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Microsoft just bought an AI startup that can outperform Facebook and Google

Maluuba brings a deep learning pioneer into the fold at Microsoft<p>Microsoft announced this morning that it has acquired Maluuba, a Toronto startup focused on using deep learning for natural language processing. Deep learning is an approach to artificial intelligence currently in vogue that has …

Artificial intelligence isn't the scary future. It's the amazing present.

The year 2017 arrives and we humans are still in charge. Whew! The machines haven't taken over yet, but they are gaining on us.<p>Google's DeepMind AlphaGo computer program recently beat the world champ at Go, a complex board game, while Japanese researchers plan to build the world's fastest …

Artificial Intelligence

Crime Prediction software joins Dubai Police Force

<i>Minority Report</i> is often a go-to sci-fi comparison for new technology, but retina scanners and motion controls are just side dishes to the film's …

Machine Learning

Nearest Potentially Habitable Alien Planet Has Three Suns

Move over Tatooine — having two suns is old news. New research shows that the closest exoplanet to Earth — Proxima b — may have just one-upped the …

Proxima Centauri

In a step towards understanding the origins of human speech, researchers have worked out a way to understand the meaning of bat calls<p>It turns out you don’t need to be Dr Doolittle to eavesdrop on arguments in the animal kingdom.<p>Researchers studying Egyptian fruit bats say they have found a way to …

Machine Learning

Meta’s New AR Glasses Let You Touch The Virtual World

The $949 headset, which is shipping now, lets you interact with digital objects without the need for physical controllers.<p>It takes automakers many years to go from design concept to showroom-ready cars, and by the time designers see their new vehicles in the flesh, it’s often too late to make any …

The Largest Digital Survey Of The Visible Universe Is Now Publicly Available

Over the past four years, astronomers associated with the Panoramic Survey Telescope and Rapid Response System (Pan-STARRS) project at the University …

Google, Microsoft, Dow Chemical and other big companies are buying five times more wind than solar electricity in the race to hit ambitious emissions targets<p>Businesses are buying more wind and solar electricity than ever before to help lower their carbon footprint in offices, stores and factories. …

Renewable Energy