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Enter a group of researchers at MIT's Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL), who've developed an AI program called RoadTracer that does just this. They've just published a new paper containing their work, and claim that RoadTracer can create road maps with 45 percent ...
Vishal Sikka, AI thought leader, received his PhD under the guidance and mentorship of John McCarthy, long acknowledged as the father of artificial intelligence. In his keynote address at TiE Inflect, Sikka will address the complicated future of AI. This generation's advantage in building artificial ...
It might sound unlikely that the answer to all your skincare questions is a selfie, but artificial intelligence is increasingly making that a possibility for women looking to improve their skin. Skin analysis applications that use AI-technology, like Olay's Skin Advisor, can provide you with a skin assessment in ... secret
It's the story of a lonely princess, a talking fox, and probably some Transformers or something. Anything is on the table when artificial intelligence is used to craft a Grimm's bedtime story. Botnik Studios has teamed up with meditative app Calm to create a new Grimms-style fairy tale to add to its collection ...
The meditation app Calm teamed up with the tech team at Botnik to write a new Brothers Grimm-style fairy tale entirely through artificial intelligence. By inputting the data from existing Brothers Grimm stories and using predictive text technology (and with a few human writers stitching things together), ...
Artificial intelligence and machine learning were one of the many hot topics thrown around at this year's NAB Show, with companies hinting at its future potential to enhance workflows and create new efficiencies for broadcasters. For most, however, it was closer to a buzzword to show the potential ...
And it's an instance of artificial intelligence at work. These days, the computer algorithms that allow Netflix or Amazon to make purchasing suggestions are a normal part of life. But sometimes, it's hard not to feel a sense of awe when a machine - that square and immobile box in the room--connects with ...
March 29, 2018 - The healthcare industry has innumerable opportunities to leverage artificial intelligence and machine learning in pursuit of more accurate, proactive, and comprehensive patient care. From reducing administrative burdens to supporting precision medicine, AI is showing promise across ...
The difference between humans and humanoid "creatures" will blur with the evolution of artificial intelligence and one will never know if the humanoid capabilities may even outstrip the human brain's capabilities, and one wonders if they will eventually take over the earth from human beings. Overall, the ...
Artificial intelligence will get even more emphasis as part of the company's reshuffling of leadership and engineering divisions. In a memo to employees laying out the reorg, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella called out AI as one of the technologies that will “shape the next phase of innovation.” He continues: “AI ...
... deep neural networks based on machine learning and artificial intelligence. A team of researchers from the University of Muenster in Germany has now demonstrated that this combination is extremely well suited to planning chemical syntheses -- so-called retrosyntheses -- with unprecedented efficiency.
Emmanuel Macron and his government are launching a big initiative around artificial intelligence today. They want to turn France into one of the leading countries when it comes to artificial intelligence. “[Artificial intelligence] is a technological, economical, social and obviously ethical revolution,” Macron ...
One of the biggest challenges in astronomy is also the most obvious: space is big, and it takes a long time to look at it all. This is why artificial intelligence has been such a boon to this science. It turns out that the same machine vision tools developed for tasks like guiding self-driving cars are also perfect for ...
Goodfellow is best known as the creator of generative adversarial networks (GANs), a type of artificial intelligence that makes use of two networks trained on the same data. One of the networks, called the generator, creates synthetic data, usually images, while the other network, called the discriminator, ...

Several months ago, Vladimir Putin said, “Artificial intelligence is the future, not only for Russia, but for all humankind ... whoever becomes the leader in this sphere will become the ruler of the world.” Artificial Intelligence (AI) and its sister technologies will be the engine behind the fourth industrial revolution, ...
AI is poised to drive the next wave of technological disruption across industries. Like previous technology revolutions in Web and mobile, however, there will be huge dividends for those organizations who can harness this technology for competitive advantage. I spend a lot of time working with customers, ...
The Game Developers Conference AI Summit concluded Tuesday evening with a rant session, a rapid-fire series of nine quick talks from various AI experts given a few minutes each to rail against whatever bugged them about the current state of the field. The rants ranged from practical advice (iterate, show ...
Artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning (ML), and predictive analytics applications may one day prove to be the key to maintaining control and preventing successful hacks, data breaches, and network compromise. These technologies encompass deep learning, algorithms, and Big Data analysis to ...
With the rapid development of Artificial Intelligence (AI), more and more ethical and moral questions arise. One of the most common is the extent to which we want to automatically let algorithms make decisions. From Robo-Advisors to optimize our investments to self-driving cars, there are possibilities ...
"Artificial intelligence algorithms have the potential to change the everyday medical practices and offer the prospect of identifying new associations not yet detected by humans, which will be very useful for better understanding the complexity of the human microbiota," said author Dr. J. Luis Espinoza, of the ...
U.S. Rep. Elise Stefanik, chair of the House Armed Services Subcommittee on Emerging Threats and Capabilities, introduced legislation Wednesday to prepare the government for the national security impact of artificial intelligence. In this Sept. 28, 2017, photo, Hanson Robotics' flagship robot Sophia, ...
The “Dartmouth workshop” kicked off the decades-long quest for artificial intelligence. In the following years, the pursuit faltered, enduring several “winters” where it seemed doomed to dead ends and baffling disappointments. But today nations and corporations are pouring billions into AI, whose recent advancements have ...
U.S. News ranked artificial intelligence programs as part of its broader set of reports on the top graduate programs in the nation. In computer science programs overall, CMU, MIT, Stanford, and Berkeley tied for No. 1, while UW tied with Cornell University for No. 6. In computer engineering, UW tied for No. 9.
Brokerage REX Real Estate Exchange uses artificial intelligence and machine learning instead of real estate agents to sell homes. REX computers crunch over a hundred thousand data points to find the likely buyers for a home and targets them with digital ads. REX also deploys robots at open houses in ...
Musk's frequent warnings about the dangers of artificial intelligence have touched on their possible use to control weapons or manipulate information to gin up global conflict. The physicist Steven Hawking, in a similar vein, has warned that AI could “supersede” humans when they exceed our biological ...
In October 2017, Lyons was appointed founding executive director of the Partnership on Artificial Intelligence, a nonprofit started by the world's leading AI companies with the goal of ensuring AI is applied in ways that benefit people and society. The partners are among the largest companies shaping ...
As the public sector adopts new technologies to improve operations and service delivery, artificial intelligence and machine learning offer agencies new potential for improving interaction with citizens and making better decisions. But implementing AI well requires a focus on sound technology management ...
By that time, Brad argues that we'll be living with artificial intelligence. Digital assistants are already part of our lives, but they'll be more common at that time. Rather than looking at lots of apps, we'll have a digital assistant that will talk to us and tell us what the traffic will be like for us. Twenty years from now, ...
... is a “waterfall” approach to software development, where a significant amount of time is invested upfront -- requirements analysis, design and scenario planning -- before the software is ever tested with real customers. When it comes to the emerging potential of artificial intelligence, I believe failing fast is a ...
Walker's assertions of U.S. strengths in AI come as Eric Schmidt, CEO of Alphabet, the parent of Google, has been warning in recent weeks about China overtaking the United States in artificial intelligence-enabled technologies across the board. At a Washington event in November, Schmidt said that the ...
This is on the verge of being further reinforced by artificial intelligence, as current data being used to train machines to learn are often biased. With the rapid deployment of AI, this biased data will influence the predictions that machines make. Whenever you have a dataset of human decisions, it naturally ...
AI is coming. Adoption of artificial intelligence grew globally in 2017 in a variety of industries. But where is it heading? In this article, Kim Palko and Matthew Farrellee explain where they think this emerging tech is going in 2018. 2017 saw steady growth in AI adoption globally. Industries like financial ...
Terminator-style artificial intelligence scenarios are just "one to two decades away", according to Google's former chief executive. Eric Schmidt, the former chief executive of Google and its parent company Alphabet, has said he believes AI technology is developing so quickly it may soon turn against ...
Artificial intelligence has quickly evolved from science fiction to digital assistants such as Alexa and Siri learning about our daily lives. A.I. applications are interpreting MRIs and will soon be operating self-driving cars. In personal finance, many of us interact with chat boxes on bank web sites. And in the ...
There is a tendency to see artificial intelligence as the latest technology fad, either a buzzword that canny entrepreneurs exploit or the starting point for dystopian nightmares. Both are potentially accurate descriptions of much of the discussion surrounding AI, but both miss the most important point: AI is ...
An artificial intelligence, developed by researchers from the University of Freiburg in Germany, has beaten the Q*bert arcade game by exploiting glitches in its design. SEE ALSO: An AI just beat top lawyers at their own game. In the game, players take the role of cartoon character Q*bert, who hops around a ...
Joseph Sirosh, who leads the Microsoft's cloud AI efforts, defined Microsoft Cognitive Services in a company blog post announcing the enhancements, as “a collection of cloud-hosted APIs that let developers easily add AI capabilities for vision, speech, language, knowledge and search into applications, ...
Since entrepreneur Chris Mansi cofounded Viz.ai in 2016, the best-funded wizards of artificial intelligence have taken on board games, and created emoji that mirror your facial expressions. Meanwhile, Mansi has been developing algorithms to save the brain cells of stroke patients. This month, the Food ...
To be honest, some applications of artificial intelligence can be mind-boggling and in fact, the technology is luring businesses into taking unimaginable ventures. For the longest time, Alibaba has maintained the position of being China's leading e-commerce firm. Well… now, through its AI-based program ...
Gates says the rise in artificial intelligence will mean society will be able to do more with less. "AI is just the latest in technologies that allow us to produce a lot more goods and services with less labor. And overwhelmingly, over the last several hundred years, that has been great for society," explains Gates.
The researchers used artificial intelligence to teach their program how to pick apart websites' data protection policies, drawing on over 130,000 that they found online. Once the text of a policy is fed into the program, the software scours through it in just a few seconds and displays the results in easy-to-read ...
The biggest threat and benefit to U.S. consumers in the next 10 years will be artificial intelligence. U.S. search professionals will not only need to learn the nuances of platforms from Amazon, Bing, Google Oath, and others, but they will need to relearn how to rewrite and re-strategize campaigns to achieve a ...
People are misled by artificial intelligence because of a phenomenon known as the Eliza effect, named after a 1966 computer program that responded to people's typed statements in the manner of a psychotherapist. The computer was executing some very simple programming logic. But the people ...
The booming field of artificial intelligence (AI) is grappling with a replication crisis, much like the ones that have afflicted psychology, medicine, and other fields over the past decade. AI researchers have found it difficult to reproduce many key results, and that is leading to a new conscientiousness about ...
Proven isn't all artificial intelligence, though. While the database plays a huge part in how the brand develops its formulations, there is also an important human aspect to what they do. Once the database provides it ingredient recommendations for a consumer's products, the information is given to a ...
In the 1960s and 1970s, when HAL and Eddie were dreamed up, attempts to create artificial intelligence (AI) were floundering, so both hope and fear were hypothetical. But that has changed. The invention of deep learning, a technique which uses special computer programs called neural networks to churn ...
USC has long applied AI to protect wildlife; analysts initially used artificial intelligence and game theory to anticipate poachers' haunts. Now they have the technology to stop them in their tracks (so to speak). Tools like infrared cameras are great for monitoring poachers during nighttime hunts. Except, of ...


 

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