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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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Así influye Facebook en tus opinions

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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Do you mukbang? It's the new form of 'social eating'

23/10/2016

A couple sit together for breakfast, their plates piled high with vegan sausages, broccoli and rice, what they consider a typically vegan meal. Like any couple, they talk about the day they have ...

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Events

Past Events

2016

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QCRI - IBM Data Science Connect 2016

Download ICS File 16/11/2016 ,

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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Qatar Foundation Annual Research Conference 2016 (ARC'16)

Download ICS File 22/03/2016  - 23/03/2016 ,

The Qatar Foundation Annual Research Conference 2016 (ARC’16) will be held on 22nd and 23rd March,2016 at the Qatar National Convention Center. The conference aims to advance Qatar’s ambitious ...

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Coding is Cool 2016

Download ICS File 21/03/2016 , QNCC Room 215-217

Organized by Qatar Computing Research Institute and MIT-Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory

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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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