Too often, the AI startup field comes off as a VC-funded money grab. But commercial NLP healthcare player John Snow Labs is doing things differently. Their Spark NLP open source library includes support for 375 languages. Here's why their approach stands out.
So this is 2021, and what have we learned? Joan Benson shares the highlights from Sage Intacct's latest research and practical findings that apply across profit and nonprofit alike
The aim of social enterprise Techfugees is to ensure digital technology is used effectively to support growing numbers of refugees and migrants around the world. Here are two case studies of organizations working in the field that have benefitted from their support.
Digital technology may have a key role to play in helping the UK hit its net zero emission targets, but the challenges ahead are huge.
What value does geospatial data hold and why might it be critical to the UK’s and others’ future success?
British government’s high risk, high reward research and tech agency is a ‘brand in search of a product’
The agency is modelled on the US’s Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, but is yet to find its feet in terms of leadership, mission and culture.
The British government is once again looking to flex its legislative muscle and ‘fix’ the NHS by addressing structural changes aimed at improving integration. We’ve been here many times before.
The OECD is hoping to reach a global solution on the challenge of taxing digital services, which mostly affects US companies.
James Tucker, chief of the Government Data Quality Hub, wants to help government departments make their data ‘fit for purpose’
The UK’s Centre for Data Ethics and Innovation highlights a number of barriers to continued, successful data use for local government beyond the COVID-19 pandemic.
The UK-based charity has worked with consultancy Greenhouse Intelligence on using Artificial Intelligence to keep funding levels as high as possible and use limited resources efficiently.
"CEOs are definitely the heroes of 2020" - running a bold claim from Salesforce’s Marc Benioff past the Edelman Trust Barometer
Governments have been dysfunctional during the COVID crisis and it's business leaders who have stepped up to the mark, argues Salesforce CEO Benioff, citing a shift in trust placement mirrored in large part by the 2021 Edelman Trust Barometer.