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Some time back, as part of the Call for Code initiative, I worked on a documentary that touched on climate change issues. One thing we tried with that project was to avoid the “eat your broccoli” syndrome. …



Guiding Eyes for the Blind is one of the leading non-profits for providing guide dogs to those with vision loss. Guiding Eyes has the goal to raise, train, and match as many dogs as possible. A successful pairing means many years of life changing connections giving the confidence to those…


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The San Jose State University Innovation Farm asks students to build artificial intelligence (AI) solutions that fight against our greatest societal issues. During a recent session, the Student Assistant Motivator (SAM) team developed a prototype to show how chat services can be used to counter the isolation that is a…



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“Darkness cannot drive out darkness, only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate, only love can do that.”
– Martin Luther King, Washington National Cathedral, March 31, 1968

Darkness is a good way to describe the range of emotion triggered in the last year by high-profile cases of…


SenzIT revolutionizes justice in real time with cognitive computing

There’s never been a better time to utilize the power of technology to ensure that the digital truth prevails in courts of law around the globe. …


Imagine.

Imagine a world where farmers use artificial intelligence to grow healthier food at lower cost. Where visual recognition technology detects pests on individual plants across thousands of acres, and agronomists micro-target treatment, with surgical precision, by remote control.

A world where real-time digital capture of events at crime scenes…


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Virtual assistants have entered into our homes and public consciousness, thanks to tools like Facebook Messenger, Amazon Alexa and Slack. …

Daryl Pereira

This is the age of breakthrough. An age in which digital business meets digital intelligence — human expertise enhanced, scaled and accelerated.

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