IT   47025

« earlier    

Updated: Facebook confirms it is to buy Allen & Overy Fuse startup Bloomsbury AI | Legal IT Insider
Facebook is buying Bloomsbury AI – one of the early stage companies currently resident in Allen & Overy’s incubator Fuse – according to a report from TechCrunch that has subsequently been confirmed by Facebook to Legal IT Insider.

Bloomsbury AI uses natural language processing to create virtual assistants that can be taught to read, reason and communicate (AI that Bloomsbury calls ‘Cape’), which Facebook is reportedly going to use as a part of its arsenal to tackle the growing problem of fake news. Cape allows developers to add question & answer functionality to websites and other documents.

Facebook’s press team contacted Legal IT Insider on 3 July to say: “The team behind Bloomsbury AI has agreed to join Facebook in London” and directed us to the following statement on Facebook Academics:
firms  innovation  startups  it 
2 days ago by JordanFurlong
Clifford Chance Looks to Break Out to Break Through With 2 New 'Innovation Units' | The American Lawyer
Clifford Chance’s recent launch of two new “innovation units,” Clifford Chance Applied Solutions and Clifford Chance Create, is an attempt for the firm to eke out the necessary space for experimentation. The Create unit will be charged with helping the firm flesh out its technology ecosystem and partner network, while Applied Solutions is dedicated to helping build and scale out technology systems for clients.

Visser explained that the firm decided to move forward in creating these innovation units after deploying a MiFID II compliance tool co-constructed with Neota Logic, where it saw the potential to scale and monetize the venture.

“We see a fantastic opportunity to monetize experience in tech solutions. We have to make sure we’re acting on those lessons learned,” Visser said of the experience.

To do that, the firm opted to create these two divisions, each headed by Visser, to operate slightly outside of the firm’s traditional leadership structure.

“If you really want to do this successfully, you need to have in your ecosystem people who are really focused on customer satisfaction and product development, all the skills that you would typically expect in a software-based or subscription-based environment, but which are not necessarily present in our normal law firm ecosystem. It’s really a different mindset and a different way of working,” Visser explained.
firms  innovation  startups  it 
2 days ago by JordanFurlong
You're Doing It Wrong: 5 Tips For Perfect Smartphone Photos, Every Time
As part of my job reviewing tech gadgets, I get my hands on some of the best cameras available on the market. I also get plenty of queries about the best camera to get for a variety of needs, preferences and purposes. And it would surprise you – most times, the most practical (and indeed,...

The post You’re Doing It Wrong: 5 Tips For Perfect Smartphone Photos, Every Time appeared first on .
You’re  Doing  It  Wrong:  5  Tips  For  Perfect  Smartphone  Photos  Every  Time 
5 days ago by vrzone
4 Reasons to Outsource Your Business Firewall Management
Outsourcing your firewall management keeps your network secure!
Business  IT  Firewall  Network  Protection 
6 days ago by Adventure_Web
How to squander an enterprise media relations day
"Once or twice a year, enterprise media are gather at your user event, eager to write about truly inspiring stories and unexpected news. What could go wrong? A lot, actually. Here's 13 ways to botch it up, presented as satire with snark on the house."
collaboration  sharing  and  digital  productivity  content  marketing  social  the  new  professional  it  as  a  service 
10 days ago by jonerp

« earlier    

related tags

$1.6b-$2b  $100m  (infographic)  -  2018  3217  5  631  8.0  a  a11y  ad  admin  aem  amps  an  analytics  and  any...  apis  app  apple's  apple  application  applications  appnexus  apps  architecture  archive  are  around  artificial_intelligence  artificialintelligence  as  at&t  at  audit?  automation  autotask  bash  batch  be  bestpractices  between  books  bookz  boxer  brilliant  business  buying  cassandra.  catered  centralization  certain  chain  charge  charts  chat  check  clients  cloud  cloud_computing  coding  collaboration  command-line  companies  comparing  complex  comptia  computing  confirms  consultancy  consulting  content  conversation  cool  cops  core  cost  cpu  cracking  crowdstrike  currency  data  data_centers  database  db.  deaf  decentralization  development  digital  discussion  distributed  dnd  does  doing  dollar  dozens  due  ebooks  edge  email  enforcement’s  enterprise  entities  entity  epub  erp  ethics  event  every  ezcater  facebook  fact_  failure  fall  favorite  fees  files  financials  firewall  firms  floss  for?  for  free  frictionless  fund  future  game  gdpr  gender_gap  germany  git  go  graphql  group  growth  guide  harder  hardware  have  hcm  herbstcampus  high  highq  hiring  history  hits  how  hp  hpe  hr  ict  if  ifttt  in  index  india  industrial_internet  info  information  infrastructure  innovation  institute  integration  interesting  internet  iphone  is  it  its  james  java  jm  job  jobs  join...  join  journal_article  labor  law...  law  learning  library  licences  like  linux  long  looks  machine_learning  mailguard  major  makes  making  management  many  market  marketing  master  maternal_wall  math  matter  matters  may  meals  method  microsoft  minutes  mises  misses  model  more  much  music  network  new  nofollow  nosql.  object  of  office...  office  office365  officially  on  only  open  opensource  opinioin  or  oracal  other  out  outsourcing  overclocking  owasp  own  password  pc  pdf  people  perfect  performance  person  photos  platform...  platform  platforms  police  portals  productivity  professional  programmering  programming  project  protection  prototypes  psa  public  python  quora  raises  reddit  reference  relationship  remoteaccess  reportedly  reports  reserve  resources  rest  reveals  review  reviews  rewriter  rmm  robo  robot  room  saas  salesforce.com  samuel  scheduler  science  scripting  seal  secret  security  sense  server  service  services  sexism  shared  sharedservices  sharing  sharingeconomy  shell  shiny  show  simple  simulation  skills  smartphone  social  soft  software  something  sonos  source  speaker  speaksee  spend  spending  spin  spreadsheet  sql  startups  stats  stem  suited  supply  support  surveys  sysadmin  systems  tag  task  tech  techcrunch  technologies  technology  tenure_track  term  that  the  there  time  tips  to...  to  tool  tools  topcoder  toshop  toy  training  transformation  troubleshooting  tumblr  tutorial:  twitter  unix  up  update  upgrade  use?  use  used  user-research  user  using  ux  vanguard  vinyl  volume  vs  web  weirdai  what  when  where  whereas  which  why  will  with  work  workshop  world  wrong:  you  you’re  |      “event”  “messages”  社区  编程 

Copy this bookmark:



description:


tags: