Health

AI Bioinformatics

AlphaFold: The making of a scientific breakthrough

Here is the inside story of the DeepMind team of scientists and engineers who created AlphaFold, an AI system that is recognized as a solution to “protein folding”, a grand scientific challenge for more than 50 years.

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Future Robotics

An MIT Engineer Built His Own Bionic Leg

At MIT’s Media Lab, researchers are developing prosthetic limbs that users can control with their minds, making a robotic foot move as seamlessly as a biological one.

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IoT

Behind the Scenes Look at a Workplace Health & Safety Solution

Have you ever wondered how to build a workplace health & safety solution end-to-end? Teo De Las Heras from the Azure IoT team joins us to demo and explain the architecture of such as solution built on Azure with IoT services. Not only will you see the solution at work but you will also learn […]

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Natural Language Processing

Text Analytics for Health

Text Analytics for health is a preview feature of Text Analytics which enables developers to process and extract insights from unstructured clinical and biomedical text. Through a single API call, using NLP techniques such as named entity recognition, entity linking, relation extraction and entity negation, Text Analytics can extract critical and relevant medical information without […]

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Security

How To Stay Safe Online

With more and more services going online, internet safety needs to be at the forefront of a lot more conversations. BBC Click  examines the role of security, online education and more. How can we keep teenagers safe online? We look at a new AI system that monitors video content on the fly and blurs anything […]

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Science

The Tech Helping To Treat Depression

264 million people around the world who experience depression and technology is coming to their aid. BBC Click examines.

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Covid Pandemic

Are COVID Death Rates Plummeting?

Dr. John Campbell has been a lighthouse amidst of fog of COVID-19 misinformation. I’ve been watching him since mid January. Could this be good news?

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Covid Pandemic

COVID-19 Long Term Immunity More Likely

There’s not been a lot of good news about the pandemic lately, but here is some good news about long term immunity. Dr. John Campbell explains a bit of good news around research into longer term immunity to the COVID-19 virus.

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AI

Democratizing Healthcare With AI

Artificial intelligence (AI) can help us do stuff like finding a specific photo in our photos app, or translating signs into another language. What if we applied the same technology to really big problems in areas like healthcare? Google’s Dr. Lily Peng describes her journey from medicine to technology and outlines the potential of AI […]

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