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It’s all about ‘Research’! 14th October 2019

Whether you’re a seasoned pro or are new to the job market, this video will give you some pointers on […]

How 5G will change your smartphone, and your life in 2019 17th September 2019

  Imagine playing a co-op shooter like Fortnite Battle Royale or PUB-G on a VR headset… in real-time, with zero […]

What Is IoT And How Will It Affect You? 1st August 2019

In basic terms, the Internet of Things (IoT) are devices connected to each other via the Internet and sensors that […]

What is Machine Learning? (AI Adventures) 3rd July 2019

Got lots of data? Machine learning can help! In this episode of Cloud AI Adventures, Yufeng Guo explains machine learning […]

The Rise of Artificial Intelligence through Deep Learning | Yoshua Bengio | TEDxMontreal 29th May 2019

A revolution in AI is occurring thanks to progress in deep learning. How far are we towards the goal of […]

AI Tech North Conference 2019 – July 2019 16th May 2019

I am pleased to announce that I am an ambassador for the AI Tech North Conference 2019.   AI Tech […]

So, what is Artificial Intelligence? 7th May 2019

Artificial Intelligence refers to a field in Computer science that is majorly focused on creating intelligent machines that have human-like […]

So, what is Machine Learning? 26th April 2019

Machine learning is a smaller field within Artificial Intelligence. The general aim and goal of machine learning is to simply […]

AI Tech North Conference 2019 3rd April 2019

AI Tech North Conference will be a truly community-driven AI conference at The Queens Hotel in Leeds on 20th July 2019, […]

How Artificial Intelligence Is Taking Over the World 1st April 2019

Do chatbots, robots, and digital assistants intrigue you? What about automated vehicles and virtual assistants? They’re all part of the […]

What is AI – For People In A Hurry! 13th February 2019

There is so much discussion and confusion about AI nowadays. People talk about #deeplearning and #computervision without context. In this short video, […]

What is Augmented Reality in Smartphones? 29th November 2018

Technology moves at lightning speed, and sometimes it’s hard to keep up. There’s one development that you can’t allowed to […]

How AI could compose a personalized soundtrack to your life | Pierre Barreau 7th November 2018

Meet AIVA, an artificial intelligence that has been trained in the art of music composition by reading more than 30,000 […]

What is Data Science? | Introduction to Data Science | Data Science for Beginners | Simplilearn 8th October 2018

  This Data Science tutorial will help you in understanding what is Data Science, why we need Data Science, prerequisites […]

Data Science vs Big Data vs Data Analytics 30th August 2018

Data is everywhere. In fact, the amount of digital data that exists is growing at a rapid rate, doubling every […]

How Amazon Are Taking Over Retail Using Technology 31st July 2018

Back in 1994 when Amazon was a new company the real power in online sales was ebay. Amazon was struggling […]

Achieving greater customer intimacy with technology 24th May 2018

Dan Cantorna, Director of Data Innovation at Collinson. Over the past year we have seen advances in facial recognition and […]

The Growth of Autonomous Vehicles and What the Future Holds 8th May 2018

The future is now! Such are the times we live in that we are making strides and leaps in technology, […]

Prof. Brian Cox – Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence 5th February 2018

Brian Edward Cox is physicist who serves as professor of particle physics in the School of Physics and Astronomy at […]

What is Artificial Intelligence and how will this affect you in 2018? 8th January 2018

Artificial Intelligence is exactly how it sounds, it is intelligence that has been created by mankind. Broadly speaking Artificial Intelligence […]

The fourth industrial revolution is in your pocket | Ian Khan | TEDxMississauga 22nd November 2017

Ian Khan recounts how technology has changed our society over time. How are those little devices we carry in our […]

Zeynep Tufekci: We’re building a dystopia just to make people click on ads 31st October 2017

We’re building an artificial intelligence-powered dystopia, one click at a time, says techno-sociologist Zeynep Tufekci. In an eye-opening talk, she […]

Augmented Reality – Recreating Reality 10th October 2017

It is true: there is nothing new under the sun. But we sure find the most incredible ways to do […]

Virtual Reality…so what’s all the fuss about? 12th September 2017

Virtual reality has become one of the fastest growing industries in our modern age. A once exclusive side show, has […]

Cathy O’Neil: The era of blind faith in big data must end 30th August 2017

Algorithms decide who gets a loan, who gets a job interview, who gets insurance and much more — but they […]

Artificial Intelligence in Medicine 9th August 2017

Recruiting within Data Science and having a partner who is a Surgeon got me thinking about the advances in medicine, […]

The DNA of a Data Scientist 27th April 2017

The role has been coined ‘the sexiest job of the 21st century’ by the Harvard Business Review and there is […]

A Look Into The Future – AI & Automation by Shamus Mahmood, MD at 16th February 2017

I was waiting at Waterloo train station.  I went straight towards Foyles, the bookstore.  I did my usual browsing of […]

Future-Proof: Data-Driven Marketing Predictions for 2017 by Daniel Cantorna, Head of Data at ICLP 7th February 2017

Sumner & Scott are a specialist solution provider focusing on Data and Analytics. Our consultants provide expert advice to IT […]

Sumner & Scott interview with Brian Donnelly, Synapse CEO & Founder 3rd January 2017

The next in our series of interviews with the movers and shakers in Big Data is with Synapse Information CEO […]

Sumner & Scott interview with Datafloq Founder 20th December 2016

Over the coming months we will be interviewing the movers and shakers in Big Data to give you an insight […]

What Exactly Is #BigData And Why Should You Care? 12th December 2016

You’ve probably heard the term “Big Data” before, but do you know what it means? We used some Legos to […]

“Can machines think?” – a chance to read the paper that formed the Turing Test by Alan Turing 12th December 2016

“Computing Machinery and Intelligence” is a seminal paper written by Alan Turing on the topic of artificial intelligence. The paper, […]

Biometric Passwords – are they the safer option? 5th December 2016

Are Biometrics Really Safer Than Conventional Passwords? Biometrics – the method of identifying an individual by their unique physical or […]

Minority Report…still fiction or now fact? 18th November 2016

Can Crime Prediction Work? In the 2002 hit film Minority Report, murders were prevented by being predicted. Their “Precrime” law […]