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QCRI’s Jalees Reader app launched in more languages
French and German interfaces added for free app which allows users to upload books and read them offline.
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IBM Watson scientist visits Qatar to present platform that “thinks like a human”
Watson’s chief data scientist Romeo Kienzler conducts workshop on question-answering platform at new QCRI event. (Photo: IBM Watson)
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QCRI’s BrailleEasy app launched on iOS store.
Custom one-handed Braille keyboard can be used by both Arabic and English-speaking users, is free and comes with tutorial.
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Technology can recreate films and portraits in the style of different artists’ paintings.
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Application can draw insights from big data across many software platforms.
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QCRI’s Rayyan app a hit with foreign users
Data analytics system that automates systematic reviews attracts 1,000 users from 50 countries.
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World Humanitarian Summit invites QCRI to showcase research
QCRI’s AIDR technology to feature at inaugural summit’s Innovation Marketplace.
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QCRI in deal with UK’s Speechmatics to take Arabic transcription technology global
Cambridge-based company will use a QCRI product known as QATS to transcribe Arabic broadcasts and audio files into text and subtitles.
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QCRI’s 2016 summer internships begin
Students given the opportunity to work with Arabic language technologies, data analytics, social computing, cyber security, distributed systems, and computational science and engineering specialists.
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QCRI’s technology deployed in wake of Ecuador quake
AIDR and MicroMappers deployed to provide information to local responders following 7.8-magnitude earthquake.
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QCRI’s ‘Guilt by Association’ tool targets suspicious domains
A group of scientists at Qatar Computing Research Institute has invented a new tool to identify unknown malicious domains by using a real-life principle.

In the Media

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What is 'deep learning'?

08/01/2017

Every day we create billions of bits of data. Ever faster and more powerful computers can use that big data to learn, predict events and carry out key tasks. Surveillance, voice recognition and ...

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Así influye Facebook en tus opiniones

08/12/2016

Hay varios presuntos culpables de la victoria de Donald Trump: la falta de visión de la campaña de Clinton, la globalización, la condescendencia de las elites. Facebook y su modo de seleccionar ...

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Clickbait, fake news and the power of feeling

23/11/2016

Fake news has dominated post-election headlines, and important questions have been asked: Would Hillary have won had almost a million people not read that Pope Francis had endorsed Trump? (Probably ...

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Events

2017

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Women in Data Science

Download ICS File 03/02/2017 ,

Here's a great chance to learn about the latest data science-related research in multiple domains, as part of a global project. Qatar's WiDS event will be held here at the HBKU Research Complex on ...

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MLDAS 2017

(MLDAS 2017 )Machine Learning and Data Analytics Symposium

Download ICS File 13/03/2017  - 14/03/2017 , Qatar National Convention Center

Machine Learning and Data Analytics Symposium - MLDAS 2017 Building on the success of MLDAS 2016 and MLDAS 2015 , The Third Machine Learning and Data Analytics (MLDAS) Symposium , will be held on ...

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Past Events

2016

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QCRI - IBM Data Science Connect 2016

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QCRI–IBM Data Science Connect 2016  Doha, Qatar 12.30pm –5:30pm, Wednesday, November 16 HBKU Research Complex, Ground Level Multi-Purpose Room Google Map link to location https://goo.gl/maps/...

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News

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QCRI’s Jalees Reader app launched in more languages

06/12/2016

French and German interfaces added for free app which allows users to upload books and read them offline.

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IBM Watson scientist visits Qatar to present platform that 'thinks like a human'

16/11/2016

IBM Watson’s chief data scientist Romeo Kienzler has visited the Qatar Computing Research Institute to conduct a workshop on Watson, a question-answering platform that can “think like a human”. Mr ...

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QCRI’s BrailleEasy app launched on iOS store

31/08/2016

BrailleEasy, a custom one-handed Braille keyboard developed by the Qatar Computing Research Institute, is now available on the iOS App Store. The Braille keyboard was developed by Barbara Šepič, ...

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