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Entertainment & Culture

Listen to Audiobooks in Your Own Voice

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Government & Orgs

State-Run Surveillance Program Matches Faces from Video to Watchlist Suspects

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Art

This Microsoft AI Draws Images from Your Text Description

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Health

To Provide Better End-of-Life Care, This AI Predicts Mortality

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Business

Slack Uses AI to Identify Accessible SMEs for You from Your Fellow Coworkers

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Art

Find Your Fine-Art Look-Alike

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Personal

AI Tells You How Real Your Fake British (or American) Accent Sounds

Industry

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From Youtube Bollywood Videos, AI Finds Fashion You Will Want to Buy

If you want to be the embodiment of the latest Bollywood fashion wherever you go, there is an AI for you. Fashin AI will scan the latest Bollywood YouTube videos and find you items of apparel you can purchase online that will match with the latest trends. Become your inner

Government & Orgs

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State-Run Surveillance Program Matches Faces from Video to Watchlist Suspects

Often times, AI applications are helpful, interesting, and unique, and sometimes they are simply unnerving. This state-run program matches faces caught on camera to a list of government suspects, and it’s using advanced facial recognition techniques to do it. Camera’s are supposedly set up in people’s homes and around the

Environment

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Hunting the Hunters

In the cover of night, when poachers seek their fortunes by killing forbidden treasures, like rhinos and elephants and big cats, this unmanned, autonomous drone uses a combo of infrared and AI to identify, watch, and follow humans. The aim is to help authorities catch the ignominious poachers. The creators hope to get the

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Shazam for Plants

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AI Identifies Pressed-Plant Species

Entertainment & Culture

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Listen to Audiobooks in Your Own Voice

You may have heard of Lyrebird.ai, a Montrealian company that’s creating customized voices for personal assistants. It can mimic your voice—all you need to do is record one minute’s worth of your dulcet tones onto their website and it can create an eerily similar copy (depending on the sample’s audio

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Find Your Fine-Art Look-Alike

Health

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To Provide Better End-of-Life Care, This AI Predicts Mortality

It sounds morbid to predict the likelihood of someone dying within the next year. But when you think about identifying these people so they can experience their last days in their own homes sans rigorous and painful treatments that probably won’t prolong their lives, it takes on a different hue. This AI

Personal

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AI Tells You How Real Your Fake British (or American) Accent Sounds

AI helps solve a lot of serious problems, but it also helps with the picayune, like confirming you have a great fake British accent—or American (Rufus Sewell). It’s the little things. Find out more here. Photo by freestocks.org on Unsplash

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An AI to Help Predict Fertility

Business

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Slack Uses AI to Identify Accessible SMEs for You from Your Fellow Coworkers

If you search for a certain topic in Slack, there’s now a feature that’ll help you identify which one of your accessible coworkers seems to know the most about a topic. This can be really helpful for larger organizations where employees may be spread across the globe. Slack’ll also soon

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Pivot Tables Just Got Easier

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FICO’s AI that Detects Fraud

Transportation

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Mercedes-Benz Uses Latest AI in Top Cars

AI added a signature touch to Mercedes-Benz—NLP. You can talk to your car like you would another human: ask it if you can wear sandals tomorrow, and it knows you’re asking about the weather. The system also offers you suggestions through its interface, predicting what you may want to do