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sergey brin founders' letter

Things AI Does for Alphabet According to Annual Founders’ Letter

Alphabet cofounder Sergey Brin penned this year's Founders' Letter, which outlined the company's AI applications and the potential risks of our AI-powered future. The Alphabet Founders' Letter has been released annually by CEO Larry Page and/or...
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...
New AlphaGo Zero "Unsupervised" AI is 100X Better While Using 10% Computing Power

New AlphaGo Zero “Unsupervised” AI is 100X Better While Using 10% Computing Power

DeepMind has introduced a new AlphaGo program and this time, it's a far superior Go player than the last iteration. DeepMind, Google's artificial intelligence arm, just unveiled the latest version of its AlphaGo program, the...
WaveNet to Give Google Assistant a More Humanized Voice

Finally, a New Voice for Google Assistant Thanks to WaveNet

Google's hardware day is over, and one thing that you might have missed from the event is that Google Assistant sounded more like a human than a robot now--all thanks to WaveNet! Yesterday, Google unveiled...
Elon Musk's OpenAI Bot Just Crushed a Dota 2 Pro Gamer!

Elon Musk’s OpenAI Bot Just Crushed a Dota 2 Pro Gamer!

Elon Musk couldn't contain his excitement when a bot from his AI startup OpenAI beat one of the best Dota 2 pro players in a 1-vs-1 match. https://twitter.com/elonmusk/status/896163163581825025 Last night, participants and spectators at Valve's yearly...
code-mixing

Code-Mixing and Bilingual Speakers Will Drive Microsoft AI Personal Assistant Tech

Here at Edgy Labs, we’re deeply committed to following the development of AI and informing our readers of breakout technologies. Here, we cover Microsoft’s newest approaches to AI integration. Overall, AI is an intensely competitive...
Maluuba

Look Out! Microsoft Maluuba Startup Rivals WaveNet, DeepText

Microsoft has acquired a new startup that could introduce a new level of interaction and character to their AI efforts. Could this move give Cortana an edge in the Digital assistant market? Furthermore, what...
deep learning

Deep Learning Improved by DeepMind’s new AI

DeepMind, Alphabet's AI division, has developed a new AI application called the "Differential Neural Computer". The DNC builds on the AI concept of deep learning by enabling a machine to use memories of past...