AI

DeepMind AI One-Ups Mathematicians at a Calculation Crucial to Computing

Posted in Software on 27th Oct, 2022
by Alex Muller

"A boost in performance would improve a lot of applications."

AI Uses a Scan of Your Retina to Predict Your Risk of Heart Disease

Posted in Medicine, Science, Software on 27th Oct, 2022
by Alex Muller

"AI-enabled vasculometry risk prediction is fully automated, low cost, non-invasive, and has the potential for reaching a higher proportion of the population in the community because of 'high street' availability and because blood sampling or are not needed."

Pong-playing brain cells can teach us about better medicine and AI

Posted in Medicine, Science on 27th Oct, 2022
by Alex Muller

"You can take samples from donors, grow genotypically similar neurons, which we can then use to test drugs, which will then hopefully have the same parameters as donor cells"

How “the most advanced machine learning approach” is finding new cancer-causing mutational signatures

Posted in Medicine, Software on 14th Oct, 2022
by Alex Muller

Now, with funding from Cancer Grand Challenges, a team of researchers at the University of California San Diego has developed the newest in a suite of tools that’s quickly establishing itself as the best of the best.

Controlling Artificial Intelligence

Posted in Software on 30th Sep, 2022
by Alex Muller

Anthropologist Beth Singler at the University of Cambridge studies our relationship with AI and robotics and believes that we should be more critical of those making decisions about how AI is used.