BlueDot

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BlueDot

AI Against Covid: Progress Report

A new report assessed how AI has helped address Covid-19 and where it has fallen short.
1 min read
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BlueDot

Coping With Covid

AI accelerated the search for a coronavirus vaccine, detected Covid-19 cases, and otherwise softened the pandemic’s blow. Machine learning researchers worldwide scrambled to harness the technology against the coronavirus.
2 min read
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BlueDot

Stopping Coronavirus

A company that analyzes online information to predict epidemics spotted the upsurge in coronavirus at least a week ahead of public-health authorities. Canadian startup BlueDot alerted customers to the outbreak in he Chinese city of Wuhan on New Year’s Eve.
2 min read

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