AI Helps Scientists Track Icebergs By Analysing Radar Data

Posted in Science on 29th Nov, 2023
by Alex Muller

The hope is that by accurately detecting and tracking icebergs, it will be possible to develop a digital twin of the Antarctic sea that will lead to a better understanding of the complex physics of how the ocean, ice, and atmosphere interact with one another.

OpenAI CEO Sam Altman Says His Company Is Now Building GPT-5

Posted in Software on 29th Nov, 2023
by Alex Muller

Google DeepMind is currently working on its next AI algorithm, Gemini, and big tech is investing heavily in other leading startups, like Anthropic, Character.

DeepMind Defines Artificial General Intelligence And Ranks Today's Leading Chatbots

Posted in Science, Software on 29th Nov, 2023
by Alex Muller

While some believe true AGI will not be possible unless AI is embodied in physical robotic machinery, the DeepMind team say this is not a prerequisite for AGI. The focus, they say, should be on tasks that fall in the cognitive and metacognitive-for instance, learning to learn-realms.

Google DeepMind's AI Revolutionizes Weather Forecasting with GraphCast

Posted in Science, Software on 24th Nov, 2023
by Alex Muller

GraphCast's introduction into the field of meteorology signifies a turning point in weather forecasting.

Could Powering AI Use Up as Much Energy as a Country?

Posted in Hardware, Science, Software on 24th Oct, 2023
by Alex Muller

While it's unlikely that AI will be burning through as much power as entire countries anytime soon, its contribution to energy usage could be significant.