Government to back AI technology development in medical, production sectors

Aug 19, 2016

Government to back AI technology development in medical, production sectors

The government plans to promote the development of artificial intelligence technology in cooperation with other entities for use in medical, manufacturing and other sectors to mitigate the expected labor shortages that will result from an aging society, officials said Friday. The public-private initiative will ...

Jul 13, 2016

Partnership to tackle vexing problem of treating hair loss

In bright news for the world’s balding men and women, Kyocera Corp., the startup firm Organ Technologies Inc. and the government-affiliated scientific research institute Riken are joining hands to find a treatment for alopecia, or hair loss. Under the partnership, the three will work ...