Virtual Reality Can Help To Treat Mental Health Illnesses

The human brain is the most complex structure in the world. This makes diagnosing mental health disorders a huge challenge. However, virtual reality may provide an unlikely alternative to current treatment for mental health disorders. Continue reading

AI in Action E24: Niall O’Connor, Chief Technology Officer at Genospace

Welcome to episode 24 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 E23: Marc Held, CEO at ODYN

Welcome to episode 23 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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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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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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AI Mentors E11: Charlie Berg, VP of Engineering at Avant-Garde Health

Welcome to episode 11 of AI Mentors, the podcast that helps you pave the way for a successful career in the world of Data Science and AI.

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Exciting AI Study May Give People Their Voice Back

Three research teams surgically placed electrodes onto a human brain recently, so AI could turn patients brain signals into computer-generated speech.

Scientists constructed words and sentences from brain signals by using artificial intelligence. Some of those sentences were gibberish, but encouragingly some made sense. This has never been achieved before.

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AI Mentors E09: David Ledbetter, Senior Data Scientist at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles

Welcome to episode nine of AI Mentors, the podcast that helps you pave the way for a successful career in the world of Data Science and AI.

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3 Amazing Ways AI Could Help Mental Health in Ireland

In terms of mental health, Ireland ranks joint third out of  36 European countries with some 18.5 per cent of the Irish population recorded as having a mental health disorder.

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Artificial Intelligence – 3 Key Advancements for 2019

Artificial Intelligence was everywhere in 2018 and don’t expect the hype to die down over the next 12 months with the coming year’s advancements and innovation to bring about huge fundamental changes to a wide range of industries.

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