Tag: artificial intelligence

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,...
Artificial Intelligence to Expedite the Process of Discovering Metallic Glass

Artificial Intelligence to Expedite the Process of Discovering Metallic Glass

Scientists reportedly created a new metallic glass that is said to be lighter and stronger than steel. A team of researchers from the Department of Energy's SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, the National Institute of Standards and...
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...
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...
Key Highlights from Zuckerberg's 2-Day Clash With Lawmakers

Key Highlights From Zuckerberg’s Two-day Clash With Lawmakers

It's been two tough days for Mark Zuckerberg as the U.S. Senate and House Congressional committees grilled him about the Cambridge Analytica scandal. Weeks after the data breach scandal broke out, Facebook's CEO, Mark Zuckerberg,...
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,...
A South Korea University is Under Fire for its AI Weapons Research

South Korean University Under Fire for its AI Weapons Research lab

AI researchers and expert critics call for a South Korea university to be boycotted for opening its AI weapons research lab. One of South Korea's prestigious universities has drawn the ire of AI researchers around...
Apple Just Hired Former Google A.I. Chief John Giannandrea

Apple Just Hired Former Google A.I. Chief John Giannandrea

Apple announced on Tuesday that John Giannandrea, Google's former A.I. chief, would be joining the company as its newest head of machine learning and A.I. strategy. Aside from running Apple's highly secretive A.I. and machine...
Apple to Replace Intel with Custom Mac Chips by 2020

Apple to Replace Intel with Custom Mac Chips by 2020

Rumors have surfaced that Apple will ditch Intel by 2020 and begin to equip their computers with their own company-made Mac processors. In a story published by Bloomberg on Monday, it was reported that Apple is planning to replace Intel...
Shame

China Uses AI, Facial Recognition, and Shame for Law Enforcement

As one of the most powerful of human emotions, shame has always been a tool of governments and societies alike. In an increasingly tech-centric world, what will shame's role be in new developments? In a...