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Vicarious AI breaks CAPTCHA test

Posted in Software on 30th Oct, 2013 04:04 AM
by AlexMuller
Vicarious, a startup developing artificial intelligence software, today announced that its algorithms can now reliably solve modern CAPTCHAs.

Scientists exploring computers that can learn and adapt like a brain

Posted in Hardware on 30th Dec, 2013 02:23 AM
by AlexMuller
Computer scientists seek new ways to tackle problems that digital computers can’t easily solve.

Insect Nervous System Copied to Boost Computing Power

Posted in Science on 29th Jan, 2014 11:36 PM
by AlexMuller
Brains are the most powerful computers known. Now microchips built to mimic insects’ nervous systems have been shown to successfully tackle technical computing problems.

Microsoft Research demos Project Adam, machine-learning object-recognition software

Posted in Software on 19th Jul, 2014 12:12 AM
by AlexMuller
The goal of Project Adam is to enable software to visually recognize any object.

Are we closer to AI?

Posted in Business on 30th Oct, 2014 10:25 PM
by AlexMuller
Google's New Computer With Human-Like Learning Abilities Will Program Itself.

AI as good as primates at visual object recognition

Posted in Software on 19th Dec, 2014 09:52 PM
by AlexMuller
Deep neural networks have studied millions of images and some can now recognize the objects in all of these images in a similar manner and speed to primates.

Training AIs to understand sentiments conveyed by images

Posted in Software on 13th Feb, 2015 06:30 PM
by AlexMuller
‪Once trained, the AI can be used to determine what sentiments (feelings) that a given image is likely to elicit.

Optical fibers demonstrate brain-like computing

Posted in Science on 16th Mar, 2015 09:19 PM
by AlexMuller
Researchers have simulated neural networks and synapses in the brain using optical pulses as information carriers over fibers made from light-sensitive glass.

Google expert explains why deep-learning neural nets are hot in everything from games to recognizing cats

Posted in Software on 19th Mar, 2015 08:09 PM
by AlexMuller
The revitalized category of 'deep-learning neural networks' is making huge progress.

Google moves to develop machines with human-like intelligence

Posted in Software on 21st May, 2015 08:42 PM
by AlexMuller
Hinton believes that thought vectors will crack two of the central challenges in AI: mastering conversational language, and the ability to make leaps of logic.

Deep Learning Catches On in New Industries, from Fashion to Finance

Posted in Business on 1st Jun, 2015 06:49 PM
by AlexMuller
A brain like machine learning technique that has already given computers an eerie ability to recognize speech and categorize images is now creeping into many industries.

Google is teaching its neural network AI how to chat

Posted in Software on 3rd Jul, 2015 12:42 AM
by AlexMuller
Chatbots are notoriously difficult to make work well. But now Google’s developed a new conversational AI that uses neural networks to learn. Right now its still quite child-like.

Biggest Neural Network Ever Pushes AI Deep Learning

Posted in Software on 10th Jul, 2015 12:01 AM
by AlexMuller
A cognitive computing company announced that it has trained a neural network consisting of 160 billion parameters, more than 10 times previous neural networks.

Computers can now know what we’re doing

Posted in Software on 19th Jul, 2015 11:46 PM
by AlexMuller
We dont have fully human-like artificial intelligence just yet, but we're steadily teaching computers how to see, read, and understand our world in complex ways.

Google Research Boosts Deep Learning Detection with GPUs

Posted in Hardware on 14th Aug, 2015 10:40 PM
by AlexMuller
An emerging market is exploding in deep learning and computer vision with companies continuing to push the processing speed and complexity envelope.

IBM Introduces Researchers To Their Artificial Brain

Posted in Software on 18th Aug, 2015 11:40 PM
by AlexMuller
By stringing chips together researchers can build an artificial neural network. The version that IBM just debuted is roughly equivalent to the computing capacity of a rat's brain.

Singularity University students use AI so the blind may see the world

Posted in Software on 21st Aug, 2015 12:34 AM
by AlexMuller
Aipoly is an intelligent assistant for the visually impaired that empowers them to explore and understand their surroundings through computer vision and audio ­feedback.

Deep learning neural networks are looking to take over art and design jobs

Posted in Software on 29th Aug, 2015 10:22 PM
by AlexMuller
A deep neural network system can create artistic images that look like they could have been created by famous artists.

The ongoing struggle to define artificial intelligence

Posted in Hardware on 5th Sep, 2015 08:57 PM
by AlexMuller
Having a usable definition of AI is vital for any regulation and governance of the technology because laws and policies simply will not operate without one.

Google's Voice Search is Getting Far Better

Posted in Software on 25th Sep, 2015 06:47 PM
by AlexMuller
The addition of recurrent neural networks will make the tech much faster, and much more accurate.

IBM Making Plans to Commercialize Its Brain-Inspired Computer Chip Hardware

Posted in Hardware on 17th Oct, 2015 12:54 AM
by AlexMuller
Phones and other compact devices with silicon neurons and synapses inside could be much more useful.

Deep Learning Researchers Create System that Annotates Video

Posted in Software on 29th Oct, 2015 11:17 AM
by AlexMuller
"The experiments show that our approach is able to generate multiple sentences or a paragraph for a long video and achieves the state-of-the-art results"

Google's neural network wants to compose email responses for you

Posted in Software on 4th Nov, 2015 10:41 AM
by AlexMuller
The system will use a deep neural network to analyze incoming emails for what information is required to form an appropriate response, and to propose likely replies.

Facebook to share AI advances in image understanding

Posted in Online on 4th Nov, 2015 12:34 PM
by AlexMuller
Facebook hopes artificial intelligence will be able to help blind people 'see' images by enabling our computers to distinguish what is in a picture.

I’m going to make artificial intelligence that predicts what happens in videos

Posted in Software on 10th Nov, 2015 11:29 PM
by AlexMuller
Yann Lecun, Facebook's director of AI, reveals his ideas for the future of AI in an interview with New Scientist.

Google Open Sources Its AI System, 'TensorFlow'

Posted in Software on 11th Nov, 2015 06:39 PM
by AlexMuller
The machine learning software is already at the core of many of the company's products.

Exponential Medicine: AI Better Than Your Doctor at Finding Cancer

Posted in Software on 13th Nov, 2015 05:05 PM
by AlexMuller
'If you detect cancer early, your probability of survival is 10 times higher.'

Artificial intelligence in healthcare to replace jobs

Posted in Medicine on 27th Nov, 2015 09:11 PM
by AlexMuller
Technological innovations not only reinforce change but they also transform the future of industries, whether we like it or not

Baidu Announces Major Advances in Speech Recognition Using Neural Networks

Posted in Software on 10th Dec, 2015 07:33 PM
by AlexMuller
The algorithm is now able to handle a diverse variety of speech including noisy environments, accents and different languages.

Computers are getting closer to copying the way humans learn

Posted in Software on 11th Dec, 2015 05:19 PM
by AlexMuller
A lot of work in machine learning, which is how we tackle AI, is centered around how to best represent objects and ideas so computers can understand them.

Sam Altman, Elon Musk, Peter Thiel, and others commit $1B to nonprofit artificial intelligence research lab OpenAI

Posted in Software on 12th Dec, 2015 07:04 PM
by AlexMuller
'The research will focus on positive human impact.'

7 trends for artificial intelligence in 2016: 'Like 2015 on steroids'

Posted in Software on 21st Dec, 2015 06:58 PM
by AlexMuller
Its that time of the year again for predictions; TechRepublic caught up with some names in AI research to predict the year ahead:

Eric Schmidt: AI should have verification systems to avoid 'undesirable outcomes'

Posted in Hardware on 22nd Dec, 2015 08:32 PM
by AlexMuller
Schmidt calls for the makers of AIs to follow three guiding principles:

Google is hard at work on a next generation chatbot

Posted in Online on 29th Dec, 2015 12:09 AM
by AlexMuller
Many people consider Google Now to be the best virtual assistant. Building A.I into a messaging platform makes a world of sense for Google.

How brain architecture relates to consciousness and abstract thought

Posted in Science on 31st Dec, 2015 09:00 PM
by AlexMuller
Could lead to better ways to identify and treat brain diseases and to new learning AI systems.

Jurgen Schmidhuber Explains the Big Expectations of AI

Posted in Software on 19th Jan, 2016 09:51 PM
by AlexMuller
'we can probably expect that once we have animal level AI, very soon afterwards we will have something like human-level AI and its not going to stop there.'

An evolutionary approach to AI learning

Posted in Software on 2nd Feb, 2016 05:47 PM
by AlexMuller
AI guru Nick Bostrom highlights the crucial importance of the goal setting process when building a superintelligence.

Will AI Investors Outsmart the Market?

Posted in Business on 4th Feb, 2016 08:22 PM
by AlexMuller
Deep learning could be good 'for extracting hidden trends, information, and relationships'.

Google deep learning AI software finds its way through a 3D maze by 'sight'

Posted in Software on 6th Feb, 2016 09:02 PM
by AlexMuller
We're one step closer to AI machines that can navigate the real world as humans do.

When machines can do any job, what will humans do?

Posted in Business on 15th Feb, 2016 05:51 PM
by AlexMuller
Rice University computer scientist Moshe Vardi expects that within 30 years, machines will be capable of doing almost any job that a human can.

Where Artificial Intelligence Is Now and What’s Just Around the Corner

Posted in Hardware on 16th Feb, 2016 08:01 PM
by AlexMuller
'For 50 years, we've ideated about this idea of AI. But it's only been in the last few years that we've seen a fundamental transformation in this technology.'

Deep learning helps robots perfect complex tasks and skills

Posted in Software on 9th Mar, 2016 03:56 PM
by AlexMuller
The new use of deep-reinforcement learning strategy opens the way for training robots to carry out increasingly complex tasks, such as housework.

Artificial intelligence: Google's AlphaGo beats Go master Lee Sedol

Posted in Software on 12th Mar, 2016 08:29 PM
by AlexMuller
A computer program has beaten a master Go player 3-0 in a best-of-five competition, in what is seen as a landmark for AI.

Facebook is donating servers to speed up Artificial Intelligence research

Posted in Software on 14th Mar, 2016 05:11 PM
by AlexMuller
The big tech companies investing in AI research, as studies suggest that the impact of AI over the next decades will be enormous.

South Korean government announces nearly $1 billion in AI funding

Posted in Software on 17th Mar, 2016 06:58 PM
by AlexMuller
SK announced it would spend 1T won (US$840 million) by 2020 to forward AI. It seems that everyone wants to get in on the AI revolution.

Exploring the risks of artificial intelligence

Posted in Software on 21st Mar, 2016 10:49 AM
by AlexMuller
'Science has not yet mastered prophecy. We predict too much for the next year and yet far too little for the next ten.'

The race is on to develop and control Artificial Intelligence

Posted in Business on 26th Mar, 2016 10:14 PM
by AlexMuller
The tech industry’s biggest companies, like Amazon, Google, IBM, Microsoft and Facebook, are jockeying to become the go-to platform for A.I.

IBM wants to accelerate AI learning with new processor tech

Posted in Hardware on 29th Mar, 2016 12:50 PM
by AlexMuller
Resistive chips could speed up neural network training 30,000 times.

Lawrence Livermore National Lab and IBM build brain-inspired computer

Posted in Hardware on 31st Mar, 2016 09:13 AM
by AlexMuller
The project is focusing on cognitive AI tasks such as pattern recognition and sensory processing.

Paul Allen doubles down on artificial intelligence research in Seattle

Posted in Software on 2nd Apr, 2016 08:33 AM
by AlexMuller
Allen's AI2 project is attempting a much bigger challenge than Go; teaching a computer to be a mastermind in all disciplines of science.

Largest network of cortical neurons mapped from 100 terabytes of data

Posted in Science on 3rd Apr, 2016 10:17 AM
by AlexMuller
"Functional connectomics" research bridges the gap between function and wiring in the brain, a major step in an IARPA project to create a roadmap to reverse-engineer the brain.

Dharmendra Modha Discusses the Roadmap for Neuromorphic Computing

Posted in Software on 5th Apr, 2016 12:14 PM
by AlexMuller
IBM is developing energy-efficient, brain-inspired machines that mimic the brain’s abilities for perception, action, and cognition.

OpenAI launches Gym, a toolkit for testing learning algorithms

Posted in Software on 28th Apr, 2016 12:05 PM
by AlexMuller
OpenAI, the nonprofit artificial intelligence research company established last year with backing from several Silicon Valley figures, today announced its first product:

Deep neural networks that identify shapes nearly as well as humans

Posted in Science on 3rd May, 2016 03:38 PM
by AlexMuller
'we’re on the right track in developing machines with a visual system and vocabulary as flexible and versatile as ours.'

More on the OpenAI "Robot Gym" for Artificial Intelligence Training

Posted in Science on 9th May, 2016 04:49 PM
by AlexMuller
Elon Musk has developed a $1 billion-program "Robot Gym" to train AI. He says he wanted the robots to be as versatile as humans when it comes to thinking.

Google considers making a "big red button" to stop dangerous AI

Posted in Software on 4th Jun, 2016 07:59 PM
by AlexMuller
Google in conjunction with The Future of Humanity Institute, has released a study that determines how we would stop an AI if it were to go rogue.

Research showing why hierarchy exists will aid the development of AI

Posted in Science on 12th Jun, 2016 06:21 PM
by AlexMuller
Connections in biological networks are expensive, and there is therefore an evolutionary pressure to reduce the number of connections.

Stanford AI achieves 72-75.8% accuracy in understanding news articles

Posted in Software on 22nd Jun, 2016 10:41 AM
by AlexMuller
Enabling a computer to understand a document so that it can answer comprehension questions is a central goal of language processing.

Why is now the time for artificial intelligence?

Posted in Science on 13th Aug, 2016 04:40 PM
by AlexMuller
A.I. has been on the cusp of the mainstream for the past 40 years, but 2016 is the year it’s become a buzzword.

The first 5 A.I. 'employees' you will hire

Posted in Business on 16th Aug, 2016 05:32 PM
by AlexMuller
AIs will shake up entire markets, and it all starts with employees.

Elon Musk's OpenAI continues to poach talent

Posted in Software on 18th Aug, 2016 12:39 AM
by AlexMuller
Since announced in December 2015, Elon Musk and Sam Altman's OpenAI has recruited some of the foremost names in modern artificial intelligence research.

Intel Bets Big on Deep Learning

Posted in Software on 19th Aug, 2016 08:54 PM
by AlexMuller
In a deal rivaling Google's acquisition of DeepMind, Intel has agreed to acquire Nervana Systems, a company that specializes in deep learning technology.

AI to explain its conclusions and its reasoning to humans

Posted in Software on 19th Aug, 2016 09:16 PM
by AlexMuller
AI systems offer tremendous benefits, but their effectiveness would be limited by a machine's inability to explain its decisions and actions to humans.

Artificial Intelligence will chomp down a chunk of India’s present knowledge economy

Posted in Software on 28th Aug, 2016 12:25 PM
by AlexMuller
Artificial intelligence (AI) is capable of taking on tasks that require analytical skills.

Expert calls for long-term blueprint for China's AI industry

Posted in Hardware on 30th Aug, 2016 07:15 PM
by AlexMuller
In 2015, the global AI market stood at $127 billion, Tan said, adding the figure is predicted to reach $165 billion this year and to exceed $200 billion in 2018.

Researchers discover machines can learn by simply observing

Posted in Hardware on 31st Aug, 2016 10:01 PM
by AlexMuller
It is now possible for machines to learn how natural or artificial systems work by simply observing them, without being told what to look for.

7 Key Factors Driving the Artificial Intelligence Revolution

Posted in Business on 31st Aug, 2016 10:14 PM
by AlexMuller
Jacobstein imagines in a future in which there's a symbiosis between human and machine intelligence.

Will chatbots ever hold a 'real' conversation?

Posted in Business on 3rd Sep, 2016 04:14 AM
by AlexMuller
The biggest question seems to be whether chatbots can be useful enough to convincingly replace a complex human conversation.

Stressed? We're teaching computers to help handle our feelings

Posted in Software on 6th Sep, 2016 03:33 AM
by AlexMuller
A program that aims to deliver the right words at the right time

IBM Watson Artificial Intelligence XPRIZE -Using AI in new ways to solve the World's biggest problems

Posted in Software on 8th Sep, 2016 02:31 PM
by AlexMuller
The goal is also to accelerate the understanding and adoption of AI’s most promising breakthroughs.

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.

AI will eliminate 6 percent of US jobs in five years, says report

Posted in Business on 14th Sep, 2016 10:00 AM
by AlexMuller
Within 5 years AI will eliminate many positions in customer service, trucking and taxi services, amounting to 6 percent of jobs, according to a Forrester report.

Researchers Develop New Understandings of Memory Formation with Brain Simulation

Posted in Science on 15th Sep, 2016 10:15 AM
by AlexMuller
A remarkable property of the network is its ability to retrieve previously stored memories from incomplete or degraded versions.

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.

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."

DeepMind Unleashes Another AI Breakthrough

Posted in Software on 13th Oct, 2016 02:10 PM
by AlexMuller
The system can learn from examples like neural networks, but they can also store complex data like computers.

China Has Overtaken the U.S. In AI Research

Posted in Science on 16th Oct, 2016 09:53 AM
by AlexMuller
Lagging behind in AI research could put the U.S. at a disadvantage if other countries get the opportunity to dictate how the technology is used.

SARA seeks to give artificial intelligence people skills

Posted in Software on 16th Oct, 2016 09:59 AM
by AlexMuller
Using cameras and a microphone, the Socially Aware Robot Assistant is able to not only listen to your queries but take in how you are feeling about the interaction.

New neural-network algorithm learns directly from human instructions instead of examples

Posted in Software on 28th Nov, 2016 02:08 PM
by AlexMuller
Humans conventionally teach neural networks by providing labelled data and asking the network to make decisions based on the samples.

Elon Musk’s OpenAI is Using Reddit to Teach An Artificial Intelligence How to Speak

Posted in Software on 5th Dec, 2016 03:28 PM
by AlexMuller
The supercomputer will tackle the most difficult challenges facing the artificial intelligence industry.

$160 billion hedge fund wants Artificial intelligence software to make 75% of all management decisions by 2022

Posted in Software on 27th Dec, 2016 06:26 PM
by AlexMuller
The world's largest hedge fund wants to automate the management of the firm.

2017 will be big year for AI thanks to tech giants

Posted in Business on 30th Dec, 2016 06:08 PM
by AlexMuller
Leading tech companies drove the evolution of artificial intelligence in 2016, and Apple, Facebook, Google and Microsoft are all expected to push AI much further in 2017.

How Artificial Intelligence will help knowledge workers

Posted in Software on 1st Jan, 2017 07:14 PM
by AlexMuller
Will you still be doing your job in 5-10 years or will a robot do it for you?

AI to Reach $47 Billion by 2020

Posted in Online on 4th Jan, 2017 06:27 PM
by AlexMuller
Cognitive systems are driving $8 billion in revenue in 2016, and the space, which includes AI and machine learning, is slated to become a $47 billion industry by 2020.

Poker Is The Latest Game To Fall To Artificial Intelligence

Posted in Software on 14th Jan, 2017 05:40 PM
by AlexMuller
In yet another major milestone in the development of artificial intelligence, a poker playing algorithm has bested a large number of human pros.

AI performs better than 75 percent of American adults on visual intelligence test

Posted in Software on 24th Jan, 2017 03:15 PM
by AlexMuller
Could shrink the gap between computer and human cognition.

An AI Law Firm Wants to 'Automate the Entire Legal World'

Posted in Business on 30th Jan, 2017 06:29 PM
by Megan Ray Nichols
Unchanged for the past hundred years, the legal industry now faces its turn to be automatized.

90% of Government Admins Could Be Replaced With Chatbots, Says Thinktank

Posted in Software on 6th Feb, 2017 04:25 PM
by Alex Muller
Public services should deliver outcomes that matter to users, and meet expectations of interacting via technology.

3 common jobs AI will augment or displace

Posted in Business on 8th Feb, 2017 05:47 PM
by Alex Muller
Many of the jobs that will be automated are the same jobs companies have been outsourcing for years:

China’s first 'deep learning lab' intensifies challenge to US in AI race

Posted in Software on 22nd Feb, 2017 10:10 PM
by Alex Muller
Search giant Baidu to head up research platform to develop technology that mimics human thought.

Artificial Intelligence To Streamline Commercial Business

Posted in Business on 27th Feb, 2017 02:13 AM
by Alex Muller
Artificial intelligence develops more and more each year, promising to redefine the way we live, move and work.

2017 could see China dominate in artificial intelligence

Posted in Software on 1st Mar, 2017 06:44 PM
by Alex Muller
While top-level AI experts are still from North American and the UK, over 40% of the leading AI research papers in the world are published in Chinese.

5 tech firms racing to invest in AI startups

Posted in Business on 14th Mar, 2017 03:36 PM
by Alex Muller
Through massive investments in artificial intelligence (AI) startups, the world’s leading tech firms are racing to create markets to transform the economic landscape.

China: Artificial intelligence given priority development status

Posted in Software on 18th Mar, 2017 07:17 AM
by Alex Muller
One analyst now projecting industry in China to grow by more than 50 per cent in value to US$5.5 billion by 2018.

AI to dominate banking, says report

Posted in Software on 29th Mar, 2017 09:20 AM
by Alex Muller
Artificial intelligence will be the main way that banks interact with their customers within the next three years, a report from consultancy Accenture has suggested.

Canadian government backs a $150 million AI institute

Posted in Software on 30th Mar, 2017 03:54 PM
by Alex Muller
AI has been touted as an emerging technology with potential to transform industries from healthcare and manufacturing to financial services.

Tech Giants Grapple with the Ethical Concerns Raised by the AI Boom

Posted in Software on 31st Mar, 2017 08:06 AM
by Alex Muller
'We’re here at an inflection point for AI, We have an ethical imperative to harness AI to protect and preserve over time.'

How AI Is Like Electricity, and Why That Matters

Posted in Software on 4th Apr, 2017 12:37 PM
by Alex Muller
AI is already playing an active role in our day-to-day lives, and its capabilities are only going to increase from here on out.

Artificial Intelligence is Completely Transforming Modern Healthcare

Posted in Medicine on 5th Apr, 2017 09:52 AM
by Alex Muller
The introduction of deep learning systems is only possible by powerful computing capabilities; capabilities that Nvidia has made possible with their graphic processors.

Carnegie Mellon University AI beats top Chinese poker players

Posted in Software on 12th Apr, 2017 01:46 PM
by Alex Muller
The CMU AI beat four top poker professionals during a 20-day, 120,000-hand Heads-Up No-Limit Texas Hold’em competition in January in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Artificial Intelligence: China Reports Progress Made in AI Applications

Posted in Software on 17th Apr, 2017 04:42 PM
by Alex Muller
The progress made could be attributed to large quantities of data and computing power that the country possesses at present.

Experts Assert That AI Will Be Replacing CEOs

Posted in Software on 30th Apr, 2017 06:12 PM
by Alex Muller
Alibaba’s founder and chairman, Jack Ma, tell us to prepare for more 'pain than happiness' in the coming decades due to the impact of AI and the internet.

3 ways retailers are using artificial intelligence to reinvent shopping

Posted in Business on 6th May, 2017 06:38 PM
by Alex Muller
Here are three ways to use artificial intelligence to make your marketing more customer-centric.

New Artificial Intelligence system beats humans at predicting court outcomes

Posted in Software on 9th May, 2017 01:32 PM
by Alex Muller
Scientists have developed AI that can predict court decisions better than legal scholars, even with less information.

How generative artificial networks are accelerating AI learning

Posted in Science on 11th May, 2017 05:28 PM
by Alex Muller
One of the biggest limiting factors of artificial intelligence (AI) systems is that they can’t think or conceptualise the world the way humans can.

Elon Musk Just Unveiled Breakthrough AI Research. Here’s What You Need to Know.

Posted in Hardware on 17th May, 2017 04:03 PM
by Alex Muller
Not only can it successfully replicate human behaviours, it can do so after just a single demonstration of the task.

How chatbot artificial intelligence will evolve over the next 5 years

Posted in Software on 27th May, 2017 11:31 AM
by Alex Muller
Here are the three major evolutions that will shape the intelligence behind bots in the next five years.

Is China Outsmarting America in A.I.?

Posted in Software on 28th May, 2017 10:13 AM
by Alex Muller
The balance of power in technology is shifting.

Tech giants acquired 34 AI startups in Q1 2017

Posted in Software on 29th May, 2017 01:51 PM
by Alex Muller
A total of 34 artificial intelligence startups were acquired in the first quarter of this year, more than twice the amount of activity in the year-ago quarter.

AI killed 800,000 jobs in the U.K., but created 3.5 million new ones

Posted in Business on 15th Jun, 2017 05:53 PM
by Alex Muller
There’s still hope for human workers

Better definitions and metrics around human level AI are needed

Posted in Science on 18th Jun, 2017 12:44 PM
by Alex Muller
IEEE Spectrum asked AI experts about when human level AI will be achieved and as usual there was a massive range of dates from a few years to hundreds of years.

Talla raises $8.3 million to make its HR bot a better listener

Posted in Software on 20th Jun, 2017 12:46 PM
by Alex Muller
What’s interesting about machine learning is these tools and techniques are really going to start to make people more productive, while also improving the user experience.

Yale and Oxford researchers say 50% chance AI will outperform humans by 2062

Posted in Software on 24th Jun, 2017 02:15 PM
by Alex Muller
Key findings pointed toward a 50 percent chance that AI will outperform humans in every job in 45 years’ time.

5 steps to prepare your company for the artificial intelligence revolution

Posted in Software on 29th Jun, 2017 06:11 PM
by Alex Muller
For all the excitement around AI, we’ve only seen a fraction of the opportunities automation will create.

74% of professionals believe their jobs could be automated

Posted in Business on 14th Jul, 2017 05:37 PM
by Alex Muller
Nearly three-quarters of business leaders and employees think at least some part of their job could be automated, according to a report from WorkMarket.

Why deep learning isn’t always the best AI solution

Posted in Software on 18th Jul, 2017 11:40 PM
by Alex Muller
Market hype has turned deep learning into a buzzword that can contribute to the misconception that other approaches to AI are not relevant.

AI Tech Trends: What's the Forecast for 2022?

Posted in Software on 18th Jul, 2017 11:46 PM
by Alex Muller
AI tech is evolving at breakneck speed. So what's on the horizon for 2022?

China Plans to Use AI to Gain Global Economic Dominance by 2030

Posted in Business on 22nd Jul, 2017 07:05 PM
by Alex Muller
The country’s government has announced a scheme to surpass Western nations and shape the future of AI.

AI Grant aims to fund the unfundable to advance AI and solve hard problems

Posted in Software on 26th Jul, 2017 04:45 PM
by Alex Muller
AI Grant aims to bankroll science projects to give untraditional candidates a shot at solving big problems.

Kasparov: 'Embrace' the Artificial Intelligence revolution

Posted in Software on 30th Jul, 2017 03:14 PM
by Alex Muller
Humans should embrace the change smart machines offer society, says former chess world champion Garry Kasparov.

When Will AI Be Better Than Humans at Everything? 352 AI Experts Answer

Posted in Hardware on 2nd Aug, 2017 03:21 PM
by Alex Muller
Researchers have carried out the largest-ever survey of machine learning experts on the subject.

Andrew Ng is raising a $150M Artificial Intelligence Venture Fund

Posted in Software on 17th Aug, 2017 05:17 PM
by Alex Muller
Ng, who formerly founded Google’s Brain Team and served as chief scientist at Baidu has long evangelized the benefits AI could bring to the world.

China's artificial intelligence technology is fast catching up to the US, Goldman Sachs says

Posted in Software on 4th Sep, 2017 09:19 AM
by Alex Muller
Artificial intelligence will become a priority for the Chinese government, according to a new Goldman Sachs report.

IBM commits $240 million to fund an MIT A.I. lab

Posted in Business on 7th Sep, 2017 06:07 PM
by Alex Muller
IBM on Wednesday said it will spend $240 million to open a Watson-branded artificial intelligence research lab in collaboration with a long-time partner, MIT.

China to become artificial intelligence 'world leader' by 2030, sparks attention from experts

Posted in Software on 18th Sep, 2017 06:14 PM
by Alex Muller
China has vowed to become a world leader in artificial intelligence by 2030 in full force, in every layer of education system.

Salesforce to launch $50 million artificial intelligence fund

Posted in Software on 20th Sep, 2017 06:55 PM
by Alex Muller
The venture wing of Inc is launching a $50 million fund to invest in start-ups employing artificial intelligence.

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