Walmart will soon deploy 360 robot janitors across a few hundred of its stores. Using maps plotted by human employees, the AI-powered cleaners will placidly traverse the aisles, sweeping and buffing as
Alexa will understand you meant to say, ‘Play Nice for What’ instead of ‘Good for What’ In a developer blog post published today, Alexa AI director of applied science Ruhi Sarikaya detailed the advances
In 1950, five years before computer scientist John McCarthy would coin the term “artificial intelligence,” mathematician Alan Turing famously posited: Can machines think? To answer, Turing devised a simple
It’s now common in tech to describe data as “the new oil or electricity” — a fuel that will power innovation and company growth for the foreseeable future. However, data is far from a novel industry. fact,
Short answer: maybe within our lifetimes, but don’t hold out At the heart of the discipline of artificial intelligence is the idea that one day we’ll be able to build a machine that’s as smart as a human.
Amazon’s cloud computing business, Amazon Web Services (AWS), has launched RoboMaker, a service designed to help developers build, test, and deploy robotics applications through the cloud. With the rise
Artificial intelligence’s takeover is not an impending possibility — it’s here. We use GPS without a thought, accept guidance from customer service bots, and our interests quickly turn into smartphone
With college students just recently heading back to campus, for many of them it’s time to give a long hard look at the career path they choose to pursue — and for many of them, that career is data science.
The impressive and rapid development of machine learning (ML) algorithms, especially those that are based on deep neural networks, has made artificial intelligence (AI) a mandatory technology in the 21st
Amazon is using AI to develop new speaking styles for Alexa, including a newscaster voice for reading articles Amazon’s Alexa continues to learn new party tricks, with the latest being a “newscaster style”
An impressive feature of Artificial Intelligence (A.I.) is the technology’s ability to provide computational power to create cognition in machines. Yet A.I. critics today have become concerned that many
A while ago, while browsing through the latest AI news, I stumbled upon a company that claimed to use “machine learning and advanced artificial intelligence” to collect and analyze hundreds of data touch
Machine learning is everywhere now, including recruiting. Take CV Compiler, a new product by Andrew Stetsenko and Alexandra Dosii. This web app uses machine learning to analyze and repair your technical
quoting Barry R. Weingast via The Washington Post Many people — including roboticists, psychologists and philosophers — are trying to understand how the world will work when it is hard to distinguish intelligence