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Why AI might be the most effective weapon we have to fight COVID-19 (Ben Dickson, thenextweb.com)

If not the most deadly, the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) is one of the most contagious diseases to have hit our green planet in the past decades. In little over three months since the virus was first spotted in mainland China, it has spread to more than 90 countries, infected more than 185,000 people, and taken […]

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In a time of coronavirus, China’s investment in AI is paying off in a big way (Andy Chun, scmp.com)

In China, AI is being used to fight the virus on all fronts. With its ability to learn quickly, AI saves humans time in sequencing the genome of Sars-CoV-2, designing lab tests, analysing CAT scans and making new vaccines Artificial intelligence is typically presented in Hollywood movies as a human-hating robot in a doomsday scenario. […]

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Data Firms Offer Free Access for COVID-19 Research (George Leopold, datanami.com)

Where oh where in all that Big Data are the patterns and insights that might lead to a vaccine against the scourge of COVID-19? A growing list of data analytics vendors are assisting medical detectives in their search with what amounts to the open source release of proprietary data analytics software. Qumulo, the hybrid cloud […]

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Gurgaon-Based Staqu Introduces Camera For COVID-19 Under Analytics Platform JARVIS (analyticsindiamag.com)

Driven by a vision to solve real-world problems by integrating advanced technologies like A.I., the Gurgaon-based start-up Staqu launched a new Thermal Camera under its video analytics platform, JARVIS. The latest technology will alert the system of anyone with a body temperature of above 37° C and examines heat signatures directly through the cameras, enabling […]

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Artificial Intelligence Identifies High-Risk COVID-19 Patients (Jessica Kent, healthitanalytics.com)

Medical Home Network is using artificial intelligence to identify Medicaid patients who are most at risk from COVID-19. Medical Home Network, an organization serving patients in the Chicago area, is using artificial intelligence to identify individuals who have a heightened vulnerability to severe complications from COVID-19. For Medicaid beneficiaries who face challenges such as homelessness or lack […]

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Computer Scientists Are Building Algorithms to Tackle COVID-19 (Dave Gershgorn, onezero.medium.com)

More than 125,000 people have been confirmed to have the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, around the world and the number is likely to drastically increase, according to health professionals. Computer scientists and machine learning researchers are tackling the pandemic the way they know how: compiling datasets and building algorithms to learn from them. There’s already a dataset of […]