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OK, Google - who will win the AI wars?

Posted in Software on 8th Oct, 2016 05:54 AM
by AlexMuller
"We're moving from a mobile first to an AI-first world."
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+34

Everything Oculus announced today: Touch controller launch date, social VR, the VR web, more

Posted in Software on 8th Oct, 2016 05:39 AM
by AlexMuller
Oculus wants maintain momentum, as Google showed off Daydream and Sony moves closer to the release of PlayStationVR.
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+22

RBS, NatWest and SEB banks employ virtual staff

Posted in Software on 6th Oct, 2016 09:33 AM
by AlexMuller
Customers at Royal Bank of Scotland and NatWest may soon be sorting out issues with help from a virtual chatbot.
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+58

Google says more than 20 million students are using Chromebooks

Posted in Software on 6th Oct, 2016 09:27 AM
by AlexMuller
Now we know that Chromebooks really are growing, more than 10 million students were using Chromebooks as of last year.
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+22

Google's next big step for AI: Getting robots to teach each other new skills

Posted in Software on 4th Oct, 2016 09:01 PM
by AlexMuller
Robots haven't reached human intelligence yet, but Google's researchers are showing how they're closing the gap.
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+32

VCs invest record $500 million in augmented and virtual reality in Q3

Posted in Software on 4th Oct, 2016 01:11 AM
by AlexMuller
That was the ninth consecutive quarter of increased investment in the hot sector, which Digi-Capital estimates could be a $120 billion business by 2020.
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+33

HP Labs chief spells out the trends of the next 30 years

Posted in Software on 2nd Oct, 2016 05:00 AM
by AlexMuller
Shane Wall, chief technology officer and global head of HP Labs, talked to the press about four trends that will drive technology for the next 30 years.
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+42

How chatbots will help education

Posted in Software on 1st Oct, 2016 03:01 PM
by AlexMuller
It’s an exciting time for innovations in ed tech, and chatbots are at the forefront.
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+21

Minecraft VR demos hit Microsoft's stores to promote Virtual Reality

Posted in Software on 1st Oct, 2016 02:48 PM
by AlexMuller
Minecraft is one of the biggest properties in the world. And that means it could attract even more attention to the burgeoning VR medium.
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+24

Google says its new AI-powered translation tool scores nearly identically to human translators

Posted in Software on 30th Sep, 2016 05:19 PM
by AlexMuller
Google Machine Neural Translation is nearly indistinguishable from human translation on standardized tests, the company said.
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+23

Amazon's $2.5M 'Alexa Prize' seeks chatbot that can converse intelligently for 20 minutes

Posted in Software on 30th Sep, 2016 05:02 PM
by AlexMuller
The Alexa Prize will encourage researchers to come up with great ideas for real-world conversational AI.
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+32

Google, Facebook, Amazon join forces on future of AI

Posted in Software on 29th Sep, 2016 05:50 PM
by AlexMuller
The world's biggest technology companies are joining forces to consider the future of artificial intelligence.
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+53

Human Brain Atlas Updated with Unprecedented Resolution

Posted in Software on 29th Sep, 2016 04:58 PM
by AlexMuller
The new Allen Brain Atlas combines neuroimaging and tissue staining to offer an unprecedented level of resolution.
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+45

Razer is investing $30 million into games, tech, and VR

Posted in Software on 13th Sep, 2016 10:12 AM
by AlexMuller
This is different from the OSVR Fund that Razer is heavily involved with and works on offering platform-agnostic VR games.
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+25

With PeppAR Waiter, SoftBank’s cute robot shows you your food in 3D before you order

Posted in Software on 12th Sep, 2016 10:15 AM
by AlexMuller
We've seen Pepper used as a restaurant waiter before but the addition of AR turns things up a notch
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+45

Brains and AI Neural networks are powerful thanks to physics, not math

Posted in Software on 12th Sep, 2016 09:19 AM
by AlexMuller
The very nature of the universe helps deep learning computers solve problems quickly.
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+53
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