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Machine-learning system tackles speech and object recognition, all at once

October 6th, 2018 at 11:19 am » Comments Off

MIT computer scientists have developed a system that learns to identify objects within an image, based on a spoken description of the image. Model learns to pick out objects within an image, using spoken descriptions. MIT computer scientists have developed a system that learns to identify objects within an image, based on a spoken description […]



AI-Human “hive mind ” diagnoses pneumonia

October 5th, 2018 at 10:15 am » Comments Off

First, it correctly predicted the top four finishers at the Kentucky Derby. Then, it was better at picking Academy Award winners than professional movie critics—three years in a row. The cherry on top was when it prophesied that the Chicago Cubs would end a 108-year dry spell by winning the 2016 World Series—four months before […]



When will we have Artificial Intelligence as smart as a human? Here’s what experts think

September 30th, 2018 at 11:32 am » Comments Off

Robots in the movies can think creatively, continue learning over time, and maybe even pass for conscious. Why don’t we have that yet? “Star Wars,” “Her,” and “iRobot.” What do all these movies have in common? The artificial intelligence (AI) depicted in there is crazy-sophisticated. These robots can think creatively, continue learning over time, and […]



Artificial intelligence hates the poor and disenfranchised

September 28th, 2018 at 11:47 am » Comments Off

The biggest actual threat faced by humans, when it comes to AI, has nothing to do with robots. It’s biased algorithms. And, like almost everything bad, it disproportionately affects the poor and marginalized. Machine learning algorithms, whether in the form of “AI” or simple shortcuts for sifting through data, are incapable of making rational decisions […]



8 predictions for the near-future of artificial intelligence

September 28th, 2018 at 11:37 am » Comments Off

An artificial Intelligence project utilizing a humanoid robot from French company Aldebaran and reprogramed for their specific campus makes its debut as an assistant for students attending Palomar College in San Marcos, California, U.S. October 10, 2017. REUTERS/Mike Blake No one disputes the potential impact AI will have across a wide range of business sectors. […]



How AI is reshaping marketing

September 12th, 2018 at 9:18 am » Comments Off

Machine learning software and artificial intelligence have come a long way since their inception – and is only continuing to intensify. Taking over many industries, AI is swiftly changing the way professionals go about their business. So, what does this mean for marketing? Artificial intelligence (AI) has come a long way since its inception. The […]



Over 9 out of 10 people are ready to take orders from robots

September 6th, 2018 at 9:42 am » Comments Off

If you are unhappy taking orders from your human boss, you might be more inclined to take orders from robots, according to a new survey. The AI, machine learning, and data science conundrum: Who will manage the algorithms? There seems to be a large gap between the way people are using artificial intelligence (AI) at […]



How Artificial Intelligence and machine learning are revolutionizing logistics, supply chain and transportation

September 5th, 2018 at 9:14 am » Comments Off

Forbes Insights research shows that 65% of senior transportation-focused executives believe logistics, supply chain and transportation processes are in the midst of a renaissance—an era of profound transformation. But of the most visible forces of change, perhaps none carries more potential for innovation and even disruption than the evolution of artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning […]



Kids will build ’emotional bonds’ with robots and ignore their parents, futurologist predicts

September 3rd, 2018 at 10:43 am » Comments Off

Children will soon have their own ‘cute’ artificial intelligence-equipped robot toys and will pay more attention to the machines’ advice than guidance issued by their parents. That’s the warning from futurologist Ian Pearson, who was speaking at an event by the tech firm Beko held at the IFA 2018 conference in Berlin. He said robots […]



Music made by AI composers can help you improve concentration

September 2nd, 2018 at 9:16 am » Comments Off

Through purposefully designed sound and endless playlists, music made by AI composers will trick your brain into improving your focus and productivity.



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