Appen (ASX:APX) shares surge on upgrade

The rapid growth in artificial intelligence (AI) and and machine learning development has seen demand for Appen‘s (ASX:APX) annotated data-sets — used to help ‘train’ such systems — explode in recent years. With customers including most of the world’s technology giants, Appen has seen sales grow almost five-fold since 2015. Continue Reading

Shares in Hansen Technologies (ASX:HSN) surge 32% in the past month

They say stocks take the stairs up, but the elevator down. That is, gains are steady and incremental, but losses tend to be sudden and sharp. That’s generally been true for billing software developer Hansen Technologies (ASX:HSN), though earlier this month the share price seemed to catch a rocket: Hansen Continue Reading