artificial intelligence

NVIDIA, ARM Partner To Combine IoT With Deep Learning

NVIDIA and ARM have formed a partnership that will see a huge number of mobile and Internet of Things (IoT) devices integrated with deep learning inferencing. The tie-up will allow NVIDIA to

Facebook Delays Smart Speakers Amid Privacy Scandal: Report

Facebook postponed the planned unveiling of its smart speakers due to a major data privacy scandal it’s currently enduring, Bloomberg reported Wednesday, citing sources with knowledge of the decision.
We salute the developer who created an Alexa-controlled robot tank to deliver his beer

We salute the developer who created an Alexa-controlled robot tank to deliver his beer

What’s cooler than Amazon’s Alexa voice assistant being able to get you a beer? Having it delivered via a toy tank. Software developer Balázs Simon posted his newest project, called WalaBeer Tank, to

Scotty Labs raises $6 million for remote-controlled autonomous car platform

Scotty Labs, a tele-operations company that is working on technology to enable people to remotely control self-driving cars, has raised a $6 million seed round from Gradient Ventures with
Alphabet X exploring AI and drones to improve farming

Alphabet X exploring AI and drones to improve farming

Alphabet’s “moonshot factory” X is tackling the world’s food problems. X head Astro Teller recently revealed details about the effort at MIT Technology Review‘s EmTech Digital event, where he

Nvidia: Self-Driving Car Market Huge But Will Takeoff Be Delayed?

Nvidia raised its forecast for the autonomous vehicle market at its analyst day. But, chip sales could be delayed past 2020 if self-driving cars take longer to test. The post Nvidia: Self-Driving Car
This robot arm can make 3D-printed parts for itself

This robot arm can make 3D-printed parts for itself

German engineering firm KUKA Robotics is prototyping a robotic arm that works with a MakerBot 3D printer to speed up the manufacture of robotic arms. Parts can be printed, retrieved and installed by a
Alphabet X exploring AI and drones to improve farming

Alphabet X exploring AI and drones to improve farming

Alphabet’s “moonshot factory” X is tackling the world’s food problems. X head Astro Teller recently revealed details about the effort at MIT Technology Review‘s EmTech Digital event, where he
Macron Lays Out Artificial-Intelligence Push Against China, U.S.

Macron Lays Out Artificial-Intelligence Push Against China, U.S.

President Emmanuel Macron is rolling out France’s strategy to close an artificial-intelligence gap with the U.S. and China.

Facebook Smart Speaker Has Face ID, Stores Data Locally: Report

Facebook’s upcoming smart speaker planned to be advertised as the Portal will boast facial recognition capabilities but will only store user data locally due to privacy concerns, The Information

Verizon Touts Edge-To-Cloud Citywide A.I. Goals At GTC 2018

Verizon has taken to NVIDIA’s GPU Technology Conference (GTC 2018) to show off how its Smart Communities group is working to make cities safer and more efficient using an edge-to-cloud video platform
Reverse engineering consciousness: Is the brain a quantum computer?

Reverse engineering consciousness: Is the brain a quantum computer?

The human brain is often described as a powerful computer, a metaphor that leads many experts to fear AI could one day become sentient. But what if developers seeking to create machines that think are
Adobe reveals a sneak preview of Master Plan, an AI-assisted planner

Adobe reveals a sneak preview of Master Plan, an AI-assisted planner

EXCLUSIVE: One of the many highlights of Adobe Summit each year is the Sneaks segment, where the company shows off projects that provide a glimpse of where its technology is going next — although

Candidate Discovery Beta Hits The Hire By Google Platform

Search giant Google recently made an attempt to leverage its searching and AI prowess for recruiters and job hunters in the form of the Hire By Google platform, and now the fledgling job board is

How Coders Are Fighting Bias in Facial Recognition Software

Facial recognition systems are better at identifying whites than people of other ethnic groups. Companies like Gfycat are trying to fix the problem.

France wants to become an artificial intelligence hub

Emmanuel Macron and his government are launching a big initiative around artificial intelligence today. They want to turn France into one of the leading countries when it comes to artificial
AI touch myself: Scientists create self-replicating neural network

AI touch myself: Scientists create self-replicating neural network

A pair of researchers from Columbia University recently built a self-replicating AI system. Instead of painstakingly creating the layers of a neural network and guiding it’s development as it becomes

Excel is getting smarter

Excel is the workhorse of many industries and if you love your spreadsheets, the following news will likely make you unreasonably happy: Excel is getting smarter, thanks to a fresh infusion of
Ay, robot! Watch Will Smith get rejected by an A.I. robot in hi-tech bad date

Ay, robot! Watch Will Smith get rejected by an A.I. robot in hi-tech bad date

He might be charming, but Will Smith is no match for Sophia the robot.
When diagnosis time means life or death, NVIDIA’s advanced AI can save lives

When diagnosis time means life or death, NVIDIA’s advanced AI can save lives

When time matters, is AI better at saving lives than a human doctor? Advanced modeling based on deep machine learning shows that artificial intelligence can recognize the conditions of sepsis hours