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People Fall Detection via Privacy Preserving AI

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For many adults, one of the most difficult decisions to make is how to care for an elderly parent or relative that needs assistance. Every 11 seconds, an older adult is treated in the emergency room for a fall; every 19 minutes, an older adult dies from a fall. Ambianic is an open-source software solution, which allows the DIY community to take part in solving the global challenge of healthy ageing by offering round the clock surveillance of elderly relatives or patients and instant alert to family caregivers in the event of an accident or fall.

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Egeria 2.4 Release Now Available!

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Egeria, an LF AI & Data Foundation Graduated Project, has released version 2.4! Egeria is the world’s first open source metadata standard. It provides open APIs, event formats, types and integration logic so organizations can share data management and governance across the entire enterprise without reformatting or restricting the data to a single format, platform, or vendor product.

In version 2.4, Egeria adds a variety of improvements. Highlights include:

  • Integration Server, which makes it easier to exchange metadata with third party technology
  • User Interface improvements
  • Additional tests
  • Bug fixes
  • Dependency updates

To learn more about the Egeria 2.4.0 release, check out the full release notes. Want to get involved with Egeria? Learn how to get involved in the Egeria Community Guide.

Congratulations to the Egeria team and we look forward to continued growth and success as part of the LF AI & Data Foundation! To learn about hosting an open source project with us, visit the LF AI & Data Foundation website.

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FOSSLife: Linux Foundation’s AI and ODPi Groups Merge

By In The News

The LF AI Foundation, which is aimed at enabling and sustaining open source innovation in artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning (ML), and deep learning (DL) has merged with ODPi, a nonprofit organization accelerating the open ecosystem of big data solutions.

The new organization is called LF AI & Data Foundation. According to the announcement, the consolidated group brings developers and projects under one roof, governed by a single Technical Advisory Council and several committees.

Read more at FOSSLife.

TechNewsWorld: Open Source Groups Merge for Better High-Tech Traction

By In The News

The Linux Foundation is doubling down on open source collaboration to drive more innovation in technology that uses artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning (ML), and deep learning (DL). The LF AI Foundation and ODPi merged on Oct. 25 to form the LF AI & Data Foundation.

This new organization, under the auspices of the LF, will build and support an open community and a growing ecosystem of open source AI, data, and analytics projects.

Read more at TechNewWorld.