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What Could DeepMind ‘solving’ The Protein Folding Problem Mean For Cancer Research?

Posted in Science, Software on 22nd Jan, 2021
by Alex Muller

Have artificial intelligence company DeepMind really ‘solved’ the age-old protein folding problem? And what could it mean for our research? We asked two of our protein experts.

Leading Computer Scientists Debate The Next Steps For AI In 2021

Posted in Reviews, Software on 4th Jan, 2021
by Alex Muller

What do we need to push AI to the next level? More data and larger neural networks? New deep learning algorithms? Approaches other than deep learning?

DeepMind's AlphaFold Is Close To Solving One Of Biology's Greatest Challenges

Posted in Medicine, Science, Software on 17th Dec, 2020
by Alex Muller

With AI and biology working in tandem, protein folding may just be the first major breakthrough for medicine in our generation.

Emissive Brings VR Expeditions To Museums

Posted in Hardware, Software on 6th Nov, 2020
by Alex Muller

Virtual expeditions are also timely given current restrictions around global travel.

Giving Robots A Hybrid, Human-Like ‘Brain’ Can Make Them Smarter

Posted in Hardware, Software on 4th Nov, 2020
by Alex Muller

The robot the researchers have built is small and rudimentary, and the algorithms being run on the analog circuit are fairly basic. But the principle is a promising one, and there is currently a huge amount of R&D going into neuromorphic and memristor-based analog computing hardware.