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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.

Using AI To Analyze Drinking Water For Safety And Quality Control

Posted in Business, Software on 28th Oct, 2020
by Alex Muller

Water analytics startup Ketos has announced it raised $18 million in funding. It is part of a growing effort to use progress in AI to automate important parts of our lives, such as drinking water safety.

Developing A Virtual Environment To Spur Development Of Helpful Home Robots

Posted in Hardware, Software on 28th Oct, 2020
by Alex Muller

"Our ultimate goal is to build AI agents that can work with real humans. Our platform opens up exciting directions of future work, such as online goal inference and direct communication between agents," the researchers wrote