artificial intelligence

Brain-like Circuits Made, Capable of Performing Human Tasks

  Researchers at UC Santa Barbara successfully constructed a circuit of about 100 artificial synapses, which was proven to perform a simple version of a typical human ...

May 13, 2015 at 9:58 am by

Job Posting Reveals Ken Levine Working on AI for New Mystery Game

07 BioShock creator Ken Levine is looking to hire a new senior programmer for Irrational Games with experience in developing artificial intelligence, giving us a little ...

May 7, 2015 at 7:58 am by

One-Year-Old AI Robot Close to Becoming “Self-Aware”

This time last year, researchers at Bielefeld University in Germany uploaded a six-legged robot, nicknamed Hector, with a newly developed artificial intelligence software that ...

April 20, 2015 at 4:58 am by

Brain of a Bee Used to Pilot a Drone

Earlier this year, we brought you the story of a simulated worm brain that had been uploaded into a LEGO robot, and now it seems that The Green Brain Project is taking that ...

April 14, 2015 at 5:05 pm by

Steve Wozniak Thinks Future of Artificial Intelligence “is Scary and Very Bad for People”

Steve Wozniak, co-founder of Apple, has thrown his hat into the artificial intelligence scaremongering ring – along with Professor Stephen Hawking, father of Microsoft Bill ...

March 26, 2015 at 7:58 am by

Bill Gates the Latest to Warn of the Dangers of AI

Following grim portents from the likes of Elon Musk and Professor Stephen Hawking, Microsoft founder Bill Gates has also warned of the potential threat that artificial ...

January 30, 2015 at 10:58 am by
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Scientists Turn Mario into an Artificial Intelligence

Scientists from the University of Tübingen in Germany have made Mario, star of the Super Mario games, self-aware, able to think, talk, and learn. The project, called ‘Mario ...

January 25, 2015 at 1:58 pm by

Mind of a Worm Uploaded to a LEGO Robot to Make the Weirdest Cyborg Ever

In a breakthrough for artificial intelligence research, a digital clone of the mind of a roundworm (C. Elegans) has been uploaded into a robotic body made from LEGO, as part ...

January 23, 2015 at 2:58 am by

Computer Scientists Create ‘Unbeatable’ Poker Algorithm

A team of researchers has created the perfect poker player, in the form of a computer algorithm. Scientist Michael Bowling, with his colleagues at the University of Alberta in ...

January 10, 2015 at 1:55 am by

Lovelace 2.0, the New Rival to the Turing Test

The Turing Test – named for mathematician and computer programmer Alan Turing –  is the world’s most famous method of assessing whether an Artificial Intelligence ...

November 23, 2014 at 9:58 pm by

Elon Musk – Artificial Intelligence is Akin to ‘Summoning the Demon’.

Telsa CEO and SpaceX founder Elon Musk believes artificial intelligence (AI) is like summoning the demon, and that humanity should tread with caution. We all know the AI ...

October 27, 2014 at 11:38 am by

AI Potentially More Dangerous than Nukes Says Elon Musk

I’m sure most of you have seen the Terminator movies, the effects of AI and what happened when SkyNet was put into service, sending the world into a downward spiral of ...

August 4, 2014 at 9:34 am by

Secret Artificial Intelligence Project has been In The Works for 30 Years

Cycorp look like any other research company, striving to create newer technologies in order to sell them to other companies and make life easier for people. However, the ...

July 6, 2014 at 9:36 pm by

Turing Test Passed by a ’13-year-old boy’ Computer

Before thinking that computers will soon rule the world, the Touring Test is merely a simple computer test which analyses a machine’s ability to exhibit intelligent ...

June 8, 2014 at 10:31 pm by

Computer Could Learn Common Sense In The Near Future

According to a an article from Fudzilla, scientists at Carnegie Mellon University have built a software that can search the web on a non-stop basis and learn common sense. A ...

November 22, 2013 at 11:17 pm by


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