Progressing to the Healthcare of Tomorrow

Posted by Zoe Ang on 4 July 2019

Technologies like artificial intelligence and robotics are leaving marks in the healthcare sector. Regardless if we are on the supplying or receiving end of healthcare, these developments will impact us and our health. Here are some ways that AI and robotics are being used in healthcare and what we can expect in the near future. 

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What can you automate?

Posted by Zoe Ang on 26 June 2019

“If I had asked people what they wanted, they would have said faster horses”. The idea of a “car” much less a self-driving vehicle is unthinkable. We have come a long way with advancement in technology but there is no wisdom in relishing in our past technological successes. It is merely hindsight bias. On the flipside, anticipating future developments of technological development require foresight.

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Defining Virtual Assistants – and are they the same as Chatbots?

Posted by Zoe Ang on 21 June 2019

These terms have been tossed around loosely in various contexts, but what do they really mean? Like really. 

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XLNet — A new pre-training method outperforming BERT on 20 tasks

Posted by Max Xu on 20 June 2019

In 2018, Google published bidirectional, transformer-based pre-training of large scale language model BERT, breaking 11 state-of-the-art records in Natural Language Processing. It has brought great excitement for the NLP field.

Very quickly, BERT has spread like wild fire within the research community, derivative research work have started to emerge.

While the shockwaves BERT created have yet to calm down, another a brand new model emerged today.

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Too much bots to keep tabs on?

Posted by Zoe Ang on 14 June 2019

If you are just browsing the net hoping to find ways to integrate Big Data, AI, ML, and other technology into your business, you might be overwhelmed by the many types of Bots and functionalities. There are web crawler/spider bots, web scraping bots, chatbots, bots for almost anything under the Internet. It (almost) does not make sense anymore. In this article, we try to help you keep your sanity by piecing the many naming conventions of bots together. 

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