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Machine learning could check if you’re social distancing properly at work

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Andrew Ng’s startup Landing AI has created a new workplace monitoring tool that issues an alert when anyone is less than the desired distance from a colleague. Six feet apart: On Thursday, the startup released a blog post with a new demo video showing off a new social distancing detector. On the left is a…
How AI and machine learning are helping to tackle COVID-19

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Organizations have been quick to apply AI and machine-learning in the fight to curb the pandemic - and here are some of the most exciting applications.
How To Leverage Artificial Intelligence And Machine Learning During A Pandemic

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After the COVID 19 crisis is over, business success or failure may come down to whether companies have taken advantage of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) technologies.
An AI Epidemiologist Sent the First Warnings of the Wuhan Virus

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The BlueDot algorithm scours news reports and airline ticketing data to predict the spread of diseases like those linked to the flu outbreak in China.
Coronavirus: How Artificial Intelligence, Data Science And Technology Is Used To Fight The Pandemic

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As coronavirus (COVID-19) swept from China to the rest of the world, emerging technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI), data science, and other technologies were thrust into action to help humans manage the crisis. Here are 10 ways technology is being used to manage and fight COVID-19.
Get the App! – Applied Singularity

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AI, Robots, and Ethics in the Age of COVID-19

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The increasing adoption of AI and robots has implications for jobs, biases, and data privacy.
How AI Is Tracking the Coronavirus Outbreak

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Machine-learning programs are analyzing websites, news reports, and social media posts for signs of symptoms, such as fever or breathing problems.
AI could help with the next pandemic—but not with this one - MIT Technology Review

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Some things need to change if we want AI to be useful next time, and you might not like them.
How artificial intelligence provided early warning of Wuhan virus — Quartz

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It would have worked whether Chinese officials were transparent about the outbreak or not.
How Hospitals Are Using AI to Battle Covid-19

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Overwhelmed and under-equipped, some health centers are innovating in the midst of the global pandemic.
AI can help warn about coronavirus and other potential epidemics - Vox

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AI helped send out an early warning about the novel coronavirus outbreak, and researchers have also used flight data to figure out where it could pop up next.
COVID-19: AI can help - but the right human input is key

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Maximizing the potential of AI to help us in the current coronavirus crisis requires maximizing human knowledge and creativity to innovative solutions.
How AI Will Prevent The Next Coronavirus Pandemic

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With BlueDot and various other startups producing AI-powered diagnostic and detection systems, the coronavirus–aka COVID 19–may very well be the last global epidemic we witness.
Researchers Will Deploy AI to Better Understand Coronavirus

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More than 2,000 papers have been published about the virus since December. It will take some smart algorithms to mine insights from them.
AI Uncovers a Potential Treatment for Covid-19 Patients

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Software suggested an arthritis drug might quell an out-of-control immune response that damages the lungs. Now it's being tested in a clinical trial.
France is using AI to check whether people are wearing masks on public transport - The Verge

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As France makes the wearing of facial masks mandatory on public transport, it’s trialling new AI technology to check whether passengers are complying. The software, made by French startup Datakalab, is being trialed first in Paris, and will only generate anonymous statistical data.