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Cohere To Make Natural Language Processing Available For Businesses With $40 Million Raise with AI leader Geoffrey Hinton

Venture capital firm Index Ventures and others including Section 32 and AI-focused Radical Ventures have raised $40 million for Cohere who provide pioneering natural language processing (NLP) models. The project involves Turing Award winner Geoffrey Hinton and AI experts Pieter Abbeel, Fei-Fei Li among others. Joining the board of Cohere is Mike Volpi from Index Ventures, tasked with expanding the team and fast-tracking the development of the platform.

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IDB, Cambridge Quantum and Tec de Monterrey develop Blockchain resistant to Quantum Computing

The Inter-American Development Bank, IDB Lab, Cambridge Quantum (CQ) and Tecnológico de Monterrey, working together have developed a cryptographic layer to resolve four potential threats to blockchain networks posed by the advent of quantum computer development. Threats Of the four, each threat area relies on cryptography and keys which are vulnerable to attacks by quantum […]

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General Technology | Machine Learning | Quantum Machine Learning

Hands-On Quantum Machine Learning With Python: A Review

There is no question that machine learning and AI have taken the world by storm, with myriad products and services exploiting the ability of computers to learn from data without providing explicit rules. Whether self-driving cars from the likes of Tesla or extracting labels from images or even playing Atari video games, the field has created a great deal of excitement for its impact on almost every aspect of our lives. It should come as no surprise then, that researchers and developers are keen to find new and novel ways to exploit quantum computing to achieve learning. Here we take a first look at the new book by Frank Zickert which aims to be a hands-on guide to learning all about QML or Quantum Machine Learning.

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Quantum Computing as a Service Now Is Made Possible, OQC delivers one of the first QCaaS Platforms On The Market

Oxford Quantum Circuits (OQC) has unveiled its new Quantum Computing as a Service or QCaaS platform. This new platform will give the OQC customers a big step ahead of the competition by implementing quantum technology on the cloud. OCQ has created a beta list of companies that are interested in their new service and want to take advantage of the benefits that quantum computers offer in comparison to classical computing.

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