Nick Bostrom, a philosopher and technologist, explains that AI is really about continual optimization and how humans can suffer from myopic optimization events. In his TED talk, he explains how we...
Expert System uses sophisticated cognitive algorithms in artificial intelligence to access information through its product, Cogito. The acquisition of TEMIS, a provider of text analytics, builds Expert System's semantic intelligence capabilities.
According to a new report by Tractica, the market for enterprise AI systems will increase from $202.5 million in 2015 to $11.1 billion by 2024.
Much is said (and written) about how AI is used to analyze human behavior. Its role in producing data and teaching human behavior is often lost in the shadows. Today we'll look at one example of how AI is teaching behaviors rather than simply analyzing them and as a result stands poised to produce data on humans too.
A smarter Cortana, the Windows personal assistant, will be making her way to iOS and Android mobile devices, according to sources cited by the Reuters newswire.
The question is, why aren't more people analyzing the probable impact of AI on humankind and working on policies and plans to both maximize the benefits of AI and automation while minimizing the negative effects?
The top news stories for Oct. 13, 2014.
One cannot talk intelligently about big data and not be thinking of its ultimate outcome: artificial intelligence, or AI. BabyX is not a real baby but it shows us just how far AI has already come.
On this, the 100th anniversary of Turing's birth, researchers put a test before human judges to see if they could tell whether they were conversing with another human or a machine.
"One can imagine such technology outsmarting financial markets, out-inventing human researchers, out-manipulating human leaders, and developing weapons we cannot even understand. Whereas the short-term impact of AI depends on who controls it, the long-term impact depends on whether it can be controlled at all," wrote Stephen Hawking, Stuart Russell, Max Tegmark and Frank Wilczek in a post in The Independent.