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Scientists discovered new genes that make humans intelligent

If you aced your SATs, you can thank at least a few of your genes. Scientist analyzed the DNA of 78,308 people. They discovered a link between intelligence and 52 specific genes.<p>The better individuals did in broad intelligence tests, the more frequently these genes appeared. But researchers aren't …

Science

Funny people are more intelligent than their po-faced peers

Albert Einstein attributed his brilliant mind to having a child-like sense of humour. Indeed, a number of studies have found an association between …

Psychology

Humanity's Sci-Fi Future: Are We Really Ready for Intelligent Robots?

NEW YORK — From transporters and lightsabers to spaceships that can travel faster than the speed of light, futuristic devices that lie beyond …

Science Fiction

Huawei Engineers AI Into Heart (+ Brain) Of Mobile Strategy

Every piece of IT hardware runs on software, make no mistake. For the new era of mobile handheld devices to become truly smart smartphones, they will need to exhibit new software processing powers over and above the ability to ‘simply’ take photos, play games and surf the web. To be clear, the next …

Cameras

The coming transport revolution could deal a death blow to car ownership

The traditional model for car ownership is bust. The gleaming steed on your drive may be a powerful status symbol, but in truth your car is in use …

Transportation

Cognitive chatbots in customer service: Beyond the hype and behind the scenes

A prominent AI company CEO and product designer explains key issues in cognitive computing and offers advice to enterprise buyers looking at …

Intelligence

Cloud-Linked Security Features Announced for Upcoming Microsoft 365 Program

Microsoft recently announced the release of multiple new security updates that is to come with its “<i>Microsoft 365</i>” program offerings.<p>This …

Microsoft

Eight habits of highly emotionally intelligent people

When emotional intelligence first appeared to the masses, it served as the missing link in a peculiar finding: people with average IQs outperform …

Emotional Intelligence

Voice and facial recognition could help AI surpass humans in emotional intelligence

I have studied emotional intelligence as a hobby for a long time. Until recently, I believed emotional intelligence would remain one of the core advantages of us humans after artificial intelligence takes over all tasks requiring memorization and logic.<p>Over the past few years, I’ve focused my …

Emotional Intelligence

Why You Really, Really Care About Robots Getting 'Human' Rights

In Estonia, where the digital state was invented, the government is hard at work on the legal status of robots. The question is: do artificial intelligences deserve “human” rights? Or any rights at all?<p>This may seem like a particularly lame way for EU bureaucrats to kill some time and spend …

Robots

Cortana makes a timid debut in Skype

Microsoft has integrated its Cortana intelligent assistant into the Skype messaging platform. The aim is to improve user experiences and provide …

Microsoft

Study Finds Intelligent Men Are "Less Likely to Want to Be Unfaithful"

Smart people are more likely to be forgetful, tend to be rebellious in their younger years, and—apparently—are less likely to cheat in relationships, …

Social Work

When will smartphones be intelligent?

Many tech businesses these days are investing heavily in developing artificial intelligence, and with good reason. Artificial intelligence can …

Chatbots

Intelligent EV Charging Startups Shouldn’t Copy The Gas & Utility Business Model

<b>Published on</b> October 14th, 2017 | <i>by Nicolas Zart</i><p>0<p>October 14th, 2017 by <b>Nicolas Zart</b><p>Ten years ago, the world crashed and caught many out-of-touch …

Electric Vehicles

Machine Learning Ushers in a New Era of Customer Experience

Customer experience initiatives are getting stuck with quite a few weighty labels lately: next key battleground, primary competitive differentiator, …

Customer Experience

Now There’s an IQ Test for Siri and Friends - MIT Technology Review

Psychologists have never agreed precisely on the nature of human intelligence. And without that agreement, intelligence is hard to measure. Indeed, …

Artificial Intelligence

Netflix’s Mindhunter review: A fascinating and intelligent exploration of serial killer study

Netflix’s Mindhunter takes a different path from executive producer David Fincher’s history with serial killer-led drama, by magnifying onto the …

Netflix

Oracle Open World 2017: 9 announcements to follow from autonomous to AI

Oracle highlights machine learning and artificial intelligence for running cloud services, delivering smart applications and driving data-driven …

Big Data

OpenWorld 2017 Review

<b>Siebel CRM @ OpenWorld 2017</b><p>After a lot of hard work, the Siebel CRM team reflected on another successful OpenWorld conference last week. The team are …

Agile Development

Digital Knowledge Manager: 5 Skills You Need to Succeed at the the Newest Marketing Role

DKMs use all the data a company has to determine what data it needs to solve problems and drive strategy.<p>The advent of today’s new intelligent services (Google Assistant/Home, Cortana, Siri and others) has created an accelerated curve. Google, Bing, Apple, Yahoo, Amazon and other increasingly …

Marketing

Rolls-Royce and Google Cloud to help make autonomous ships a reality

Rolls-Royce has signed a deal with Google to develop further its intelligent awareness systems which are making existing vessels safer and are …

Machine Learning

Study Finds People Who Sleep In Are More Intelligent

Health & Beauty<p>Posted on <b>October 11, 2017</b><p>Usually when we're caught sleeping in people call us lazy or say that we're wasting the day and it's come to …

A Bit About Biopharma Investing

Well, as predicted here (and many other places), Merck announced yesterday that they are indeed not going to try to seek approval for their CETP …

Alzheimer's Disease

Flytxt Introduces Intelligent Voice Interface for Digital

Customer Engagement(Attn.editors: The following press release comes to you under an arrangement with PRNewswire. PTI takes no editorial …

Customer Engagement

What You Need to Know About Smart Farming

The future of agriculture depends on the cloud.<p>October 11, 2017<p>When you think of technology, you probably don't associate it with agriculture. …

Farming

Artificial Intelligence and government regulation

onOctober 12, 2017 in Federal, ICT, Opinion, Technology<p>We are moving rapidly towards a world where robots and artificial intelligence (AI) systems …

Intelligence

Edmonton musician Luke Jansen remembered after fatal collision

A popular Edmonton musician with the band North of Here is being remembered by his bandmates as ambitious, intelligent, talented and “pushing our …

Canadian News

Family Saves Stranded Octopus - The Next Day, He Returns To Thank Them In Remarkable Fashion

Those of us who spend time with animals know they are capable of processing emotions and becoming attached to humans. Apparently that even goes for …

Octopuses

Virtual Reality is the Next Training Ground for Artificial Intelligence

Virtual reality was imagined as a human simulation technology long before the most recent wave of innovation that brought us the Oculus RIFT and the wave of innovation that followed. Now, rendering high framerate graphics using multiple, stereoscopic points in virtual reality is matching the speed …

Machine Learning

Wärtsilä uses start-up mindset to accelerate Intelligent Vessel outcomes

Wärtsilä opens the first of four Digital Acceleration Centres to speed up the innovation and co-creation with customers on a range of new business …

Innovation