1. 5 Areas AI Will Make A Difference In 2017

    5 Areas AI Will Make A Difference In 2017

    In July, Google-owned DeepMind announced that it had partnered with Moorfield Eye Hospital in the UK. Machine learning algorithms will be applied to one million anonymous OCT (Optical Coherence Tomography) scans, the goal being a system that teaches itself how to recognize conditions that pose a threat to someone’s eyesight from just one digital eye scan. This could prevent a host of eye-related diseases, from age-related macular degeneration to sight loss that occurs as a result of diabetes. Moorfields Professor Sir Peng Tee Khaw said of the partnership: ‘Our research with DeepMind has the potential to revolutionize the way ...

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