Why artificial intelligence has not yet revolutionised healthcare
6 hours ago
Artificial intelligence and machine learning are predicted to be part of the next industrial revolution and could help business and industry save billions of dollars by the next decade.
Uber steps up efforts on artificial intelligence
Dec 05, 2016
Uber announced Monday it was buying the artificial intelligence group Geometric Intelligence, to form the core of the ride-sharing giant's own research center.
As machine learning breakthroughs abound, researchers look to democratize benefits
Dec 02, 2016
When Robert Schapire started studying theoretical machine learning in graduate school three decades ago, the field was so obscure that what is today a major international conference was just a tiny workshop, so small that ...
One day, many ideas: Future of Mind 2016 illuminates NYC (Part 1)
Dec 01, 2016 feature
(Phys.org)—The shape that human cognition may take over the coming next half-century has become increasingly difficult to foresee. Moreover, accelerating advances in science, mathematics, computing, and culture – including ...
Artificial intelligence toolkit spots new child sexual abuse media online
Dec 01, 2016
New artificial intelligence software designed to spot new child sexual abuse media online could help police catch child abusers. The toolkit, described in a paper published in Digital Investigation, automatically detects ...
Testing robots from Monterey Bay to Europa
Dec 01, 2016
If you think operating a robot in space is hard, try doing it in the ocean.
Learning makes animals intelligent
Nov 30, 2016
The fact that animals can use tools, have self-control and certain expectations of life can be explained with the help of a new learning model for animal behaviour. Researchers at Stockholm University and Brooklyn College ...
Do automakers have the mettle to harness potentially lucrative data?
Nov 25, 2016
When cars exit the tunnel of the next 15 years, they'll be like giant smartphones.
Computer scientists work to prevent hackers from remotely controlling cars
Nov 21, 2016
One of these has now been closed by computer scientists at the Center for IT Security and Privacy (CISPA) and the German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence (DFKI)—with the help of software that manufacturers can ...
New AI algorithm taught by humans learns beyond its training
Nov 16, 2016
"Hey Siri, how's my hair?" Your smartphone may soon be able to give you an honest answer, thanks to a new machine learning algorithm designed by U of T Engineering researchers Parham Aarabi and Wenzhi Guo.