Tag: AI

gloat

Career Site “Gloat” Seeks to Use AI as Tinder for Recruitment

Artificial intelligence use permeates many industries at an increasing rate. The job site Workey got into the AI game, raising $8 million USD to replace their headhunters with AI. AI isn’t just for video games,...
qwop

Google’s DeepMind AI Recreates Viral Browser Game QWOP

Neural networks achieve increasingly impressive benchmarks. Google’s own AI, DeepMind, recently taught itself how to walk based on sensor usage. This article explores how that process took place and relates it to viral game...
emotional ai sophia

Emotional AI Will Soon see Right Through Your Poker Face

Beyond current facial recognition systems, intelligent, emotional AI will soon be able to detect, recognize, and track your inner state. To avoid emotional recognition by an emotional AI, relax the muscles of your face. Focus...
lost in space

Netflix Lost In Space Review: “Alien AI Would be a Good Manservant”

Note From the Editor: Warning: this article definitely contains spoilers. And, half-baked ones at that. Admittedly, I’ve only made it to Episode 7 of LOST IN SPACE. I am happy to prove myself wrong...
Automation in the job market

New Report Shows Only 14% of Job Market at Risk of Automation

Newly released data is contradicting previous projections of how automation could affect the job market. Maybe we won't be replaced after all. In 2013, Oxford University released statistics related to job automation in the U.S....
Virtual assistant, or robot butler

The Future of Chat Simulators and Virtual Assistants

Alexa and Google Home transmute the definition of the word "virtual assistant". What does this mean for the future of AI-assisted chatbots and chat simulators? You may have imagined an “AI future” to be something akin to I,...
mitsubishi ai engineer

Mitsubishi Tests AI Engineer for Thermal Power Plants

Automation may be the next catalyst for innovation in the energy sector as Mitsubishi tests an AI engineer for thermal power plants in Taiwan. We aren’t just talking about the disposal of nuclear waste or...
How technology protects human rights

5 Ways Technology Helps Protect Human Rights

Technology may positively impact our response to global challenges. Here are five exciting examples of how technology protects human rights.  Lately, all I’ve been hearing about is how anti-social social media is and how our...
household robtos

9 (Mostly) Household Robots That Will Change the Near Future

Household robots made a big splash this year at CES2018. But there have been developments since then, too. Given that we saw a Boston Dynamics robot open a door recently, it’s safe to say that...
Grammarly's gender biased terms

Why We Should Care About Grammarly’s Gender-biased Features

While working the other day, I came across an element within the spellcheck system of Grammarly which made me pause. While writing about an island created in the Atlantic as a power plant, I used...