If you teach a robot to fish, it’ll probably catch fish. However, if you teach it to be curious, it’ll just watch TV and play video games all day. Researchers from Open AI — the singularity-focused think-tank
Doctors fed it hypothetical scenarios, not real patient data IBM’s Watson supercomputer gave unsafe recommendations for treating cancer patients, according to documents reviewed by Stat. The report is
China’s online sex toy market is worth nearly $3 billion. That includes a factory that pumps out sex dolls with artificial intelligence. CONTENT ADVISORY: This video contains images of a sexual nature.
As a career coach, I work with people every day on interview preparation. Interviews are a form of public speaking. 99 percent of people fear public speaking more than death. Thus, it's no wonder interviews
Here are some surprising ways to help boost your focus and performance. If you want to be successful, you have to find strategies that will help you focus despite all of the distractions that prevent from
Not everything on the dark web is illegal, but it is a huge marketplace for stolen data and personal information. After a data breach or hacking incident, personal information is often bought and sold
Billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk wants to merge man and machine with a new start-up planning to develop the futuristic 'brain implant' technology. The Tesla and SpaceX founder has just launched Neuralink,
At its Cloud Next conference in San Francisco, Google today announced the launch of a new machine learning API for automatically recognizing objects in videos and making them searchable. The new Video
A Brown University student creates math lessons for the more visually inclined among us. Statisticians are one of the fastest growing jobs in the country–and for good reason. “As data becomes more and
Thousands of guests had jammed the space center to witness the comeback of 39A, last used in 2011 for the final space shuttle flight. Last-minute rocket trouble forced SpaceX on Saturday to delay its launch
Robots are taking human jobs. But Bill Gates believes that governments should tax companies’ use of them, as a way to at least temporarily slow the spread of automation and to fund other types of employment.
Real Estate The United States is filled with incredible cities, each with its own set of credentials and clout to attract visitors from around the world. But which spots are actually the places to live?
Today tens of thousands of people are discovering that the environment contains hidden tools for hacking the nervous system. But no matter what they might be able to accomplish, they’re not superhuman—the
An automaker’s logo can and perhaps should be as recognizable as its cars, if not more. That makes logo design a very important task. Tesla’s logo is certainly not anonymous, but it turns out there’s to
It wants be profitable by 2018. Lyft lost a lot of money last year, but it's doing better than ever. The ride-hailing company doesn't disclose its earnings, but according to The Information, it lost around
In an unusual episode of bullies turned into victims, an anonymous hacker has breached a popular pay-for-hire mobile hacking agency known for selling surveillance and data extraction solutions to intelligence
Exclusive: Privacy campaigners criticise WhatsApp vulnerability as a ‘huge threat to freedom of speech’ and warn it could be exploited by government agencies A security vulnerability that can be used allow
To say Yahoo has had a rough go of it recently would be an understatement. While in the midst of an acquisition by Verizon, the company has faced a pair of massive data breaches, exposing the information
Video gaming has traditionally been a sedentary activity. But a start-up has created a virtual reality contraption that simulates flight while giving players a tough workout. Chris Foxx met the firm's