Tags machine learning

SFSU students win competition for 'Simba Police' app

by Betsy Foresman • 18 hours ago

The voice-activated mobile assistant, which won first place at a pitch competition, will be able to run background checks, scan license plates, retrieve driver details even call for backup.

UCLA model predicts U.S. COVID-19 cases will peak June 1

by Betsy Foresman • 1 month ago

As one of 13 prediction models used by the CDC, UCLA's machine-learning tool can help measure the efficacy of public policies like stay-at-home orders.

Researchers want to know how bad actors are tricking machine learning

by Betsy Foresman • 4 months ago

University of Arizona researcher Gregory Ditzler aims to improve the ability of algorithms to spot false data and adapt to changing environments.

Arizona State students design 'trash truck of the future'

by Betsy Foresman • 4 months ago

Graduate students at ASU put their skills into practice, designing more efficient and safer trash trucks using AI and sensor-based technologies.

A new chatbot could help at-risk students stay in college

by Betsy Foresman • 5 months ago

The new machine learning-powered chatbot from EdSights gives advisers key insights into the challenges students are facing and how to address them.

Transcription firm Verbit eyes new languages with $31M funding round

by Colin Wood • 6 months ago

The company says its technology, used in many top learning institutions, will be improved and expanded to include support for additional languages.

Butler U. app will guide visually-impaired students through campus

by Betsy Foresman • 6 months ago

The "Guide Dawg" app will help visually impaired students get to and from class more easily and avoid hazards on campus.

In higher ed, not all chatbots are created equal

by Daniel Robb • 7 months ago

Commentary: Choose technology that best suits the institution's specific needs for student engagement, just as USC Aiken has, says Daniel Robb.

How AI tools are changing the need to build more elasticity in enterprise data storage

by EdScoop Staff • 1 year ago

Artificial intelligence gives higher education institutions better insights into their data, if infrastructure supports the levels of compute needed.