If facial recognition software and Amazon's Alexa are held up as popular examples of surveillance capitalism, Boston Dynamics videos are usually shoved in ones face by people afraid of these robots' mobility and physical prowess.
The big chip companies are also increasingly pivoting towards supporting advanced capabilities like machine learning, which has forced them to make their devices ever more energy-efficient.
The new LG V30 smartphone, which entered the rumour mills as the LG V30s earlier, is touted to feature a suite of artificial intelligence (AI) technologies focusing on camera and voice recognition.
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As of right now, however, there is just one small hiccup – the software mistakes desert landscapes for nude photographs.
AImotive's approach to autonomous driving is a little different from that of some of the best-known systems. For starters, they're using cameras, not lidar, as primary sensors.
It is possible that the phenomenon of consciousness requires a self-organizing system, like the brain's physical structure. If so, then current machines will come up short.
From Apple's assistant Siri to self-driving cars, evolution of AI has been transformational, to the extent that it seems to replicate human characteristics, intellect and behaviour.
Today, OpenAI announced that they have created a bot which beats the world’s top professionals at 1v1 matches of Dota 2 under standard tournament rules.