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Going to sleep isn’t always easy, even when you’re tired. Here are ways to combat insomnia.

“Good wakefulness and good sleep go hand in hand,” according to cartoonist Ellen Forney. But what happens when you’re battling insomnia? Lack of …

Sleep

When 26.2 miles just isn't enough – the phenomenal rise of the ultramarathon

They are an almost-impossible test of the human body and spirit, yet the number of ultramarathons has increased 1,000% over the last decade. Adharanand Finn asks what’s behind this rapid increase – and whether racing 100 miles or more is actually good for you<p>A while ago, I was standing at the …

Human Anatomy

DeepMind's new robots learned how to teach themselves

The minute hand on the robot apocalypse clock just inched a little closer to midnight. DeepMind, the Google sister-company responsible for the smartest AI on the planet, just taught machines how to figure things out for themselves.<p>Robots aren’t very good at exploring on their own. AI that only …

Robotics

Big Data And AI: 30 Amazing (And Free) Public Data Sources For 2018

Machine learning, artificial intelligence, blockchains, predictive analytics – all amazing technologies which have promised to revolutionize business and society.<p>They are useless, however, without data. Fortunately for businesses and organizations which don’t have the resources to methodically …

Machine Learning

An intro to Reinforcement Learning (with otters) – Monica Dinculescu

Before I wrote the JavaScripts, I got a master’s in AI (almost a decade ago 🙀), and wrote a thesis on a weird and new area in Reinforcement …

Machine Learning

A new report details how AI could destroy all of humanity

Artificial intelligence, as it stands right now, isn’t very intelligent. Yes, it can match humans in chess, develop its own language and obscure memes, make art better than IRL artists, and mimic human speech in a terrifying manner. But it can mistake a turtle for a gun, accidentally purchase you …

3 AI terms all business professionals need to understand

The value and utility of artificial intelligence is a hot topic today. In fact, a recent report by MIT Sloan Management Review asserts that almost 85 percent of executives believe AI “will allow their companies to obtain or sustain a competitive advantage.”<p>But there’s also a lot of confusion about …

Should AI bots lie? Hard truths about artificial intelligence

AI will revolutionize the world, or so sayeth Silicon Valley. But there are some potholes on the road to AI nirvana -- starting with the people AI is …

2018 Isaac Asimov Memorial Debate: Artificial Intelligence

Isaac Asimov’s famous Three Laws of Robotics might be seen as early safeguards for our reliance on artificial intelligence, but as Alexa guides our …

Paper clip game 'superintelligence' theory

The harbinger of human extinction.David/Flickr<p>A game about making paperclips has gone viral, and it's a sly nod to a famous thought experiment about the potential dangers of artificial intelligence.<p>The game, as described by Business Insider's Matt Weinberger (one of the many staffers at Business …

The Amazing Ways Coca Cola Uses Artificial Intelligence And Big Data To Drive Success

The Coca Cola Company is the world’s largest beverage company selling more than 500 brands of soft drink to customers in over 200 countries. Every single day the world consumes more that 1.9 billion servings of their drinks including brands like Coca Cola (including Diet and Zero) as well as Fanta, …

Artificial Intelligence

AI experts predict the future: Truck drivers out of jobs by 2027, surgeons by 2053

Hundreds of AI experts predict when their models will beat humans at everything.<p>Google has hung up its AlphaGo gloves after trouncing the world's …

Sorry, Tesla owners, but your electric car isn’t as green as you think it is

It takes a lot of carbon to build and power an electric vehicle<p>Tesla Motors has an army of loyalists who either swear by the company’s sleek and stealthy high-end luxury electric cars or dream of getting their hands on one. They share company co-founder Elon Musk’s vision of ending the 130-year …

The Vatican Is Looking for God in the Stars

Pope Francis urges deep space explorers not to fear the truth about what’s out there.<p>ROME—If you think faith and science can’t share common ground, …

UK tests cheaper, longer-lasting roads made with recycled plastic

Around 24.8 million miles of roads crisscross the surface of Earth. And hundreds of millions of barrels of oil have been used for that development. …

Discussing the limits of artificial intelligence

Alice Lloyd George Contributor<p>Alice Lloyd George is an investor at RRE Ventures and the host of Flux, a series of podcast conversations with leaders in frontier technology.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>A conversation with Dean Kamen on the myth of “Eureka!”<br>• Using drones to build the ambulance fleet …

Artificial Intelligence

How artificial intelligence has evolved over time

In the video above, we examine how artificial intelligence has evolved over time and will continue to grow as technology improves - from computer scientist John McCarthy first making reference to AI in 1956, to virtual assistants on our smartphones emerging in 2011 and more.<p>From gaming to virtual …

Elon Musk’s Billion-Dollar Crusade to Stop the A.I. Apocalypse

Elon Musk is famous for his futuristic gambles, but Silicon Valley’s latest rush to embrace artificial intelligence scares him. And he thinks you should be frightened too. Inside his efforts to influence the rapidly advancing field and its proponents, and to save humanity from machine-learning …

Thoughts on artificial intelligence, just for fun.

“AI is over half a century old and carries with it too much baggage.” Carlos E. Perez<p>There are roughly <b>one</b> <b>hundred billion neurons in the human …

Artificial Intelligence

The future of AI: 10 scenarios IBM is already working on

While there's fear about artificial intelligence taking jobs or wiping out humanity, IBM sees the future in far more practical terms. It's using AI …

These AI bots created their own language to talk to each other

A next step in the development of artificial intelligence.<p>It is now table stakes for artificial intelligence algorithms to “learn” about the world around them. The next level: For AI bots to learn how to talk to each other — and develop their own shared language.<p>New research released last week by …

Artificial Intelligence

How to Shoot Golden Hour Portraits That Require Less Editing

Spring is here; it’s a time for golden hour portraits and photographers to get excited about chasing the light in the creation of the killer photo. …

14 Hard-Hitting Documentaries That Show We Have No Idea About What’s Going On In The World

It’s the easiest thing to turn a blind eye to the ugliness of the world. It’s easy to stay wrapped up in a bubble, unaware of the horrific atrocities …

5 Ways Business Leaders Unintentionally Kill Collaboration and Creativity

The good news is that most of the reasons business leaders kill collaboration are easily fixable.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In 1861, Abraham Lincoln formed his Cabinet with his defeated opponents in the election of 1860. His “Team of Rivals” saved the …

Leadership

Finally! A Monitor that Displays Colors Correctly!

My colleagues at Photofocus have heard me and seen me say some very choice words during a time, not so long ago, when I had a monitor that wouldn’t …

31 of the Most Famous Photographers of All Time

<b><br>Ansel Adams [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons</b>Famous photographers is a topic that a lot of us agree on, but ask a group of photographers what …

How Scientists Are Starting to Conquer Complexity

These new data sets will allow just about anyone to become a world class innovator<p>Today, even an ordinary teenager with a smartphone has almost godlike power over information. With a few swipes and clicks, anybody can access the world's information, use advanced tools to analyze its meaning and …

Innovation

Google's AI Can Now Identify What It's Seeing In Videos And It's Frighteningly Perceptive

Welcome to our new robots overlords.<p>It was vision, not limbs, that led fish on to land, according to a groundbreaking study of evolution published …

Artificial Intelligence

The side-by-side comparisons that show how a Hong Kong director influenced “Moonlight”

When director Barry Jenkins first got into film school, hewas gripped by a foreign film that was stylistically different to anything he had ever seen before. His favorite scene in particular was a love scene of a man playing with a toy plane on his girlfriend’s body, with American soul singer Dinah …

Hong Kong

8 Cheap Prisms for Creative Photography

This is a re-upload + 3 other prisms in a unique video so you can see the 8 cheap prisms you can find anywhere to make creative portraits and …

Photography