Electric and autonomous single-seaters will take part in the first driverless race in 2016
Computer studies, sciences and development
Atom, the mobile bank that will recognize your voice and face
The UK start-up will use biometrics to run a check on customer identities
Atom has drawn the attention of ‘fintechs’ yet again with the announcement that it will be using face and voice recognition systems as its main procedure for authenticating user identities.
2016 will be the year for smart machines to definitively takeoff. Experts stress that employment grows significantly faster in occupations that use computers more.
The Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) is the leading women’s professional tennis association. It is integrated by over 2500 players from 92 countries which compete in 55 events of the WTA Tour and four Grand Slams in 33 countries.
The BEEVA Trends 2016 report highlights the key IT and Innovation trends for next year.
How important is a good serve in women’s tennis? By how many percentage points does a player need to improve her serve to climb a position in the WTA ranking? Does it take a minimum number of cross-court slice backhands to beat a specific rival? The answers to these and other questions that anyone, from fans to tennis players and their coaches, may ask are nothing but the result of measurements that are very easy to take. Current Big Data technology is capable of this and much more and, properly applied, could play a decisive role in winning games, changing training plans, or tactics in real time and contributing to decision making processes.
The companies using technology to "resuscitate" the deceased on stage and screen have run into the long arm of the law.
Some years ago it was not common for a company funded with capital to be valued at over 1 billion dollars. The few technology- based startups that exceed this value without going public began to be called “unicorns”, becoming part of a select list.