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The Networked Assembly Line

<i>The algorithm is your new boss and the factory is everywhere</i> <b><br>THE</b> dystopian prospect of being enslaved to artificial intelligence has arrived. Sort of. …

We don’t understand how AI make most decisions, so now algorithms are explaining themselves

Self-awareness, or the ability to understand and explain oneself, is one of the largest divides between artificial and human intelligence. While we may not fully understand ourselves, we can offer up a rationale for our decisions in most cases. On the other hand, AI algorithms are usually only …

Why 2017 will be the year of AI

AI is more than machine learning, and 2017 could be the year it goes mainstream<p>If there’s a single technology trend that defined 2016, it’s the rise …

Automation Won't Create New Jobs Like Technology Did In The Past

“Increased productivity leads to more wealth, cheaper goods, greater spending power and ultimately, more jobs,” said the Wall Street Journal in the latest entry in the counterpoint to articles declaring the end of work.<p>People should trust things will work out and know the weight of historic …

Employment

Artificial intelligence finds its way into business through sales

Artificial intelligence (AI) had a coming out party of sorts in 2016. Even though it has been in development for decades, this year, with the perfect combination of cheap computing power and access to increasing amounts of data, it seems AI’s time has come.<p>Its first foray in business has been …

Intels Nervana chip shows the giant is serious about owning the AI market – Fanatical Futurist by International Keynote Speaker Matthew Griffin

WHY THIS MATTERS IN BRIEF<p>Many of the AI breakthroughs over recent years have only been possible because of the exponential increase in the amount of …

Microsoft researchers make major breakthroughs in machine learning

Machine learning has quickly become an indispensable tool for developing technology that consumers and businesses want, need and love. It’s the basis …

The Robot Economy: A Caution

The science fiction author Isaac Asimov was a prolific writer on the subject of robots, having written numerous short stories addressing the problems …

Saving Humanity From Dangerous Artificial Intelligence Scenario

An overview of how the Westworld TV show displays a perfect set of solutions to prevent bad things from happening<p>Existential risk from artificial …

Microsoft, Cray claim deep learning breakthrough on supercomputers

Project could allow larger and more complex deep learning workloads on supercomputers.<p>A team of researchers from Microsoft, Cray, and the Swiss …

Chipmakers Are Racing To Build Hardware For Artificial Intelligence

Intel, Nvidia, and a host of startups are rolling out new chips to make machine learning faster and more powerful.<p>In recent years, advanced machine learning techniques have enabled computers to recognize objects in images, understand commands from spoken sentences, and translate written …

There’s No Checkout At Amazon’s AI Grocery Because It Already Knows What You’re Buying

Good luck shoplifting!<p>Amazon created its empire by making online shopping easy. Now, it’s trying to do the same thing in the real world. It has just opened a grocery store in Seattle with no checkout line and no cashiers. Instead, you walk in, grab what you want, and walk out. Amazon automatically …

What Is The Difference Between Artificial Intelligence And Machine Learning?

Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) are two very hot buzzwords right now, and often seem to be used interchangeably.<p>They are not quite the same thing, but the perception that they are can sometimes lead to some confusion. So I thought it would be worth writing a piece to explain …

Artificial Intelligence

The French Makers Of This Gorgeous $2K Bluetooth Speaker Just Raised $110M To Sell Them Everywhere

It’s one of the biggest funding rounds in European startup history, and you’ve never even heard of the company.<p>Paris-based starup Devialet announced today that it raised $110M from investors and partners like Foxonn, Renault, Sharp, and French venture capitalists to improve sound everywhere. …

Critically-Acclaimed

Researchers uncover algorithm which may solve human intelligence

If we have the algorithm, we also have the key to true artificial intelligence.<p>The key element which separates today's artificial intelligence (AI) …

Intelligence May Stem From a Basic Algorithm in the Human Brain

Theory of Connectivity<p>The human brain is the most sophisticated organ in the human body. The things that the brain can do, and how it does them, have …

The most photographic spot in the US?

A former biology teacher turned naturalist guide, Kurt Johnson has traded in the classroom for the great outdoors at Grand Teton National Park, located in a rare ecosystem.<p>“Beavers hate the sound of running water; they are always looking for ways to stop it.”<p>We couldn’t tell if Kurt Johnson, our …

National Parks

Utrecht station's new pavilion will include the world's largest bicycle storage facility

The new retail pavilion at Stationsplein-Oost in Utrecht, The Netherlands, will be sheltered by a dynamic transparent canopy. Rotterdam-based …