A research agreement on robotics and AI will result in robot waiters and chefs[Read more…]
Robotics has come a long way in the past few years. Robots can now fetch items from specific spots in massive warehouses, swim through the ocean to study marine life, and lift 200 times their own weight. They can even perform synchronized dance routines.
But the really big question is—can robots put together an Ikea chair?
A team of engineers from Nanyang Technological University in Singapore decided to find out, detailing their work in a paper published last week in the […] Continue Reading…
Pedro Domingos on the Arms Race in Artificial IntelligenceChristoph Scheuermann and Bernhard Zand | Spiegel Online“AI lowers the cost of knowledge by orders of magnitude. One good, effective machine learning system can do the work of a million people, whether it’s for commercial purposes or for cyberespionage. Imagine a country that produces a thousand times more knowledge than another. This is the challenge we are facing.”
Gene Therapy Could Free Some People From a Lifetime of Blood TransfusionsEmily Mullin […] Continue Reading…
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