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Why Artificial Intelligence Needs Some Emotional Intelligence:


One of the theoretical advantages of software, artificial intelligence, algorithms, and robots is that they don't suffer many human foibles. They don't get sick or tired. They are polite -- or rude -- ...


Our Machines Now Have Knowledge We'll Never Understand:


We are increasingly relying on machines that derive conclusions from models that they themselves have created, models that are often beyond human comprehension, models that "think" about the world differently ...


The Democratization of Machine Learning: What It Means for Tech Innovation:


Last month, at the CloudNext conference in San Francisco, Google announced its acquisition of Kaggle, an online community for data scientists and machine-learning competitions. Although the move may seem ...


Building an AI Chip Saved Google From Building a Dozen New Data Centers:


Google operates what is surely the largest computer network on Earth, a system that comprises custom-built, warehouse-sized data centers spanning 15 locations in four continents. But about six years ago, ...


A.I. Is Doing Legal Work. But It Won't Replace Lawyers, Yet.:


Impressive advances in artificial intelligence technology tailored for legal work have led some lawyers to worry that their profession may be Silicon Valley's next victim. By STEVE LOHR Full Story: ...


Artificial Intelligence Is Learning to Predict and Prevent Suicide:


Doctors at research hospitals and even the US Department of Veterans Affairs are piloting new, AI-driven suicide-prevention platforms that capture more data than ever before. The goal: build predictive ...


Google DeepMind's Untrendy Play to Make the Blockchain Actually Useful:


For Silicon Valley, the headline was sweet nectar: Google DeepMind, the world's hottest artificial intelligence lab, embraces the blockchain, the endlessly fascinating idea at the heart of the bitcoin ...


Income Inequality, Robots and a Path to a Fairer Society:


Earlier this year, Oxfam reported that the world's eight richest people control roughly the same amount of wealth as the bottom half of the world's population. Around the same time, the World Economic ...


Technology in Montana: The bogeyman that isn't artificial intelligence :


This is the first of three stories on how information technology and innovation are transforming industries and people's lives. The topics were discussed during a roundtable reception with the leaders ...


How Will AI Transform Technology? A Podcast with Infosys CEO Vishal Sikka:


"There is no doubt that as a result of AI advances, many of the jobs that we have today are going to go away." "I deeply believe that saying that there is an innovation department ensures that you ...


Artificial intelligence will change America. Here's how.:


The term "artificial intelligence" is widely used, but less understood. As we see it permeate our everyday lives, we should deal with its inevitable exponential growth and learn to embrace it ...


Microsoft CEO says artificial intelligence is the 'ultimate breakthrough':


Calling AI "the third run time", Nadella said, "If the operating system was the first run time, the second run time you could say was the browser, and the third run time can actually be the agent. Because ...


Elon Musk: Automation Will Force Governments to Introduce Universal Basic Income:


Recently, Elon Musk had the chance to share his thoughts on universal basic income (UBI) at the World Government Summit in Dubai. At the Summit, Musk had the opportunity to talk about the future, and ...


Why Smart Machines Will Boost Emotional Intelligence:


In the "Smart Age" now evolving, ego has no place. Instead, the focus will need to be on the quality of ideas, accuracy, emotional intelligence and mindfulness. Technology in the so-called ...


Google's Brin 'surprised' by speed of AI advances:


Alphabet Inc. has been one of the world's biggest spenders on artificial intelligence. The advancements have even surprised company co-founder Sergey Brin. Speaking at the World Economic Forum in Davos, ...


Concerns on AI's Economic Impact Are In a Class By Themselves:




Autonomous drones are being called the biggest thing in military technology since the nuclear bomb.:




Tech Giants Bring Artificial Intelligence, Reality-Altering Devices to Market:




3 Ways to Fight the AI Job Drain:


Artificial intelligence promises to shake up the economy. The White House released a report to help public officials prepare for the next great disruption. "Whether AI leads to unemployment and increases ...


2016: The Year That Deep Learning Took Over the Internet:




Artificial Intelligence and You: Demystifying the Technology Landscape:


AI technologies today range from simple to extraordinarily complicated. Basic chatbots are enabled by natural language processing, which allows them to understand human language. More complex ...


VR, AR will be very real in 2017:


Let's be honest. Just the names themselves conjure up a strange combination of excitement, caution and a bit of disbelief. Virtual reality? Augmented Reality? Or the latest variation, mixed reality? ...


Artificial intelligence could cost millions of jobs. The White House says we need more of it.:


The growing popularity of artificial intelligence technology will likely lead to millions of lost jobs, especially among less-educated workers, and could exacerbate the economic divide between socioeconomic ...


The Great A.I. Awakening:


How Google used artificial intelligence to transform Google Translate, one of its more popular services -- and how machine learning is poised to reinvent computing itself. BY GIDEON LEWIS-KRAUS Full ...


The Bittersweet Sweepstakes to Build an AI That Destroys Fake News:



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Today's TED Talk - How AI can bring on a second Industrial Revolution:


"The actual path of a raindrop as it goes down the valley is unpredictable, but the general direction is inevitable," says digital visionary Kevin Kelly -- and technology is much the same, driven by patterns ...


Tech's Biggest Showdown Is Unfolding in Your Living Room:


Microsoft is joining Google and Amazon in the race for your home. This week, at an event in China, the venerable tech giant trumpeted the arrival of Project Evo, a sweeping plan to build hardware devices ...


One Big Question: How do we manage the downside risks of AI? Darren Quick:


If Hollywood is to be believed, the development of super-intelligent AI will spell the end of civilization as we know it and spark an unwinnable war between man and machine. Darren Quick Full Story: ...


U of Washington, Amazon Partner to Create AI Startup Accelerator:


The University of Washington (UW) has teamed up with Amazon to launch a startup accelerator, in an effort to help the tech powerhouse connect to new companies that are fueling innovation in artificial ...


What if Computers Become Smarter Than Humans?:


We may be rocketing toward an increasingly intelligent technology without enough thought about the implications for ourselves and our planet. "Most of the AI money is in entrepreneurship and development. ...

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