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A new exhibit points out that intelligent life is already among us in the form of animals. And how do we treat it? It would be wildly optimistic of us to answer “well.”
In part one of our look at the future of artificial intelligence, expert Charlie Ortiz told us that to envision a future in which machines transcend their programming and become a problem is too negative a view to take, despite such suggestions from high profile figures like Stephen Hawking and Elon Musk. Ortiz also said that machines with intelligence to rival our own were “nowhere near” being a reality. In part two, then, we’ll find out what the more realistic, short-term future of AI...
We spoke to AI expert Charlie Ortiz who revealed why he thinks AI will not be a threat, and what, in his view, the ‘real’ future of AI will look like.
Researchers from North Carolina State University have developed artificial intelligence (AI) software that is significantly better than any previous technology at predicting what goal a player is trying to achieve in a video game.
The decision-making capabilities of artificial intelligence (AI) technology could be enhanced using quantum physics, researchers claim in a new paper in the journal Physical Review X.
A new competition has been announced aimed at developing artificial intelligence (AI) so advanced it could deliver a TED Talk that receives a standing ovation.
- The artificial intelligence field, in which Minsky is a towering figure, has contributed decisively to enlarging the role of computers - from calculating machines to universal machines - and facilitating
Vicarious, a California startup company that develops AI software, has announced that the algorithms used by its software can now reliably solve modern CAPTCHAs
The NSF wants to advance the field of artificial intelligence by giving the MIT and Harvard $25 million to establish the Center for Brains, Minds and Machines.
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- A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).