Denis Rysev

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India's Prime Minister Plans for Cashless Society

Narendra Modi, Prime Minister of India, has an economic firestorm on his hands following his decision to ban the 500 and 1,000 rupee notes. In his …

India

Americans keep looking away from the election’s most alarming story

<i>This op-ed piece is a special To The Washington Post from Eric Chenoweth, the co-director of the Institute for Democracy in Eastern Europe.</i><p>In assessing Donald Trump's presidential victory, Americans continue to look away from this election's most alarming story: the successful effort by a hostile …

Donald Trump

Computers could soon be our best developers

It’s fun to imagine the AI future of home service robots, Amazon Dots in every room, delivery drones and more accurate home medical diagnoses. But while it’s natural that flashy consumer applications are capturing the public’s imaginations, AI’s capacity to transform another area doesn’t get as …

New neural-network algorithm learns directly from human instructions instead of examples

Conventional neural-network image-recognition algorithm trained to recognize human hair (left), compared to the more precise heuristically trained …

Zoopla CEO Alex Chesterman invested in an AI-powered vitamin startup

It's a curious concept: You enter your health information into an app, noting any illnesses you have, and then it uses that data to suggest some vitamins you should be taking.<p>VITL says it's working on including data from wearable devices as well as DNA information to make its service more …

Think your job is safe from the robo-uprising? Think again

When I were a lad, watching the news on the telly, waiting to be allowed to use the set to plug in my ZX Spectrum, I'd be told to concentrate on the …

Machine Learning

Genevieve Bell: ‘Humanity’s greatest fear is about being irrelevant’

The anthropologist explains why being scared about AI has more to do with our fear of each other than killer robots<p>Genevieve Bell is an Australian anthropologist who has been working at tech company Intel for 18 years, where she is currently head of sensing and insights. She has given numerous TED …

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Google Artificial Intelligence Whiz Describes Our Sci-Fi Future

The next time you enter a query into Google’s search engine or consult the company’s map service for directions to a movie theater, remember that a …

Now, Anyone Who Wants Can Access The World’s Most Advanced Technology

Tech giants like Microsoft, Amazon, IBM and Google are making some of their most advanced resources available to anyone who wants to use them. …

Google WiFi mesh networking crushes the competition in new test - ExtremeTech

By on November 23, 2016 at 9:10 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>While Apple is getting out of …

Astronomers Have Discovered One of The Most Massive Objects in The Universe

It was hiding behind the Milky Way.<p>Through the thick fog of our own galaxy, astronomers have spotted an ultimate prize: one of the largest-known …

Universe

AI And Robots Won’t Take Your Job For Decades—Probably

A global study by McKinsey finds that a high percentage of jobs will become automated, including high-paying ones.<p>Worried about robots making you obsolete in the workplace? That’s not an irrational fear, according to Michael Chui from the McKinsey Global Institute. Lots of professions are ripe for …

The Future

Google's AI just created its own universal 'language'

Google has previously taught its artificial intelligence to play games, and it's even capable of creating its own encryption. Now, its language …

This Is Why Your Drug Prescriptions Cost So Damn Much

When the Republican-controlled Congress approved a landmark program in 2003 to help seniors buy prescription drugs, it slapped on an unusual …

IBM, SBI to Test Blockchain Bond Trading

IBM is working with a Japanese securities firm on a new blockchain pilot focused on developing the foundations for a next-generation bond trading …

Bitcoin Exchange

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Renewable energy breakthrough: Solar powered reaction 100 times faster

And because it requires less of the rare and costly metal iridium, it could bring down the cost of a process that mimics photosynthesis by using …

Pokémon Go's success adds $7.5 billion to Nintendo's market value

But can the company keep players interested?<p>Nintendo's stock continues to skyrocket following the release of <i>Pokémon Go</i>. After an increase of 9.3 percent with the game's launch last week, the company's share price rose 24.52 percent on Monday to ¥20,260 ($193) — its highest one-day surge since 1983, …

Pokémon

Google DeepMind will use machine learning to spot eye diseases early

The company's second collaboration with the UK's NHS<p>Google's DeepMind is embarking on a new research project to help doctors spot the early signs of sight-threatening eye diseases. The company's British-based artificial intelligence division will use machine learning to analyze more than one …

China has built a radio telescope the size of 30 soccer fields to look for aliens

China has finished the installation of the world's largest radio telescope, according to reports from state media. The last of the telescope's 4,450 triangular panels was fitted into the dish this weekend, ahead of the telescope's planned launch in September. The Five Hundred Meter Aperture …

Are We Headed For 'Automated Luxury Communism'?

As someone who watches technology trends closely as part of my business, I have been thinking about the future impact of all the technology innovations and automation we are currently experiencing and on the cusp of achieving. Many of the headlines I read about these trends — and even some I write …

Artificial Intelligence

Three Mysteries of Science that Will Blow Your Mind

Science is filled with answers, but these three phenomena are still mysteries…<p>The Pioneer Anomaly<p>The <i>Pioneer</i> spacecrafts were sent to explore Jupiter …

WATCH: This Simple Triangle Will Change The Way You Think About Maths Forever

Because logarithmic notation is bad.<p>Okay, let's get something straight right off the bat - logarithmic notation in maths is bad and doesn't make a …

Mathematics

VR porn festival cancelled, too many people wanted to come

With VR technology rapidly evolving and becoming a mainstay in the consumer market, naturally the adult entertainment industry wants to get their hands on it — and that’s not necessarily a bad thing.<p>In the past, the mainstream adoption of technologies like VHS, DVD and online video were lead by …

Virtual Reality

Artificial Intelligence On A $500 Computer Can Outfly A Fighter Pilot

Artificial intelligence, or AI, may never simulate human intelligence, but it’s still better at some tasks than humans are. Disconcertingly, one of those tasks is “blowing other humans out of the sky.” And not only can this AI outfly a human, it can do it on a computer anybody can pick up at Best …

Virtual Reality Porn Seduces Red-Faced Gamers

VR porn made its Electronic Entertainment Expo debut and it was quite the scene.<p>Thrilling demos and scantily clad women are nothing new to E3, but …

Sweden May Soon Have Blockchain Based Land Registry

The use of blockchain based registries has now spread to Sweden. The European country may soon be implementing a new land registry based on …

Blockchain

We Might Finally Solve the ‘Alien Megastructure’ Mystery

Good news alien hunters! A Kickstarter to fund a year-long investigation into KIC 8462852—the star voted most likely to harbor an advanced alien …