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

Posted in Business on 14th Sep, 2016
by Alex Muller

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.

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

Posted in Software on 8th Sep, 2016
by Alex Muller

The goal is also to accelerate the understanding and adoption of AIs most promising breakthroughs.

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

Posted in Software on 6th Sep, 2016
by Alex Muller

A program that aims to deliver the right words at the right time

Will chatbots ever hold a 'real' conversation?

Posted in Business on 3rd Sep, 2016
by Alex Muller

The biggest question seems to be whether chatbots can be useful enough to convincingly replace a complex human conversation.

Researchers discover machines can learn by simply observing

Posted in Hardware on 31st Aug, 2016
by Alex Muller

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.