Alzheimer’s Detection Better Than Ever, Thanks To AI

Alzheimer’s disease affects 48 million worldwide. It is estimated 55,000 people in Ireland live with Alzheimer’s and many people believe that number is set to rise. Currently, there is no cure for this devastating brain disease.

However, there are new promising drugs on the market that can help to stem the disease’s progression. These new drugs must be administered in the early stages of the disease for them to be most effective.

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Data Governance – Why It’s So Important For Your Business.

Data has become one of the most important assets for businesses of every size. More and more companies are waking up to the importance of Data Governance and with the help of data management systems, they are now able to produce consistent results. Continue reading

First Ever Electric Wheelchair Controlled By Facial Expressions

Hoobox, a Brazilian startup has partnered with Intel to create an adapter kit that can be connected to almost any electrical wheelchair.

Powered by AI, The Wheelie 7 is able to detect the user’s facial expressions and process the data in real-time to direct the movement of the chair.

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Celebrating Data Science Ireland’s 1 Year Anniversary

It was a celebration this past Monday evening at Huckletree D2, as we celebrated the 1 Year Anniversary of our Data Science Ireland Meetup with more fantastic speakers giving us insight in how AI is making a difference to people’s lives for the better.

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AI in Action E17: Roger Gatti, Chief Product Officer at 1plusX

Welcome to episode 17 of AI in Action, the podcast that breaks down the hype and explores the impact that Data Science, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence are making on our everyday lives.

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AI in Action E16: John Collins, Engineering Manager and Shukhrat Khadjaev, Product Owner at FlixBus

Welcome to episode 16 of AI in Action, the podcast that breaks down the hype and explores the impact that Data Science, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence are making on our everyday lives.

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AI Technology: China Set For World Domination?

By 2030 China plan to be the world leaders in AI technology.

As Eric Schmidt, Executive Chairman at Google has explained, “It’s pretty simple. By 2020, they will have caught up. By 2025, they will be better than us. By 2030, they will dominate the industries of AI.

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