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Google AI built ‘AI child’ more advanced than anything humans have ever made

A Google supercomputer has created an “AI child” which can outperform its man-made rivals.<p>The incredible machine named NASNet becomes smarter through …

Artificial Intelligence

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 …

Artificial Intelligence

Elon Musk’s Billion-Dollar Crusade to Stop the A.I. Apocalypse

Elon Musk is famous for his futuristic gambles, but Silicon Valley’s latest rush to embrace artificial intelligence scares him. And he thinks you should be frightened too. Inside his efforts to influence the rapidly advancing field and its proponents, and to save humanity from machine-learning …

Peter Thiel

Microsoft to Acquire LinkedIn for $26.2 Billion

Deal is for $196 per LinkedIn share, a 50% premium to Friday’s close<p>Microsoft Corp. snapped up LinkedIn Corp. for $26.2 billion in the largest acquisition in its history, betting the professional social network can rev up the tech titan’s software offerings despite recent struggles by both …

Venture Capital

President Sisi Thinks He Owns Egypt

Egyptian President Sisi handed over two Red Sea islands, Sanafir and Tiran, to Saudi Arabia in return for a $16 billion Saudi Egyptian investment fund and the building of a bridge between Egypt and Saudi Arabia.<p>There have been ongoing arguments about whether or not the islands actually belong to …

Saudi Arabia

We will all have personal robot assistants within the next decade

You decide to confide in your robotic assistant, who asks you a series of questions about what's most important to you: Nearby schools, bars, or parks? A price range? A home for two or seven?<p>After some back-and-forth, it tells you your affordable dream home is two miles away from a reputable public …

Artificial Intelligence

A Google AI 'godfather' says machines could match human abilities in 'more than 5 years'

Hinton, known as the godfather of "deep learning," said the most powerful machines are still about a million times smaller than the human brain.<p>They only have the equivalent of around a billion synapses (the connections between the neurons in the brain), compared to 1,000 trillion in the human …

Artificial Intelligence
Middle East

How a billionaire who wrote Google’s original code created a robot revolution

Then, the lights went down and music rumbled on. With blue spotlights flashing, the robots began a coordinated dance to the '80s hit "Mr Roboto," swiveling their heads, waving flags clutched in their "hands," and moving with flaunts and flourishes that had the crowd hooting with glee.<p>This raucous …

Robotics

4 Lessons for Success From the Cofounder of Paypal

The best interview question — what important truth do very few people agree with you on?— is tough to answer. Just think about it for a second.<p>In his …

Peter Thiel

Pluto mission: NASA's New Horizons 'phones home' after blackout

<b>Laurel, Maryland (CNN) —</b> NASA has re-established contact with its New Horizons spacecraft after a planned communications blackout as the probe completes humankind's first flyby of Pluto.<p>Mission managers who were packed into the New Horizons "mission control" room anxiously waiting to hear from the …

Solar System

Here's Why 'The Internet Of Things' Will Be Huge, And Drive Tremendous Value For People And Businesses

Estimates for Internet of Things or IoT market value are massive, since by definition the IoT will be a diffuse layer of devices, sensors, and computing power that overlays entire consumer, business-to-business, and government industries. The IoT will account for an increasingly huge number of …

Internet of Things

Israeli military rejects blame for deaths at U.N. shelter

The Israeli military denied Sunday that it was responsible for anyone killed last week when a mortar hit the courtyard of a U.N. school that was shelter to many Gaza residents.<p>Officials from the United Nations and the Palestinian government said 16 people were killed and hundreds wounded on …

Samsung launches first Tizen phone

<b>Samsung Electronics has launched the world's first smartphone powered by the Tizen operating system.</b><p>The Samsung Z will go on sale in Russia in the July-to-September quarter.<p>Most Samsung phones currently use the Android platform, but the South Korean firm has been working with chipmaker Intel to …

Mobile

U.K. to Russia: Crimea Isn't Scotland

"Nothing in the way the #Crimea referendum has been conducted should convince anyone that it is a legitimate exercise," the British foreign ministry tweeted.<p>On Sunday, Crimeans voted in a hastily organized referendum to secede from Ukraine and join the Russian Federation, pending Moscow's approval. …

How Quickly Crimea Is Becoming Russia, in Photos

The latest de­vel­op­ments in the Ukraine crisis have come at light­ning speed.<p>Few­er than 48 hours passed between Crimea’s vote to se­cede from …

The View From Kiev: Coping With Ukraine's Unfinished Revolution

"There is no victory," a psychologist working with protesters says, "only a potential victory."<p>KIEV—In front of the scorched husk of the city's Trade Union building, three young men in grubby fatigues sit outside a tent pitched on Independence Square, their faces rattled and vacant. One stares up …

Ukraine crisis: Russian troops take Ukrainian border guards hostage

William Hague demands that Russia attends Ukraine peace talks, as Russian troops take their 11th border control post in Crimea<p><b>Russian</b> forces have taken control of a <b>Ukrainian</b> border guard post in western Crimea, trapping 30 personnel inside.<p>The latest move by the Russians to tighten their grip on …

Russia

حقوقى: نهر الكونغو هو البديل لخروج مصر من مأزق النهضة - أخبار مصر

05/29 22:29<p>اعرب محمد عبد النعيم، رئيس المنظمه المتحده الوطنيه لحقوق الإنسان، رفضه لدعوات التدخل العسكري في اثيوبيا، اعتراضًا علي بناء سد النهضه …

LTE Broadcast Technology Could Replace Streaming Video By Super Bowl 2014

Imagine being able to watch a live event like the Super Bowl or the Academy Awards on a smartphone without having to wait for the video to buffer …