artificial intelligence

Facebook Head of AI Says the Current Level of Intelligence is Not Even Close to a Rats

Artificial Intelligence is Nowhere Near A Rats! You might be forgiven for thinking that AI (or artificial intelligence) has come along significantly in recent years. ...

October 30, 2017 at 2:03 pm by
BBC To Use Artificial Intelligence to Shape Entertainment Lineup

BBC To Use Artificial Intelligence to Shape Entertainment Lineup

The BBC is turning towards artificial intelligence to improve their programming lineup. The announcement comes from their Research and Development team, outlining a five-year ...

October 21, 2017 at 2:51 pm by
New AI Detects Whether People are Gay or Straight from Photos

New AI Detects Whether People are Gay or Straight from Photos

A new study out of Stanford University found that computer AI algorithm can be a very effective “Gay-dar”. Just from purely looking at photos of faces, the AI ...

September 10, 2017 at 6:14 pm by
Elon Musk and 116 Tech Experts Call for Autonomous Weapons Ban

Elon Musk and 116 Tech Experts Call for Autonomous Weapons Ban

Elon Musk‘s position on AI and by extension autonomous weapons is very much public knowledge at this point. Many in the robotics community have been critical of him as ...

August 20, 2017 at 6:55 pm by
Scientists Want Elon Musk to Stop Saying A.I. Will Doom Us All

Scientists Want Elon Musk to Stop Saying A.I. Will Doom Us All

Billionaire scientist superstar Elon Musk is not shy about sharing his views on all things technology. However, one opinion in particular has him in contention with many ...

July 20, 2017 at 11:06 pm by
Alibaba Chairman Jack Ma Believes Robots Could be CEOs Within 30 Years

Alibaba Chairman Jack Ma Believes Robots Could be CEOs Within 30 Years

Speaking at a China Entrepreneur Club event, Alibaba Chairman Jack Ma addressed the upcoming workplace disruption that will be brought about by robots and the advancement of ...

April 24, 2017 at 8:30 pm by
GTA V Being Used to Train Autonomous Vehicle Artificial Intelligence

GTA V Being Used to Train Autonomous Vehicle Artificial Intelligence

Artificial Intelligence is being trained for autonomous vehicle driving using an unlikely tool: Grand Theft Auto V. While the game itself does not have an ultra-realistic ...

April 19, 2017 at 5:02 pm by

Russia Insists – Robot Trained to Shoot Guns is ‘Not a Terminator’

Russia has developed a robot capable of firing a gun from both hands. However, the Russian Government insists it has not created ‘a terminator’. It is insisted by ...

April 16, 2017 at 12:19 pm by
Meet Erica, the Most Advanced Autonomous Android Yet (VIDEO)

Meet Erica, the Most Advanced Autonomous Android Yet! (VIDEO)

Famed robotics expert Dr. Hiroshi Ishiguro, together with his colleague Dr. Dylan Glas are introducing their latest creation Erica to the world. She is a life-like android, ...

April 9, 2017 at 4:02 pm by

New AI Algorithm Can Beat Traffic Jams

While most of them would be loath to admit it, most traffic jams are either caused or exacerbated by poor decisions made by drivers. Accidents and roadworks aside, ...

March 28, 2017 at 11:58 pm by
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