Malan guides England past Bangladesh in low-scoring thriller

DHAKA: Dawood Malan’s unbeaten century helped world champions England beat Bangladesh by three wickets in the first one-day international of the three-match series on Wednesday. Set a modest target of 210 thanks to Najamul Hussain Shanto’s maiden ODI fifty, England looked in trouble at 65-4 after the hosts dismissed Jos Buttler, Jason Roy and James … Read more

The emergence of the chief automation officer

The emergence of the chief automation officer

There have certainly been easier years than 2022 to try to start a business. Compared to larger firms, smaller companies have a harder time absorbing shocks such as inflationary changes, supply chain disruptions, and changing workplace demographics. We see evidence that investors are starting to see evidence of profitability rather than growth, a paradox for … Read more

Report: 97% of software testing pros are using automation

Is software testing getting easier or harder? Are testers using advanced tools to accelerate product release cycles, or are they bogged down by manual processes? To better understand the answers to these questions, Cobitan asked 150 testers at companies with at least 50 employees in various industries. It turns out, software testers are relying on … Read more

How will OpenAI’s Whisper model impact AI applications?

Last week, OpenAI released Whisper, an open-source deep learning model for speech recognition. OpenAI’s tests on Whisper show promising results in transcribing audio not only in English but also in several other languages. Developers and researchers who have experimented with Whisper are also impressed with what the model can do. What’s perhaps just as important, … Read more

Snorkel dives into data labeling and foundation AI models

Data labeling is an important, though often time-consuming and complex, element of modern machine learning (ML) operations. Data labeling can also be the key to unlocking the broader enterprise potential of foundation models. While foundation models such as GPT-3 and DALL-E have great utility for creating text and images, they often lack the context needed … Read more