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Facebook AI researchers are teaching bots to have human-like expressions

Facebook doesn't just want its AI-trained bots to know how humans speak—it wants them to understand our faces, too.<p>In a newly published paper, the …

Using AI to identify protestors hiding behind hats or scarves is entirely possible

Artificial intelligence is giving rise to unprecedented capabilities for surveillance, from facial recognition at bridge crossings to the ability to identify thousands of people at once. Now, new research suggests that AI could potentially be used to identify people who have taken steps to conceal …

Stop pretending you really know what AI is and read this instead

You’ve probably heard the news: AI is going to take your job. Wait, no: It’s going to create a new job for you. AI is going to kill us all! Wait, no it’s not. AI is already totally smarter than us at, like, all the smart things. But that probably doesn’t matter? Neural networks. Machine learning. …

Artificial Intelligence

How a digital media crash course is giving Indigenous women a 'positive' voice

When Heather Bressette-Hammond first visited Nokee Kwe, an employment training centre in London, Ont., she just wanted to take a basic literacy …

Indigenous Peoples

Artificial Intelligence for social inclusion

The invention of the printing press was not exempt of critics from those who supposed that the richness of the oral tradition was going to vanish, …

Machines Taught by Photos Learn a Sexist View of Women

Last fall, University of Virginia computer science professor Vicente Ordóñez noticed a pattern in some of the guesses made by image-recognition …

22 Free and Open Source Data Visualization Tools to Grow Your Business

<i>Update 6/6/17: This post has been updated to include additional options, and reflect the newest information available.</i><p>What’s the power of data …

How can kids figure out what’s credible news and what’s fake news?

The line is getting blurred and it’s important to distinguish the difference<p>Fake news has gotten a lot of attention. Even the term has earned several definitions. The quantity and types of news sources in the digital age have made it more challenging to determine what's real and what's fake. …

Journalism

Your Brain Doesn't Contain Memories. It Is Memories

Recall your favorite memory: the big game you won; the moment you first saw your child's face; the day you realized you had fallen in love. It's not …

The Brain

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Artificial Intelligence

Artificial Intelligence Will Create a Paradigm Shift Within the Next Decade

<i>This article originally appeared on Quora: What emerging technologies are likely to be mainstream within the next ten years?</i><p>It’s no surprise that I …

Artificial Intelligence

Why Artificial Intelligence is Different from Previous Technology Waves

<i>If you like this article, check out another by Robbie:</i> <i><br>What Will Stop AI’s Momentum?</i><p>I’ve been around computing since my older brother got a Commodore …

Artificial Intelligence

How AI is taking over the global economy in one chart

For decades, corporate America has spurned big-lab research-and-development spending, the type that delivered the dizzying and broad tech and …

Artificial Intelligence

How AI Will Affect Your Life — From Nanny Technology To Transcendence

If Apple’s latest Worldwide Developers’ Conference reminds me of one thing, then to watch the movie <b>Her</b> again … and probably another time. Some movies …

Artificial Intelligence

THE AI WILL SEE YOU NOW

They’re heeeere! Autonomous agents have finally hit a tipping point.<p>(<i>Note: I recently started doing a weekly Tech email for Flipboard, which comes</i> …

A discussion about AI’s conflicts and challenges

Thirty five years ago having a PhD in computer vision was considered the height of unfashion, as artificial intelligence languished at the bottom of the trough of disillusionment.<p>Back then it could take a day for a computer vision algorithm to process a single image. How times change.<p>“The …

Artificial Intelligence

Language alters our experience of time

It turns out, Hollywood got it half right. In the film Arrival, Amy Adams plays linguist Louise Banks who is trying to decipher an alien language. …

Please and Thank You: How DARPA Is Teaching Robots Manners

Humans know to silence a ringing phone when they're in a quiet library, and to say "thank you" after someone lends a helping hand. Now, robots will …

Machine Learning

A Facebook AI Unexpectedly Created Its Own Unique Language

The Future of Language<p>A recent Facebook report on the way chatbots converse with each other has given the world a glimpse into the future of language.<p>…

AI Weekly: Voice is the killer interface

This week’s news reminds me how much fun it is to be surprised by technology. Bonjour, Snips! Yesterday, the Paris-based AI startup raised $13 million, on top of an earlier $8 million investment, for technology that let developers put a voice assistant on nearly any device.<p>Add this to recent …

Telling Stories Through Data Visualization

Researchers believe storytelling developed and became part of our culture before language was fully established.<p>Storytelling continues to be deeply …

Facebook’s AI training models can now process 40,000 images a second

Artificial intelligence researchers at Facebook have figured out how to train their AI models for image recognition at eye-popping speeds.<p>The company …

Artificial Intelligence

How AI Can Keep Accelerating After Moore’s Law - MIT Technology Review

Google CEO Sundar Pichai was obviously excited when he spoke to developers about a blockbuster result from his machine-learning lab earlier this …

Machine Learning

Google’s 3 Secrets To Designing Perfect Conversations

First of all, try to be human.<p>We’ve all been frustrated when talking to a computer. Maybe it can’t understand what you’re saying. Maybe it hears you, but doesn’t understand what you mean. Or maybe it’s just a tedious chat with a cloying personality with whom you’d never choose to associate in real …

Artificial Intelligence

The AI Revolution: The Road to Superintelligence

Nothing will make you appreciate human intelligence like learning about how unbelievably challenging it is to try to create a computer as smart as we …

Singularity

Experts Predict When A.I. Will Beat Humans In Everything

We had a good run.<p>After three years, A.I. will likely beat humans at Angry Birds, according to a major new survey of A.I. experts.<p>After four years, …

Artificial Intelligence

Robot Overlords: AI At Facebook, Amazon, Disney And Digital Transformation At GE, DBS, BNY Mellon

Searching recently for evidence of artificial intelligence taking over our jobs, lives, and everything else, Tom Davenport came up empty. “Nary a robot overlord to be found,” he declared at the 14th MIT Sloan CIO Symposium. A day later, at the 3rd RE•WORK Deep Learning Summit, I found many humans …

Artificial Intelligence

We Still Know Very Little About How AI Thinks

AI as We Understand It<p>Most of the AI we know today operates on a principle of deep learning: a machine is given a set of data and a desired output, …

Machine Learning

1.7 Million Documents Become an Explorable 'Library of Babel'

Using AI and machine learning, artist Refik Anadol has turned 1.7 million digital documents from a Turkish museum into a massive nod to Jorge Luis Borges.<p>The SALT Istanbul institution in Turkey is home to a library of over 40,000 publications including the Ottoman Bank Archives that cover Turkish …

Machine Learning

How artificial intelligence and deep learning secretly control what you see on Facebook

Facebook's News Feed commands the attention of more than a billion people. It controls what news we read, whose updates we get and what events we …

Artificial Intelligence