DARPA is funding projects that will try to open up AI’s black boxes

DARPA is funding projects that will try to open up AI’s black boxes

Intelligence agents and military operatives may come to rely heavily on machine learning to parse huge quantities of data, and to control a growing arsenal of autonomous...

Did artificial intelligence deny you credit?

Did artificial intelligence deny you credit?

People who apply for a loan from a bank or credit card company, and are turned down, are owed an explanation of why that happened. It’s a good idea – because it can help teach...

Deep Learning First: Drive.ai's Path to Autonomous Driving

Deep Learning First: Drive.ai's Path to Autonomous Driving

Last month, IEEE Spectrum went out to California to take a ride in one of Drive.ai's autonomous cars, and to find out how they're using deep learning to master autonomous...

Adobe Is Building An AI To Automate Web Design. Should You Worry?

Adobe Is Building An AI To Automate Web Design. Should You Worry?

Adobe Is Building An AI To Automate Web Design. Should You Worry? An experimental Adobe project brings machine learning and artificial intelligence to the graphic and web design...

Artificial intelligence: how it’s transforming financial services today

Artificial intelligence: how it’s transforming financial services today

Artificial intelligence: how it’s transforming financial services today Feature 13 March 2017 As customers and employees demand better and faster ways to engage, organisations...

How Open Data for Science Will Transform How We Develop Revolutionary New Products, Services and Miracle Cures

How Open Data for Science Will Transform How We Develop Revolutionary New Products, Services and Miracle Cures

Today, even an ordinary teenager with a smartphone has almost godlike power over information. With a few swipes and clicks, anybody can access the world's information, use...

New trends and troubles for AI in medicine - SiliconANGLE

New trends and troubles for AI in medicine - SiliconANGLE

Medicine is a complex field. So complex that any given person can’t know more than a fraction of what’s going on. Keeping up with the latest discoveries is impossible. Machine...

A Japanese ad agency invented an AI creative director — and ad execs preferred its ad to a human's

A Japanese ad agency invented an AI creative director — and ad execs preferred its ad to a human's

LONDON — In 2015, ad agency McCann Japan's creative planner Shun Matsuzaka set himself a task he called the "creative genome project": he wanted to create the world's first AI...

Google's DeepMind talks with National Grid to apply AI to energy use

Google's DeepMind talks with National Grid to apply AI to energy use

The Google-owned star British artificial intelligence company DeepMind is in talks with the National Grid about a potential partnership, with the possibility of using the...

Will AI make daily commutes the best part of your workday? - SiliconANGLE

Will AI make daily commutes the best part of your workday? - SiliconANGLE

Ride-sharing apps like Uber and Lyft have made the daily commute a less frustrating part of the day for many. Now a crowd-sourced fleet of 14-passenger vehicles acquired by Ford...

Is FB Messenger AI bot the best social strategy for businesses and others? - SiliconANGLE

Is FB Messenger AI bot the best social strategy for businesses and others? - SiliconANGLE

Businesses, entrepreneurs and public figures tired of trailing targets on the endless social apps circuit might find some respite in a chatbot. “If I told you there was a...

The AI ethics gap: the dangers of democratizing data - SiliconANGLE

The AI ethics gap: the dangers of democratizing data - SiliconANGLE

The role of data that fuels Artificial Intelligence raises some ethical questions. Who owns the data collected from healthcare devices or the information gathered from a Fitbit?...