Gimbal and Citibank launch beacon-enabled banking in NYC trial
Citibank has launched a trial project in Manhattan that will see Gimbal provide its Bluetooth beacons and software to enable Citibank customers with iPhones to access ATMs and services usually provided by tellers outside of opening hours.
Siri-creator shows off first public demo of Viv, ‘the intelligent interface for everything’
Siri creator Dag Kittlaus showed off the first public demo of Viv, an AI virtual system that aims to be “the intelligent interface for everything.”
Google’s Algorithms Decode Language like a Trained Linguist
This mastery of grammar and syntax helps the company deliver more accurate search results, and it will be increasingly important as more of its devices and services come to depend on voice control. Starting today, Google is opening up those algorithms to outside software developers. The tools released will help programmers build language-based apps and services. One of the tools released today, called SyntaxNet, can learn to understand the meaning of words and phrases given their context and common usage.