artificial intelligence

AI showcase in Punggol will feature mini Silicon Valley

BARCELONA (Spain) • Central to Singapore's artificial intelligence (AI) strategy is the 50ha Punggol Digital District, announced in January last year by Senior Minister and Coordinating Minister...

Singapore calls for more global partners, including Chinese firms, in AI march

BARCELONA, SPAIN - Singapore will continue to work with all players, including Chinese firms, to roll out artificial intelligence (AI) technologies needed for a smart city, even while the United...

Regulator to study how AI will affect workers in Singapore

SINGAPORE'S next step on the artificial intelligence (AI) frontier will be to study the technology's impact on workers, said Yeong Zee Kin, assistant chief executive of the Infocomm Media...

Facial recognition makes subtle advance in Britain

[LONDON] The experiment was conducted discreetly. Between 2016 and 2018, two surveillance cameras were installed in the Kings Cross area of London to analyse and track passers-by using facial...

DBS partners Exiger to roll out AI-powered risk assessment solution

DBS Bank on Friday said it has partnered Exiger, a provider of risk and compliance solutions to fight financial crime, to implement an artificial intelligence (AI)-powered due diligence solution to...

5 things to know about getting started with AI, machine learning

ACCORDING to Oliver Wyman Forum's inaugural Global Cities AI Disruption Index, Singapore topped the list of 105 cities most ready for AI disruption, thanks to its strong performance in the vision...

Singapore maps out route to becoming AI powerhouse

AN INAUGURAL roadmap that lays out Singapore's plan to leverage artificial intelligence (AI) to transform the economy was unveiled on Wednesday, in the country's most ambitious push yet to become...

Facial recognition in Singapore growing in use beyond security purposes

Experts say it makes sense for facial recognition to be the preferred choice for identity verification as the process is fairly reliable, given how each person's face is unique.

NUS team's AI system first from South-east Asia to enter ranks of world's top open-source software

SINGAPORE - An artificial intelligence (AI) engine built by a team of researchers from the National University of Singapore (NUS) has become the first software tool from Southeast Asia to be...

Emotion recognition is China's new surveillance craze

SHENZHEN (FINANCIAL TIMES) - Emotion recognition was the crime prevention buzz-phrase on everyone's lips this week at China's largest surveillance tech expo, held in the southern tech hub of...