Tuomas Mäkinen

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How the Enlightenment Ends

Philosophically, intellectually—in every way—human society is unprepared for the rise of artificial intelligence.<p>Three years ago, at a conference on transatlantic issues, the subject of artificial intelligence appeared on the agenda. I was on the verge of skipping that session—it lay outside my …

Artificial Intelligence

Terrifying AI learns to mimic your voice in under 60 seconds

When it comes to personal privacy and overall security, we often think of passwords, fingerprints, and even our own faces as being the keys that …

AI can predict heart attacks more accurately than doctors

An estimated 20 million people die each year due to cardiovascular disease. Luckily, a team of researchers from the University of Nottingham in the UK have developed a machine-learning algorithm that can predict your likelihood of having a heart attack or stroke as well as any doctor.<p>The American …

Science proves that training AI to be ‘human’ makes it sexist and racist, too

As we get closer and closer to create artificial intelligence that can think and reason in ways that mimic a human brain it’s becoming increasingly …

The biggest threat to artificial intelligence: Human stupidity

Thoughtless use of artificial intelligence could be much more dangerous than the super-intelligent digital villains of science-fiction.<p>There's a huge …

Algorithm Top 10 Articles

<i>In this observation, we ranked nearly 1,000 articles posted in October-November 2016 about Algorithm and M</i>athematics for Programmers<i>. (1% chance)</i><p>“An …

Machine Learning

How Machine Learning Will Help Attackers

<b>Machine Learning Will Improve The Probability of a Successful Attack</b><p>Inside McAfee Labs' predictions (PDF) for 2017 is this: criminals will use …

Why Machine Learning Is the Future

Chip and system makers take modern machine-learning concepts and apply them to supercomputers.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn …

Google is using its deep learning tech to diagnose disease

And it performs (slightly) better than human doctors do<p>If you give a computer enough photos and the right algorithm, it can learn to see. And if the photos show damaged eyes, the computer can learn to diagnose eye disease even better than humans can.<p>People with diabetes frequently suffer from a …

Machine Learning

Google's Hand-Fed AI Now Gives Answers, Not Just Search Results

Ask the Google search app "What is the fastest bird on Earth?," and it will tell you.<p>"Peregrine falcon," the phone says. "According to YouTube, the …

Birst-ing into mainstream: Machine Learning meets Semantics in a networked world

Birst is one of the poster children of self-service analytics. Convergence and democratization are the key themes underlying Birst's new release out …

UPDATED: Machine learning can fix Twitter, Facebook, and maybe even America

Chris Nicholson Contributor<p>Chris Nicholson co-founded Skymind and Deeplearning4j, the most popular deep-learning framework for Java.<p><b>UPDATE:</b> <i>A previous version of this post went up under the editor’s byline. The author of the piece is Chris Nicholson.</i><p>Quitting Twitter is easy — I’ve done it a hundred …

Ten Ways Big Data Is Revolutionizing Manufacturing

McKinsey & Company recently published How Big Data Can Improve Manufacturing which provides insightful analysis of how big data and advanced …

How to Tell If Machine Learning Can Solve Your Business Problem

“AI,” “big data,” and “machine learning” are all trending buzzwords, and you might be curious about how they apply to your domain. You might even have startups beating down your door, pitching you their new “AI-powered” product. So how can you know which problems in your business are amenable to …

Beat the Marketing Competition With Data Analysis

Entrepreneurs mistakenly think, "The more data, the more insight." But diving into a sea of unexamined data can actually harm more than benefit an organization.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Many experts think that massive collection and analysis of data is the way to …

AI will soon 'evolve' like humans – and civilisation as we know it will change forever

When I was a teenager in the 70s, my goal was to build a self-improving AI smarter than myself, then retire. So I studied maths and computer …

Deep Learning

What Neural Networks, Artificial Intelligence, and Machine Learning Actually Do

When an app claims to be powered by “artificial intelligence” it feels like you’re in the future. What does that really mean, though? We’re taking a …

Cognitive Business: Inside the Microsoft Cortana Intelligence Suite

In this <i>Cognitive Business</i> interview we talk to Lance Olson, Director for Cortana Intelligence at Microsoft, where he works with organizations around the world in the pursuit of insight through the use of big data and advanced analytics.<p><i>Lance Olson, Director for Cortana Intelligence at Microsoft /</i> …

AI Learns Things That Humans Didn't Teach It

A heuristic approach<p>Machine learning technology in neural networks has been pushing artificial intelligence (AI) development to new heights. Most AI …

Artificial Intelligence Has a Lot to Learn From Babies

<i>This article originally appeared on the</i> International Business Times.<p>Machines are capable of understanding speech, recognizing faces and driving cars …

13 Forecasts on Artificial Intelligence

Once upon a time, Artificial Intelligence (AI) was the future. But today, human wants to see even beyond this future. This article try to explain how …

Artificial Intelligence

Why nature is our best guide for understanding artificial intelligence

David Cheng Contributor<p>David Cheng is an investment manager at DCM Ventures where he focuses on opportunities in the consumer internet, mobile applications and SaaS space.<p>In living organisms, evolution is a multi-generational process where mutations in genes are dropped and added. Well-adapted …

From Sorting Cucumbers to Curing Cancer: Machine Learning Algorithms Will Do Everything

We already know that algorithms are ruling the world. Consider it kind of God or Ghost from the machine powering them all, for good or evil — you …

Deep Learning 'ahem' detector

The ahem detector is a deep convolutional neural network that is trained on transformed audio signals to recognize "ahem" sounds. The network has …

Making a Difference with Advanced Analytics and Business Intelligence

In today’s competitive corporate environment, it is increasingly critical to collect and dissect countless pieces of information, identifying …

Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence in the Enterprise

Answers to some key questions about the use of machine learning and artificial intelligence in enterprises.<p><b>Predictive analytics / machine learning /</b> …