Taysha Davis

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9 crazy things that could happen after the singularity, when robots become smarter than humans

Futurists say that our destiny will be shaped by the Singularity, the moment when artificial intelligence surpasses human intelligence.<p>Scholars don't agree on the details, but they say it will happen between 30 and 1000 years from today, with most predicting it will emerge in the next century.<p>It …

Singularity

Can a Computer Detect Schizophrenia Better Than a Therapist?

Mental-health professionals have long known that disorganized thought patterns present themselves in spoken language. Disjointed speech, where one …

Schizophrenia

How to double your reading speed (without losing comprehension)

Billionaire Bill Gates wishes that if he had one superpower, it would be the ability to read faster.<p>Warren Buffet has claimed that he has “wasted ten years reading slowly.”<p>Do you want to be a cryptocurrency millionaire?Don't get your hopes up.VISIT HARD FORK<p>Information is the most valuable …

Bill Gates

These Artworks Were Made by Algorithms

An exhibition coinciding with an AI conference shows the creative side of artificial intelligence.<p>Think artificial intelligence and you probably envisage clear-cut tests of mental acumen: solving equations, processing scientific data, winning at Chess. But intelligence—in the very human way we …

How Changing Your Reading Habits Can Transform Your Health

Reading doesn’t just improve your knowledge, it can help fight depression, make you more confident, empathetic, and a better decision maker.<p>My favorite book is <i>War and Peace.</i><p>And I know what you’re thinking: “Oh, another writer wanting people to think he’s all intellectual and highbrow.”<p>But it really …

'My robot bought illegal drugs'

As algorithms and robots start moving around in our world, who is responsible for their actions? Rose Eveleth reports<p>In October of last year, an algorithm started to go shopping. It got $100 in bitcoins every Wednesday, and set about perusing the wares on the Agora Market, eventually selecting one …

A Robot Passes A Self-Awareness Test For First Time

8 Tips to Stop Procrastinating.

How many times each day do you try to work yourself up to tackle some undesirable task? If you’re like me—several. Nothing is more exhausting than …

First computers recognized our faces, now they know what we’re doing

We haven't designed fully sentient artificial intelligence just yet, but we're steadily teaching computers how to see, read, and understand our world. Last month, Google engineers showed off their "Deep Dream," software capable of taking an image and ascertaining what was in it by turning it into a …

Artificial Intelligence

Sarcasm Poses Problem for Computer Algorithms in US Election

When the US Supreme Court upheld same-sex weddings in the same week that South Carolina debated keeping a controversial Civil War battle flag, …