Myles Saulibio

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These AI-powered insoles turn your shoes into a gross, sweaty running coach

Running is one of the world’s most popular physical activities, but, unlike other sports, the average participant is rarely coached. If you play football, squash, hockey, or train a martial art, the chances are you’ve had or have lessons. But running? I know folks who have completed multiple …

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Google AI can predict when you'll die with 95 percent accuracy, researchers say

Google has developed an artificial intelligence algorithm that could predict when you’ll die with up to 95 percent accuracy, according to the tech giant’s researchers.<p>The research, which tackles a range of clinical issues among hospital patients, was recently published in the journal Nature. Google …

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AI could bring “nightmare scenarios,” warns Amnesty International

If companies working on artificial intelligence don’t take steps to safeguard human rights, “nightmare scenarios” could unfold, warns Rasha Abdul Rahim, an arms control and artificial intelligence researcher at Amnesty International in a blog post. <b>Those scenarios could involve armed, autonomous</b> …

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ZipRecruiter announces AI tool that matches businesses with ideal job candidates

ZipRecruiter, one of the largest online employment marketplace in the U.S., is using artificial intelligence to streamline the candidate selection process.<p>A new feature launching in the next two weeks called Candidate Calibration has employers rate potential matches for a job. For every applicant …

Inside Amazon’s $3.5 million competition to make Alexa chat like a human

Onstage at the launch of Amazon’s Alexa Prize, a multimillion-dollar competition to build AI that can chat like a human, the winners of last year’s challenge delivered a friendly warning to 2018’s hopefuls: your bot <i>w</i><i>ill</i> mess up, it <i>will</i> say something offensive, and it <i>will</i> be taken offline. Elizabeth …

Machine Learning

Building an A.I. program is easy. The hard part comes after

Creating some artificial intelligence programs is easy, but turning them into successful businesses is a challenge, experts said this week in …

How AI could be using our voices against us

Voice control gadgets – such as Amazon’s Alexa, Google’s Home or Apple’s Homepod – are becoming increasingly popular, but people should pause for thought about advances in machine learning that could lead to applications understanding different emotions in speech.<p>The CEO of Google, Sundar Pichai, …

Weed-killing robots are threatening giant chemical companies’ business models

AI-powered weed hunters could soon reduce the need for herbicides and genetically modified crops.<p><b>How it’s done now:</b> Current farming methods involve …

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AI Chatbots Try to Schedule Meetings—Without Enraging Us

I was in the middle of my usual morning routine—40 reps of How Will I Pay These Damn Bills and 30 minutes on the treadmill of Where Did I Go …

The AI Doctor Will See You Now

Artificial intelligence comes to the doctor’s office, helping identify disease, monitor heart activity, stave off seizures<p>Kimberly Bari had her first seizure in 2010 at age 26 and since then has had hundreds. Some rendered her unconscious, others left her confused and terrified. By 2016, her …

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5 Ways Artificial Intelligence Is Already Influencing Your Daily Life and You Don't Even Know It

The future is already here.<p>4 min read<p>For many of us, the very mention of artificial intelligence (AI) conjures up futuristic notions of Skynet and the malevolent robots that rose up to destroy humankind in the <i>Terminator</i> film series.<p>In reality, however, artificial intelligence is already here and …

Boycott Threat Terminated 'Killer Robot' Project

Notable tech leaders and scientists have signed open letter petitions calling for a ban on lethal autonomous weapons powered by artificial …

How Facebook uses artificial intelligence to take down abusive posts

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg sent a chorus of chuckles through the Twittersphere last week when he said an unexpected word during a company earnings call: nipple.<p>"It's much easier to build an AI system that can detect a nipple than it is to determine what is linguistically hate speech," he said, …

Artificial intelligence is helping to transform the way elderly people are cared for

Thanks to improvements and advances in health care, many people around the world are living longer. While this is undoubtedly good thing, it …

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This Is How to Get Started With AI When the Only Thing You Know Is the Acronym

AI integration can't happen overnight, and it won't happen at all unless you initiate the process.<p>7 min read<p>Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve heard the buzz around artificial intelligence. So it might surprise you to learn that, according to a 2017 survey published by McKinsey Global …

How to use Bayou – Bayou: Program synthesis powered by Bayesian machine learning

Bayou is a system for automatic generation of API idioms in Java, powered by method called Neural Sketch Learning. Here we walk through the main …

New A.I. application can write its own code

Computer scientists have created a deep-learning, software-coding application that can help human programmers navigate the growing multitude of …

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An AI can now write its own code

Computer scientists have created an AI called Bayou that is able to write its own software code, reports <i>Futurity</i>. Though there have been attempts in the past at creating software that can write its own code, programmers generally needed to write as much or more code to tell the program what kind of …

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Here’s how the US needs to prepare for the age of artificial intelligence - MIT Technology Review

Politicians worldwide are stealing one of the US government’s best ideas by drawing up ambitious plans to make the most of advances in artificial …

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AI is discovering new alloys faster than humans ever could

A team of scientists at Northwestern University has used machine learning to discover a new version of an alloy called metallic glass, reports <i>Northwestern Now</i>. Metallic glass is lighter and stronger than steel and is more resistant to wear and corrosion, which is why it’s often used as a protective …

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A startup that uses artificial intelligence to discover new drugs just landed a $2 billion valuation

BenevolentAI, a UK-based startup that uses artificial intelligence to discover new treatments just raised $115 million.<p>The funding, which came from existing investors including Woodford Investment Management, values the six-year-old company at $2 billion, a unicorn status held by only a few biotech …

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AI software that helps doctors diagnose like specialists is approved by FDA

“It makes the clinical decision on its own”<p>For the first time, the US Food and Drug Administration has approved an artificial intelligence diagnostic device that doesn’t need a specialized doctor to interpret the results. The software program, called IDx-DR, can detect a form of eye disease by …

After the Facebook scandal: The grand plan to hold AI to account

IT SHOULD not have taken Cambridge Analytica to remind us that algorithms can have an insidious influence. Arguments rumble on about what privacy …

The Ick Factor of Computers That Converse Like People

Can A.I. risk sounding too human?<p>My best friend’s boyfriend once remarked that he had never heard two people converse the way she and I do. When Zoe …

Elon Musk warns that creation of 'god-like' AI could doom mankind to an eternity of robot dictatorship

Artificial intelligence could spur the creation of a robot dictator that could rule mankind forever, the billionaire Elon Musk says in a new documentary.<p>"If one company or small group of people manages to develop god-like superintelligence, they could take over the world," Musk said in the film.<p>He …

Crime-predicting A.I. isn’t science fiction. It’s about to roll out in India

Artificial intelligence programs promise to do everything, from predicting the weather to piloting autonomous cars. Now AI is being applied to video …

Machine learning: A cheat sheet

From Apple to Google to Toyota, companies across the world are pouring resources into developing AI systems with machine learning. This comprehensive …

How we are training Alexa to think for herself

Before my eyes were even open, I spoke to my smart assistant this morning: "Alexa," I asked hopefully, "what time is it?"<p>She kindly replied, "The …

A new AI "journalist" is rewriting the news to remove bias

by Kristin Houser April 6, 2018 Artificial Intelligence 22861<p>Want your news delivered with the icy indifference of a literal robot? You might want to …

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A Startup Media Site Says AI Can Take Bias Out of News

Knowhere is using AI to aggregate news and rewrite it 'impartially.'<p>The artificial intelligence boom has expanded into creative fields once deemed uniquely human, like music, poetry, and even narrative podcasts. AI has also started writing rudimentary news articles and assisting reporters, but a …

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