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Eric Schmidt Calls for AI Research to be Done in the Open

Eric Schmidt Calls for AI Research to be Done in the Open

While many approach Artificial Intelligence with caution and even many more with fear, Alphabet Inc. Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt always had a different viewpoint than the ...

February 16, 2017 at 9:51 pm by
Elon Musk: "Humans Must Merge with Machines or Become Irrelevant"

Elon Musk: “Humans Must Merge with Machines or Become Irrelevant”

Billionaire futurist Elon Musk told the audience at the World Government Summit in Dubai that humans must face the uncomfortable truth of obsolescence in the face of ...

February 13, 2017 at 5:00 pm by

AI Wipes the Floor with Four Poker Pros

An adaptive artificial intelligence has utterly destroyed four professional poker players at a special 20-day event at Rivers Casino in Pittburgh. The AI, dubbed Libratus, was ...

February 1, 2017 at 2:00 am by

Guest Speakers and Exhibition Details Reveals @ CeBIT Preview 2017

Here we are at the official start of CeBIT Preview 2017, as the event sets it goals on digitalisation for businesses and technologies for this year’s exhibition. With ...

January 26, 2017 at 2:00 pm by
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Help Google Make AI for Raspberry Pi

The maker of the Raspberry Pi is teaming up with Google to create artificial intelligence systems for the small single-board computer. The Raspberry Pi Foundation is surveying ...

January 24, 2017 at 6:00 pm by
Sergei Bring Addressing Artificial Intelligence at World Economic Forum

Artificial Intelligence Growing Surprisingly Faster Than Expected

While speaking at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, Google co-founder Sergey Brin noted that artificial intelligence is growing at a much faster rate than even ...

January 22, 2017 at 3:00 pm by

Nvidia Spot Brings Google Assistant to the TV and Home

Coinciding with the Nvidia keynote, Google announced that the Google Assistant would be coming to Android TV. One of the first devices to support this new feature is ...

January 5, 2017 at 8:00 am by

World’s Biggest Hedge Fund puts AI in Charge

The largest hedge fund in the world has put an artificial intelligence into a key management position in which it will make strategic business decisions, including hiring and ...

December 28, 2016 at 11:00 am by

AI Writes Bizarre Christmas Carol

While us fleshbags are mired in our own Christmas preparations, it would be easy to forget about the robots. Do they know it’s Christmas? At least one does, and it has ...

December 23, 2016 at 12:00 am by

Las Vegas Wynn to Install 4700 Amazon Echos

Amazon has been having a lot of success with their Echo and Echo dot devices, as well as the built-in Alexa AI. We should know, the eTeknix boss has 7 of them, and I’ve ...

December 18, 2016 at 4:00 am by

CEOs Think AI will make Human Workers “Largely Irrelevant”

CEOs Think AI will make Humans “Largely Irrelevant” It has been predicted that, within 30 years, half of the human population of Earth will be unemployed, their jobs taken ...

December 6, 2016 at 1:00 pm by

Rogue Robot Attacks Visitors at Chinese Tech Fair

It sounds like a scene straight out of a science fiction movie, but visitors of China’s six-day Hi-Tech Fair 2016 event in Shenzen witnessed and experienced  a robot going ...

November 19, 2016 at 9:30 pm by

Researchers Accuse Elon Musk of Irresponsible Representation of AI

Electric car and clean energy magnate Elon Musk is a famed investor in artificial intelligence, though, at every opportunity, he has expressed great concern over the future of ...

November 14, 2016 at 10:45 am by

Elon Musk – Universal Income Will Save Humanity from Robot Job Thieves

Automation – using machines, robots, and AIs to fulfil tasks – is designed to benefit humanity and make life easier, but an important, albeit obvious, side effect of ...

November 8, 2016 at 1:00 am by

DeepMind AI to Tackle StarCraft II

It looks like the world’s best eSports players could have a tough match on their hands in the near future, possibly, as the team at DeepMind partner up with Blizzard to ...

November 5, 2016 at 2:20 pm by