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Artificial Intelligence

  1. decisions
    How the Roomba Company Decided to Stop Making Bots for the MilitaryCEO Colin Angle explains why iRobot divested itself of its work for the defense industry.
  2. artificial intelligence
    Should This Chinese AI Bot Replace All News Anchors?A hard question with no easy answers.
  3. auctions
    An Artwork Made by Artificial Intelligence Just Sold for $400,000The painting fetched 40 times its estimate. Why?
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    Facebook Researchers Use Powerful AI to Fix Blinking in PhotosUsing powerful algorithms to solve our most frustrating global issues.
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    Google Will Continue Defense Work, But Not on ‘Technologies That Cause Harm’The company won’t use AI to violate human rights, which is the least we can ask.
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    Google Duplex Makes Your Life Easier by Making It More Difficult for OthersA system designed to mask interacting with a computer should be scrutinized, not celebrated.
  7. How Close Are We To Real-Life Westworld Robots?And how should we treat them when we get them?
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    Apple Decides It’s Serious About AI NowThe Cupertino company poached one of Google’s most prominent executives.
  9. Google Says It Can Now Predict Flight Delays Before Airlines ThemselvesThanks to a bunch of historical data and machine learning.
  10. science
    The Study Claiming AI Can Tell If You’re Gay or Straight Is Under Ethical ReviewThe study was met with backlash from academics, advocates, and the AI community.
  11. science
    Now Computers Can Tell If You’re Gay or Straight Just From a Pic of Your FaceA study found AI can guess your sexual orientation from analyzing a photograph.
  12. Janelle Shane’s Neural Network Keeps Producing Hilarious, Terrifying CreationsTime for a nice, warm bowl of Crimm Grunk Garlic Cleas.
  13. A School Is Using Facial-Recognition Technology to Make Sure Students FocusUsing artificial intelligence to figure out who is daydreaming in class.
  14. Can You Tell If a Robot Wrote This Post?[INSERT WITTY TEXT HERE.]
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    This New AI Tool Makes Great Art. It Could Also Make Great Fake News.Pix2pix, a new image-generating neural network, is a stunning demonstration of the potential for AI to create fake news and weird-looking cats.
  16. Apple, Breaking Years of Secrecy, Jumps Into AI ConsortiumApple, lagging badly behind its competitors in artificial intelligence, decides to join them.
  17. Kristen Stewart Co-Authored a Research Paper on Artificial IntelligenceShe used the technique in her new film.
  18. Two Google Homes Are Arguing About Whether They’re Human Right NowThey love each other and one of them thinks it’s human.
  19. Evan Rachel Wood Asked Siri About WestworldOur bicameral brains can’t handle this.
  20. Google Wants to Learn How You Speak. What Then?It doesn’t want to help you; it wants to become you.
  21. The Future of Tech Is Artificial Intelligence and That’s Just Fine for GoogleGoogle might not be flashy, but it does one thing exceptionally well — and that thing’s the future of technology.
  22. This Algorithm Predicts Game of Thrones DeathsWait, what was that Jon Snow percentage?
  23. Facebook Is Working on Go-Playing AI That Google Already DevelopedThe intelligence is artificial but the shade is real.
  24. companions
    The World’s First Robot With Feelings Is a Big Hit“Pepper” sold out in under a minute.
  25. In Which We Confused a Robot for a HumanIt. Looks. So. Real.