Robotics pioneer Rodney Brooks debunks AI hype seven ways
Mistaken extrapolations, limited imagination, and other common mistakes that distract us from thinking more productively about the future.
This Is What Happens When We Debate Ethics in Front of Superintelligent AI
Is there a uniform set of moral laws, and if so, can we teach artificial intelligence those laws to keep it from harming us? This is the question explored in an original short film recently released by The Guardian. In the film, the creators of an AI with general intelligence call in a moral philosopher …
Bots gone wild: How to manage Artificial Intelligence (AI) risk
Back in July, news headlines across the globe announced every sci-fi fan’s worst fear: two Facebook bots were caught talking to one another in their own language. A language humans couldn’t understand.
How AI Could Change Amazon: A Thought Experiment
E-commerce could move from shopping-then-shipping to shipping-then-shopping.
This AI Bot That Messes With Email Scammers As Long As Possible Is Brilliant
Email scammers work in bulk, hoping to hook a few victims. But what if those victims were fake, and did everything they could to waste the scammers' time?
Why everyone benefits if we emphasize the human side of the technology
At Stanford and Google, Fei-Fei Li is leading the development of artificial intelligence—and working to diversify the field.
The Jobs That Artificial Intelligence Will Create
Instead of eliminating human workers, AI may create new jobs requiring updated skills and training.
How To Cut Through The AI Nonsense And Find The Gold
Thinking of joining or investing in an AI startup? Here are five questions that cut through the noise in artificial intelligence.
For a dollar, an AI will examine your medical scan
A company called Zebra Medical Vision (Zebra-Med) has unveiled a new service called Zebra AI1 that uses algorithms to examine your medical scans for a dollar ea...
Artificial Intelligence Blog Series - VOL 1
SPOILERS - We already know that our favourite wooden puppet, with the help of Jiminy was able to achieve his dream of becoming a real boy. What you might have forgotten is that there are a few important caveats to the story – in order to become a real boy Pinocchio needed to first prove himself to be ‘brave, truthful, and unselfish’ by accepting responsibility and being honest.