Thomas Martinsen

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A Team of MIT Scientists Taught an AI to Get Emotional Over Movies

Artificial intelligence (AI) may not be ready to write the next blockbuster movie, but a team of AI researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of …

A global collaboration to create "artificial organisms" just went live

by Patrick Caughill November 17, 2017 Artificial Intelligence 11002<p>The Brain Code<p>Mindfire, a new foundation with the goal of “decoding the mind” to …

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Latest Business News in India, Economy in India, Business in India, Business Columnist in India

Vajpayee died at the AIIMS hospital, Delhi on August 16 at the age of 93 following prolonged illness. Last rights to be performed today

The biggest roadblock to AI adoption is a lack of skilled workers

While there is nearly universal agreement that artificial intelligence offers the promise of revolutionary benefits, recent survey findings from Gartner reveal almost 60 percent of organizations surveyed have yet to take advantage of the benefits of AI. Perhaps even more surprisingly, only a little …

Machine learning is aiding in the fight against mental illness

Reading How the Brain Reacts<p>Living in a modern age, one would think that suicide would be a less common occurrence. Sadly, that isn’t the case, and …

AI and Internet of Things will drive digital transformation through 2020

Research study reveals IoT, AI and synchronous ledger tech (blockchain) priorities.<p>Businesses are investing heavily in the Internet of Things (IoT) …

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RIP Microsoft's Kinect you were too good for gamers anyway

Microsoft today announced it would no longer manufacture its Kinect device. Most will remember the Kinect as a mediocre attempt at competing with the Nintendo Wii. As a camera that featured motion tracking and voice recognition, it was little more than a gimmick for Xbox gamers. But as a tool for …

Researcher Emilio Ferrara talks about the rise of fake news and botnets

Emilio Ferrara has been thinking about botnets for over a decade. As the first social networks climbed out of the mire, he noticed that they were very easy to game. Now, it seems, all of those early tools have finally been weaponized.<p>I spoke to Ferrara about his research work as well as his …

Cramer: A.I. is like steroids for business—competitors have to keep up

Many may think that artificial intelligence will eventually make human capabilities obsolete, but CNBC's Jim Cramer wanted to refine that theory.<p>"I …

10 Artificial Intelligence and Robots books you should read today

Share37<p>Tweet<p>Share110<p>+1<p>Shares 147<p>Artificial Intelligence is changing the way we think of technology. It is radically changing the various aspects of …

Everyone 'severely underestimates the impact of AI' — here's why Nvidia could soar to $250 (NVDA)

Not enough people are talking about artificial intelligence.<p>At least, that's the thinking behind Evercore's massive price target increase for Nvidia on Friday. The firm upgraded their price target for Nvidia from $180 to $250, implying that Nvidia should be worth about $45 billion more than its …

Sam Harris: What Happens When Humans Develop Super Intelligent AI?

<i>Part 4 of the</i> TED Radio Hour <i>episode</i> Future Consequences.<p><b>About Sam Harris's TED Talk</b><p>Does superhuman artificial intelligence sound like science fiction? Not for Sam Harris. He says it's not a question of if but when — with potentially destructive consequences.<p><b>About Sam Harris</b><p>Sam Harris is a writer, …

Buzzword or not, AI is now a thing in corporate earnings calls

In quarterly calls to discuss earnings with Wall Street, executives’ curated comments fall into two categories: information they are required by the SEC to divulge and things they think investors want to hear.<p>Aggregating trending topics from those calls, however, offers a glimpse into what’s on …

Kunstig intelligens bliver både din butler og diplomat i fremtiden

<b>Af</b> Chris Lehmann <b>og</b> Esben Hardenberg<p>En stor del af de tjenester og apps, vi bruger på vores smartphones og computere i dag er drevet af en eller anden …

Putin says the nation that leads in AI ‘will be the ruler of the world’

The Russian president warned that artificial intelligence offers ‘colossal opportunities’ as well as dangers<p>Russian president Vladimir Putin has joined the war of words concerning the international race to develop artificial intelligence. Speaking to students last Friday, Putin predicted that …

Jaguar's steering wheel of the future revolves around AI

It also travels with you from car to car.<p>The steering wheel as we know it doesn't have a bright future -- in fact, it might disappear altogether as self-driving cars hit the road. Jaguar Land Rover, however, has an idea as to how it might survive. The British automaker has unveiled a concept …

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Rahul Gandhi to visit US, may speak on Artificial Intelligence

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi is headed to the United States where he is likely to meet the pioneers of research on Artificial Intelligence …

Huawei is baking AI into its next mobile chip to outperform iPhones

We’re only days away from the launch of the next iPhone, and Huawei is already trying to one-up Apple with bold claims about its next product, the Huawei Mate 10.<p>The next handset from the #3 phone maker on the planet will come with the company’s own Kirin 970 chipset, which will feature AI …

​Samsung SDS launches enterprise AI chatbot Brity

Samsung SDS wants to expand AI-as-a-Service with the launch of the B2B chatbot.<p>Samsung SDS, Samsung Electronics' IT service affiliate, has launched …

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How to use Bixby Vision

Bixby Vision for Samsung's Galaxy S8, and Galaxy Note 8, delivers a feature built to take your pocket assistant to the next level. Using Bixby Vision …

Elon Musk’s AI Bots Have Beaten Esports’ Best Gamers for the First Time

Back in May, Elon Musk announced that his company, OpenAI, would embark on a mission to create robots that emulate human learning abilities. Now, …

AI can be more dangerous than North Korea, believes Elon Musk

Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk has stated that people should be more worried about artificial intelligence, more than the heightened tension between …

IBM Just Achieved a Deep Learning Breakthrough

Learning Faster<p>Today’s artificial intelligence (AI) technologies are usually run using machine learning algorithms. These operate on what’s called a …

Banking with a chatbot: a battle between convenience and security

Soon, you will be able to check your bank balance or transfer money through Facebook Messenger and Twitter as banks experiment with chatbots. …

Marketers need to start giving millennials what they want: artificial intelligence

Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg are the latest high-profile business leaders to butt heads over the use of artificial intelligence, with the two …

Anti-plagiarism AI bot can identify written works composed by the same author

A few years back, Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling penned a detective novel titled <i>The Cuckoo’s Calling</i> under the pen name Robert Galbraith, choosing …

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Salesforce AI helps brands track images on social media

Brands have long been able to search for company mentions on social media, but they’ve lacked the ability to search for pictures of their logos or products in an easy way. That’s where Salesforce’s latest Einstein artificial intelligence feature comes into play.<p>Today the company introduced Einstein …

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AI and music: will we be slaves to the algorithm?

Tech firms have developed AI that can learn how to write music. So will machines soon be composing symphonies, hit singles and bespoke soundtracks?<p>F<b>r</b>om Elgar to Adele, and the Beatles or Pink Floyd to Kanye West, London’s Abbey Road Studios has hosted a storied list of musical stars since opening …

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Microsoft's Windows 10 to get eye-tracking functionality

Microsoft is working to add eye-tracking technology to Windows 10, initially as an accessibility feature.<p>Microsoft is bringing eye-tracking to …

Eye Tracking

Panasonic AI senses drowsy drivers and cranks up the AC

It scans your facial expressions, eye blinks and body temperature.<p>Until self-driving cars get a lot better, the only AI controlling them will be us. Since we're imperfect, sleepy beings, however, Panasonic is using artificial intelligence in a different way: To detect when we're drowsy and pull us …

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