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How to explain AI to your family over the Christmas turkey

Depending on who you ask, artificial intelligence is either going to save humanity or kill us all. At the same time, AI seems to be in everything …

Artificial Intelligence

Types of Machine Learning Algorithms You Should Know

As a request from my friend Richaldo, in this post I’m going to explain the types of machine learning algorithms and when you should use each of …

The Great AI Paradox - MIT Technology Review

You’ve probably heard versions of each of the following ideas.<p>1. With computers becoming remarkably adept at driving, understanding speech, and other …

Artificial Intelligence

Artificial Intelligence Is Killing the Uncanny Valley and Our Grasp on Reality

<b>There’s a revolution afoot,</b> and you will know it by the stripes.<p>Earlier this year, a group of Berkeley researchers released a pair of videos. In one, …

The data scientist in the age of AI and IoT

Dr Thomas H. Davenport talks about shifts in the ‘sexiest’ and ‘most in demand’ job of the century, and why continuous learning is more important …

Big Data

Inside the world’s biggest and most important AI conference

Look into the sea of computer scientists shaping the future of artificial intelligence and the first thing you’ll notice is all the backpacks. Expensive and branded, the backpacks mark the mostly male 20-and-30-somethings as members of the tribes of Google, Nvidia, Facebook, and Microsoft.<p>These …

Artificial Intelligence

Nasa to hold major announcement after artificial intelligence makes breakthrough in hunt for other worlds

Nasa is holding a major press conference after its planet-hunting telescope made a new breakthrough.<p>The Kepler space telescope is operated by Nasa to …

Robots Will Transform Fast Food

That might not be a bad thing.<p>Visitors to Henn-na, a restaurant outside Nagasaki, Japan, are greeted by a peculiar sight: their food being prepared by a row of humanoid robots that bear a passing resemblance to the Terminator. The “head chef,” incongruously named Andrew, specializes in <i>okonomiyaki</i>, …

Apple’s AI director offers more information about company’s work on self-driving systems

Apple’s machine learning efforts have been highlighted in the past, but the company’s artificial intelligence director dove deeper during a speech this week. As outlined by Wired, Ruslan Salakhutdinov took the stage to offer a closer look at how Apple is using machine learning…<p>Salakhutdinov’s …

Machine Learning

Microsoft has set up an internal AI University to try and get around the skills shortage

Microsoft has set up an internal "AI University" in a bid to help it overcome the skills shortage in the booming field of artificial intelligence (AI).<p>Chris Bishop, the director of a Microsoft Research lab in Cambridge, UK, told Business Insider that the Microsoft AI University is one of several …

Artificial Intelligence

The Most Secure Account of All—If You Can Stand It

There was a time when high-status people signaled their worth with an ostentatious key fob for an expensive car. Today the keyring of an important …

AI is now so complex its creators can’t trust why it makes decisions

Artificial intelligence is seeping into every nook and cranny of modern life. AI might tag your friends in photos on Facebook or choose what you see on Instagram, but materials scientists and NASA researchers are also beginning to use the technology for scientific discovery and space …

Artificial Intelligence

The One Skill Employees Need to Survive the AI Revolution

As the artificial intelligence revolution roars on, many workers wonder whether they will lose their job to a machine. The McKinsey Global Institute …

Google's AI made its own AI, and it's better than anything ever created by humans

The Google's Brain team of researchers has been hard at work studying artificial intelligence systems. Back in May they developed AutoML, an AI …

Google’s AI builds its own AI child and it’s better than anything humans have made

Is this the beginning of the end for humanity?<p>Google’s AI-building AI actually went ahead and built a fully-functional AI child that, as it turns …

Artificial Intelligence

Ambient AI Is About to Devour the Software Industry

Amazon has casually unveiled what could turn into a fundamentally different way to build software.<p>At its AWS conference in Las Vegas on Thursday, the …

Machine Learning

WACAO is an assistant that can summarize and translate your WhatsApp chats

If you’re a heavy WhatsApp user, you know how hard it is to keep up with incoming messages – especially if you step away from your phone and group conversations for a few hours. A new assistant called WACAO (aka, Whatsapp Chat Assistant) aims to help by summarizing what you missed while you were …

Apps

Amazon's New Artificial Intelligence Features Are a Challenge to Silicon Valley

Amazon.com (amzn) this week announced a flurry of new machine learning features for its Amazon Web Services cloud computing business, raising its …

What IBM looks for in a data scientist

Job seekers sometimes ask how IBM defines “data scientist.” It’s an important question since more and more would-be data scientists are fighting for attention in an increasingly lucrative labor market.<p>The first step is to distinguish between what we see as true data scientists and other …

Data Science

What Are The Industries Of The Future And How Can We Prepare? | Inc.com

Most people have heard the statistic that 65% of jobs that today's students will hold haven't even been created yet. Those numbers have been around for years, but the predictions are already beginning to come true. With technology's rapid growth, new jobs and industries are being created all the …

Intellectual Property

Infrastructure 3.0: Building blocks for the AI revolution

By any measure, we’ve entered the age of machine learning and artificial intelligence. The confluence of massive data, cheap storage, elastic compute, and algorithmic advances, particularly in deep learning, has given rise to applications that previously were confined to the pages of science …

Artificial Intelligence

Amazon.com Recommendations: Item-to-Item Collaborative Filtering

Cited By<p>Sort by:<p>Showing 1-10 of 1,802 extracted citations<p>Highly Influenced<p>5 Excerpts<p>Maria da Loura Casimiro, João Nuno Silva, Doutor Paolo Romano, …

​Samsung buys Korean AI startup Fluenty

Samsung Electronics has acquired South Korean AI startup Fluenty in a likely effort to boost its Bixby virtual assistant.<p>Samsung Electronics has …

AI could help solve the world’s health care problems at scale

In a world with limited doctors, emerging diseases and superbugs, and sharply rising costs, how can we successfully tackle health care problems at scale? This is just one of the critical challenges India’s explosive startup community hopes to solve by implementing AI to serve the needs of the …

Digital Health

Nvidia and Nuance team up on AI for radiology

Nvidia and Nuance announced a partnership today that’s aimed at helping health care institutions tap into artificial intelligence. The Nuance AI Marketplace for Diagnostic Imaging is, as the name suggests, designed as a hub where medical professionals can pick up new tools for analyzing the results …

Artificial Intelligence

8 Ways AI Will Transform Our Cities by 2030

How will AI shape the average North American city by 2030? A panel of experts assembled as part of a century-long study into the impact of AI thinks …

Artificial Intelligence

AI is the next phase of human evolution

The upcoming paradigm shift is not just a technological revolution. It’s an evolutional revolution. It’s the biggest shift in human evolution since the dawn of time that will change who we are as a species for good.<p>AI will not replace humans, nor will it compete with us. Instead, we will utilize …

Singularity

How Google is powering the world's AI

After helping to define the modern internet era with Search and Android, Google is already at the forefront of the next wave in computing research and development: AI. Many consider artificial intelligence and neural network computers to be the next step in computing, enabling new use cases and …

Machine Learning