Tag: AI

soft robots, ai robot

New Materials Discovered for Soft Robots and AI Tech

Thanks to the scientists from the MIT Laboratory for Atomistic and Molecular Mechanics and an unusual species of sea worm, a new adaptable material has been discovered for AI robots. Through biomimicry--the imitation of the...
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How Machine Learning Trains AI to be Sexist (by Accident)

Without question, the world is moving toward automation and artificial intelligence, which pick up on some of our deeply-ingrained natural prejudices. While scenarios like The Matrix and I, Robot might seem like folly, AI picks up...
What a New Theory on Memory Formation Means for Machine Learning

What a New Theory on Memory Formation Means for Machine Learning

A recent study challenges an accepted concept of how the brain forms and stores memories. The new learning mechanism could inform future AI development. One of the many enigmas of the human brain is that...
Intelligence Agencies Bank on AI

Intelligence Agencies Bank on AI, Social Media to Process Data

Intelligence agencies are sitting on large volumes of raw data. Now they are banking their data processing hopes on artificial intelligence to make sense of it all. It's no secret that agencies like the NSA,...
Artificial Intelligence as a Future Cyber Weapon of Internet Criminals

AI is the Future Cyber Weapon of Internet Criminals

As the potential of artificial intelligence rapidly unfold through continuous research studies, experts are starting to be alarmed by the possibility of AI being exploited and used as a future cyber weapon. Just last month,...
Artificial Intelligence to Classify Plant Species

Scientists Use Artificial Intelligence to Classify Plant Species

Deep learning algorithms were trained to recognize and classify thousands of plant and animal specimen, with great results. Can you tell the difference between a cheetah and a leopard, an alpaca and a llama, a...
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Brainwave, the Latest in a Surge of Deep Learning Acceleration Platforms

Many tech giants looking to stay ahead of the AI curve are creating different kinds of platforms to boost AI tech and the startups that create them. In comes Microsoft Brainwave. As a result of...
autonomous weapons

Elon Musk Leads Coalition Asking UN to ban Lethal Autonomous Weapons

Over 100 AI and robotics experts have signed a petition, calling the United Nations to ban future, lethal autonomous weapons and prevent an unmanageable third age of warfare. Elon Musk, as a futurist tech luminary,...
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How Machine Learning can put an end to Video Buffering

Everyone hates watching their YouTube video buffer. We've been there with you, languishing in impatience. Everyone also knows that machine learning is the basis for developing an artificial intelligence driven future right out of science...
brain-to-brain communication

Scientists Theorize Brain-to-Brain Communication for the Near Future

Some would say that communication is the basis of connection, interaction, and progress. Written, verbal, non-verbal--even Emoji--communication plays an integral part in day-to-day activities. Consequently, when communication doesn’t happen or goes awry, catastrophe can strike. What if...