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UK Survey Shows 1-in-4 Believe Robots Would Do a Better Job Than Human Politicians

UK Survey Shows 1-in-4 Believe Robots Would Make Better Politicians Than Humans

Automation is an inevitability and as AI gets more sophisticated, many more jobs will soon be displaced in the coming decades even those everyone once thought to require the ...

March 24, 2017 at 9:18 pm by
Robots Create New Language to Communicate with Each Other

Robots Create New Language to Communicate with Each Other

Experiments conducted by the artificial intelligence research group OpenAI have revealed that when made to cooperate with each other on an appointed task, robots are ...

March 18, 2017 at 3:00 pm by

Facebook Launches Powerful New AI System

Facebook has unveiled its vast new deep learning AI system, designed to support facial and object recognition, picture description, and real-time text translation. The new GPU ...

March 10, 2017 at 1:30 am by

Future Computers May Replicate Human Brain Synapses

While the development of artificial intelligence is inspired by the replicating the learning and problem-solving capacities of the human brain, the computer systems that they ...

February 26, 2017 at 8:01 pm by
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
Uber Becoming a Robotics Company According to CEO

Uber Becoming a Robotics Company According to CEO

Travis Kalanick, CEO and co-founder of Uber spoke at the World Government Summit in Dubai and declared that the popular ride-sharing company is “at the beginning of ...

February 13, 2017 at 4:00 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

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

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
Hayao Miyazaki

Hayao Miyazaki Calls AI-crafted Animation: “An Insult to Life Itself”

The legendary Hayao Miyazaki was not amused upon seeing AI-crafted animation calling it an “Insult to life itself”. The award-winning Miyazaki of Studio Ghibli ...

December 12, 2016 at 2:00 pm 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

Amazon’s Alexa Now in Home Robot Form with the Omate Yumi

Amazon’s Alexa voice assistant can now be found in an interesting new form factor: inside the adorable Omate Yumi home robot. Omate, who is known for their smart watch ...

November 19, 2016 at 7:30 pm by