decades of experience and expertise to the Inbenta organization.

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