artificial intelligence

Google’s Creatability project taps AI to make creative tools more accessible

Google’s Creatability project taps AI to make creative tools more accessible

Google's Creatability project, created with New York University's Ability Project, taps artificial intelligence to make creation tools more accessible.
Amazon says Alexa is an ESFJ (Updated)

Amazon says Alexa is an ESFJ (Updated)

Alexa is an ESFJ on the Myers-Briggs personality type indicator, according to an Amazon VP. Personality is a part of Alexa forging connections with people.

Fleksy’s keyboard grabs $800k+ via equity crowdfunding

The dev team that’s now engineering the Fleksy keyboard app has raised more than $800,000 via an equity crowdfunding route. As we reported a year ago, the development of Fleksy’s keyboard has been
AI Art at Christie’s Sells for $432,500

AI Art at Christie’s Sells for $432,500

“Edmond de Belamy, from La Famille de Belamy,” by the French art collective Obvious, was sold on Thursday at Christie’s New York.
AI Art at Christie’s Sells for $432,500

AI Art at Christie’s Sells for $432,500

“Edmond de Belamy, from La Famille de Belamy,” by the French art collective Obvious, was sold on Thursday at Christie’s New York.
Cape launches police telepresence drone in Chula Vista, California

Cape launches police telepresence drone in Chula Vista, California

The Chula Vista Police Department will begin using Cape telepresence to launch remotely piloted drones in emergency situations.
Google Lens comes to Google Images for searching – and shopping – inside photos

Google Lens comes to Google Images for searching – and shopping – inside photos

Google this morning announced it’s bringing its A.I.-powered Lens technology to Google Image Search. The idea, explains the company, is to allow web searchers to learn more about what’s in a photo –
Google is about to have even more control over the images you find on the internet

Google is about to have even more control over the images you find on the internet

Google announced today (Oct. 25) that it’s bringing Google Lens, the Android feature that identifies objects in pictures, to its Google Image Search on the…
Google Images Adds More Artificial Intelligence to Improve its Vision

Google Images Adds More Artificial Intelligence to Improve its Vision

The company is trying to give people more to do when looking for photos with Google Images.
Google Images Adds More Artificial Intelligence to Improve its Vision

Google Images Adds More Artificial Intelligence to Improve its Vision

The company is trying to give people more to do when looking for photos with Google Images.
Google launches Lens for image searches

Google launches Lens for image searches

Google is bringing its Lens computer vision to Google Image searches with an initial focus on helping people search or buy objects.
Xiaomi opts for sliding camera and no notch for new bezel-less Mi Mix phone

Xiaomi opts for sliding camera and no notch for new bezel-less Mi Mix phone

Xiaomi has announced the newest version of its bezel-less Mi Mix family, and it doesn’t sport a notch like its Mi 8 flagship. Indeed, unlike the Mi 8 — which I called one of Xiaomi’s most brazen Apple
A.I. Songwriting Has Arrived. Don’t Panic

A.I. Songwriting Has Arrived. Don’t Panic

Welcome to the next great debate about the legitimacy of creativity.
A.I. Songwriting Has Arrived. Don’t Panic

A.I. Songwriting Has Arrived. Don’t Panic

Welcome to the next great debate about the legitimacy of creativity.
Yobe uses AI and microphones to isolate voices in a crowd

Yobe uses AI and microphones to isolate voices in a crowd

Yobe launched its Voice Identification System for user Profile Retrieval, an "intelligence" that can identify and track voices in noisy environments.
Who will spend $10,000 on an AI-generated portrait?

Who will spend $10,000 on an AI-generated portrait?

“Portrait of Edmond De Belamy,” which goes on sale at Christie’s today (Oct. 25), looks at a quick glance like the handiwork of some long…

MediaTek Helio P70 processor promises smarter AI, more responsive gaming

MediaTek introduced the Helio P70 last week and we know the 12nm process-based processor will be available soon. This follows the MediaTek P60 from last year. We noted earlier this chipset will help a
Self-Driving Cars Can't Choose Who to Kill Yet, But People Already Have Lots of Opinions

Self-Driving Cars Can't Choose Who to Kill Yet, But People Already Have Lots of Opinions

That people would generally prefer to minimize casualties in a hypothetical autonomous car crash has been found to be true in past research, but what happens when people are presented with more

Facebook says it removed 8.7M child exploitation posts with new machine learning tech

Facebook announced today that it has removed 8.7 million pieces of content last quarter that violated its rules against child exploitation, thanks to new technology. The new AI and machine learning

5 Key Takeaways from Tesla's Q3 Earnings Call

It was Elon Musk's last earnings report as company chairman after an SEC settlement, at least for the next three years.