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How Does Machine Learning Intersect with Data Security?

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by Angela Guess Sue Marquette Poremba recently wrote for IT Business Edge, “Machine learning is all about algorithms. It’s been used to spot fraud by the financial industry and is supposed to predict behaviors of users. So how does machine learning intersect with IT security? ‘Machine learning is the technology that underpins analytics in security,’…

NLP Market for Healthcare and Life Sciences Industry Worth $2.67 Billion by 2020

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by Angela Guess A recent article reports, “According to a new market research report, ‘Natural Language Processing Market for Health Care and Life Sciences Industry by Type (Rule-Based, Statistical, and Hybrid NLP Solutions) – Worldwide Forecast and Analysis to 2015 – 2020,’ published by MarketsandMarkets, The global Healthcare and Life Sciences NLP Market industry is…

Expert System to Present on Semantics & SharePoint at Smart Data Conference

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by Angela Guess According to a recent article out of the company, “Expert System, the leader in multilingual semantic intelligence technology for the effective management of unstructured and open source information, today announced that Expert System executives, Bryan Bell and Luigi Paraboschi, will participate in speaking sessions covering Semantic Intelligence & SharePoint and Natural Language…

Machine Teaching: A New Twist on Machine Learning

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by Angela Guess A recent article in Science Codex reports, “Machine learning is a well-established subfield of computer science in which experts develop mathematical tools to help computers learn from data and detect patterns. The machine learner (the computer) is like a student. The goal of machine learning is to develop models that will prove…

GPUs, Pedestrian Detection, and a Host of Possibilities

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by Angela Guess Nicole Hemsoth recently wrote for The Platform, “Outside of providing web-based services (for instance, automatically tagging images or picking out semantic understanding from video) the real use cases for how GPUs will power real-time services off the web are still developing. Pedestrian detection is one of those areas where, when powered by…

Will the Internet of Things Tether Us to Technology?

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by Angela Guess Evan Selinger and Brett Frischmann recently wrote for The Guardian, “Techno-optimists believe the new world [of the Internet of Things] will be better than our current one because it will be “smarter”. They’re fond of saying that if things work according to plan, resources will be allocated more efficiently. Smart grids, for…

Machine Learning Use Case: Repurposing of Cancer Data by DeepPharma

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by Angela Guess Writing for Inside Big Data, Daniel Gutierrez recently commented, “A machine-learning technique that has already given computers the ability to recognize speech and categorize images will now be utilized in the ongoing fight against cancer and other age-related diseases. Insilico Medicine, a bioinformatics company dedicated to drug discovery for cancer and aging,…

Bioinformatics Require Better Data Sharing and Discovery

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by Angela Guess Lindsay Hock recently wrote for R&D Magazine, “The changing landscape of research today is forcing the bioinformatics community to seek a new level of data sharing and collaboration only made possible with new platforms. Data volumes are growing due to larger population studies, deeper sequencing coverage to detect variants with greater sensitivity…