Is robotisation the answer to job re-creation?

Is robotisation the answer to job re-creation?

The launch of the first British Robotics Seed Fund is indicative of the role that robotics and automation are going to play in providing huge productivity benefits to economies...

The Self-Driving Enterprise: How AI Will Make Apps and Us Work Better

The Self-Driving Enterprise: How AI Will Make Apps and Us Work Better

AI has begun to take hold in the everyday, in the form of Siri, Alexa and autonomous vehicles. But if identifying the nearest Korean BBQ and driving me there is all that the...

Geneva Motor Show 2017: autonomous flying cars, self-driving tech, more - SiliconANGLE

Geneva Motor Show 2017: autonomous flying cars, self-driving tech, more - SiliconANGLE

After two press days, the 87thGeneva Motor Showofficially opens up to the public today and runs until Mar. 19. One of the biggest events in the European automotive calendar, the...

Teaching machines to understand video could be the key to giving them common sense

Teaching machines to understand video could be the key to giving them common sense

Yann LeCun says the next frontier in machine vision is software that learns just by observing the world. Five years ago, researchers made a sudden leap in the accuracy of...

In Hospital ICUs, AI Could Predict Which Patients Are Likely to Die

In Hospital ICUs, AI Could Predict Which Patients Are Likely to Die

Hospitals have an understandable goal for their intensive care units: to reduce “dead in bed” events.   With streams of data coming from equipment that monitors patients’ vital...

Artificial Intelligence: What is It and Why Now?

Artificial Intelligence: What is It and Why Now?

Artificial Intelligence (AI) represents nowadays a paradigm shift that is driving at the same time the scientific progress as well as the industry evolution. Given the intense...

Data Science, a Necessity for HR in the Competitive Business World

Data Science, a Necessity for HR in the Competitive Business World

According to the World Bank (2012), everyday 2.5×1018 Byte of data is created. This raw data which is created every single day is referred to as Big Data. According to Mckinsey...

Nvidia’s Jetson platform can power drones with good artificial intelligence

Nvidia’s Jetson platform can power drones with good artificial intelligence

Nvidia unveiled its Jetson TX2 platform to power drones with good artificial intelligence. The platform includes the Jetson TX2 “embedded AI supercomputer,” a chip and its...

How Facebook Messenger evolved into a chat camera

How Facebook Messenger evolved into a chat camera

A picture is worth a thousand words…that no one wants to type on a tiny screen. And even if you did mash in all that text, it’d still lose the subtleties of sarcasm or...

The Next Great Frontier for Drones Lies in the Ocean Depths

The Next Great Frontier for Drones Lies in the Ocean Depths

Consumer drones conquered the sky. Now they look to the sea. Drones capable of underwater operation are little more than novelties at the moment, but the technology could...

How AI researchers built a neural network that learns to speak in just a few hours

How AI researchers built a neural network that learns to speak in just a few hours

The Chinese search giant’s Deep Voice system learns to talk in just a few hours with little or no human interference. In the battle to apply deep-learning techniques to the...

Artificial Intelligence system can help robots interact with autistic children

Artificial Intelligence system can help robots interact with autistic children

 People with autism see, hear and feel the world differently from other people, which affects how they interact with others. (Photo: Massachusetts Institute of...