Craig Watt

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Artificial Intelligence Will Soon Shop For You — But Is That A Good Thing?

In the not-so-distant future, writes Renée Richardson Gosline, armies of robots using retina recognition software will tailor their sales pitches to …

The Dawn of the Age of Artificial Intelligence

Reasons to cheer the rise of the machines<p>The advances we’ve seen in the past few years—cars that drive themselves, useful humanoid robots, speech recognition and synthesis systems, 3D printers, <i>Jeopardy!</i>-champion computers—are not the crowning achievements of the computer era. They’re the warm-up …

AI and the Economy | Erik Brynjolfsson

Erik Brynjolfsson explores how we can grow our prosperity through automation without leaving people lacking income and meaning at the January 2017 …

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Why AI will force businesses to rethink balance between the work of humans and machines

At the MIT CIO Symposium in Cambridge, MA, thought leaders in AI explained how we have entered 'the second wave of the second machine age' and what …

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How artificial intelligence is changing our lives

From smart phones that act as personal concierges to self-parking cars to medical robots, the artificial intelligence revolution is here. So where do …

The Business of Artificial Intelligence

For more than 250 years the fundamental drivers of economic growth have been technological innovations. The most important of these are what economists call general-purpose technologies — a category that includes the steam engine, electricity, and the internal combustion engine. Each one catalyzed …

CES 2018: What happens in Vegas, stays important for driverless tech

By now, there is no doubt that automated driving will become a reality. In fact, it is becoming increasingly tangible. Inside the halls of CES in Las …

Kolibree's Magik Toothbrush connects to iPhone, turns dental hygiene into an AR game

CES<p>Toothbrush producer Kolibree's latest launch, the Magik Toothbrush, aims to make dental hygiene fun for children, with the augmented …

The Morning After: CES 2018, Day 3

Hey, good morning! We've just crowned the best in show at CES 2018. Capping off our third day of coverage at the tech show, we also heard how Kodak is getting into bitcoin and, naturally, continue our reportage on the best new tech to be found in Las Vegas.<p>Winner!<br>Presenting the Best of CES 2018 …

These 100 Companies Are Leading the Way in A.I.

Whether you fear it or embrace it, the A.I. revolution is coming—and it promises to have an enormous impact on the world economy. PwC estimates that …

Cruise AV is GM's first car without a steering wheel

Cruise Automotive is taking the wraps off its first fully autonomous car, the Cruise AV, and it's a lot more than a Bolt EV without a brake pedal.<p>The autonomous revolution is nearly upon us, and today General Motors is entering the fray properly with this, the Cruise AV. The fruit of GM's $1 …

Siri and Alexa Can Now Draw You a Bath

Even within the comfortable cocoon of the home front, there’s no escaping the forward creep of technology. Not in the kitchen, where the fridge of …

Eight ways intelligent machines are already in your life

<b>Many people are unsure about exactly what machine learning is. But the reality is that it is already part of everyday life.</b><p>A form of artificial intelligence, it allows computers to learn from examples rather than having to follow step-by-step instructions.<p>The Royal Society believes it will have an …

Five years ago, AI was struggling to identify cats. Now it’s trying to tackle 5000 species

In 2012, Google made a breakthrough: It trained its AI to recognize cats in YouTube videos. Google’s neural network, software which uses statistics to approximate how the brain learns, taught itself to detect the shapes of cats and humans with more than 70% accuracy. It was a 70% improvement over …

Understanding Pixel Density & Retinal Resolution, and Why It's Important for AR/VR Headsets

While most of us are used to dealing with resolution figures that describe pixel count (ie: a 1920×1080 monitor), pixel density stated as pixels per …

Amazon Alexa's new home will reportedly be in customer service

Amazon Web Services (AWS) is working on a suite of tools for businesses that would allow them to build their own customer service programs using bots …

Socially Sensitive AI Software Coaches Call-Center Workers - MIT Technology Review

Next time you call customer support, the person on the other end of the line may be getting a little help from emotionally intelligent AI …

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Tendencies, Prospects and recent developments of Machine Learning

In a world where Google’s AlphaGo AI takes a human down in the most sophisticated open board game, Stephen Hawking warns that machines could end …

The German Artificial Intelligence Landscape

As a Venture Capital firm for Artificial Intelligence we follow the growing AI market closely. For the German AI Landscape Map, we created a list of …

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Pinterest uses AI and your camera to recommend pins

Last year, Pinterest introduced the possibility of shopping for things just by taking a photo of it. Today, the company is ready to announce that feature to the world. It's called Lens, and as you might expect, it uses your phone's camera. Tap the camera icon in the Pinterest app, snap a photo of …

Google's Deep Mind Explained! - Self Learning A.I.

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TechX365 - Challenge the Expected. Change the Future.

<b>Phil Oakley</b>, Site Editor, TechX365, 5/22/2018<p>Fifty-four percent of remote developer teams say they don't track time or hours, preferring to work on a …

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The Amazon Echo Was Just The Beginning Of Alexa's Voice-First Revolution

<i>Why does Amazon’s Alexa team need 1000 people? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights</i>.<p><b>Answer by Brian Roemmele, Alchemist & Metaphysician, on Quora:</b><p><i>“</i><b>We’ve been working behind the scenes for the last four</b> …

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Interior Design Idea - What To Include When Creating The Ultimate Entryway

Entryways are an often neglected area of a home, but they’re one of the most important. They’re the first thing guests see when they enter your home …

Book by Cadillac: The New Luxury Car Service Is Like Netflix for Escalades

Cadillac’s new subscription service is seriously making us rethink owning a car.<p>The new service Book by Cadillac threatens to upend traditional car ownership and put a fleet of luxury SUVs, sedans, and coupes into the ready hands of Millennials and other skeptics who’ve resisted the costs and …