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DJ Larry Gogan’s son backs AI to find the next U2 (Irish Times)

David Gogan, a former vice-president at record label EMI Ireland and son of the legendary DJ Larry Gogan, believes the traditional era of A&R is over and artificial intelligence (AI) is best placed to find “the next U2 or Picture This”. Continue reading “DJ Larry Gogan’s son backs AI to find the next U2 (Irish Times)”

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Data Science reveals Ireland’s Best Locations (Irish Tech News)

From Dublin to Donegal, Ireland’s most desirable places have been discovered using data analytics.

SAS, the leader in analytics, used its capabilities in artificial intelligence to create the list from large volumes of publicly available data, including city studies, social media sites, review sites like TripAdvisor, geodata and reports from statistical services and international agencies.

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In the era of fake news, journalism should be treated as a science (Silicon Republic)

As it becomes harder and harder to discern fake news from reality, Dr Bahareh Heravi from UCD is using her leading data journalism research to create effective tools for journalists worldwide.

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Ted Talks: The Math Behind Basketball’s Wildest Moves – Rajiv Maheswaran

Each Friday, we will share some of the best Data Science and AI Ted Talks and this week we take a look at Rajiv Maheswaran’s “The Math Behind Basketball’s Wildest moves.”

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