AI

Marvelstone launches private equity fund to drive AI investment
US$20 million target for first phase of stage agnostic fund.
Hong Leong Bank introduces HALI chatbot with AI capabilities
Aims to help it improve operations efficiency by 60% over the course of the year.
Cyberwarfare: Machine vs Machine
AI can be exploited to cause harm and its vulnerability to be used for unethical motives calls for caution.
Asia is the next frontier for AI development
The scale and demographics of the Asian region make it ripe for AI development, adoption and transformation.
Vivo’s V9 aspires to embody beauty and smarts
  Packs a big screen in a compact body and high resolution selfie camera Many AI driven features that improve performance and productivity
Microsoft’s Chinese-to-English translation AI matches human performance
Hitting a historic milestone, Microsoft researchers have created the first machine translation system that produces work with the same quality and accuracy as a person.
US and China seen as leaders in AI innovation; emerging players gaining ground: EY
Countries that break out of the pack will be those that focus on finding ways to unlock data and take advantage of the access and insight it provides.
Alibaba Cloud data centre in Indonesia begins operations
First global public cloud platform in Indonesia.
Interest in AI devices strongest from Asia
PwC’s Global Consumer Insights survey finds Asian consumers showing the highest interest in artificial intelligence devices.
OCBC Bank Singapore launches artificial intelligence unit
With an initial investment of US$10 mil over three years, the bank adopts an ‘AI-first’ strategy in developing digital capabilities.
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