New technologies in the classroom are giving students a more personalised path to learning. Initial results are promising but, Sonia Klug asks, what are the risks and benefits of letting machines teach the next generation?
‘The government needs to take more seriously both the opportunities and risks of automation than it has to date’
To avoid metabolic overload and divide tasks, synthetic biologists are turning to microbial consortia engineering. Here the authors design a co-culture controller that autonomously regulates population composition.
As AI technology develops rapidly, it is widely recognized that ethical guidelines are required for safe and fair implementation in society. But is it possible to agree on what is ‘ethical AI’? A detailed analysis of 84 AI ethics reports around the world, from national and international organizations, companies and institutes, explores this question, finding a convergence around core principles but substantial divergence on practical implementation.
View From The Top: The co-founder of AI Business, a portal for the technology’s real-world applications, says the arrival of machines that can learn anything a human can could be anything up to 100 years away
Scientists used machine learning to analyze the coevolution of physical traits in butterflies.
CBD Expo at the Miami Beach Convention Center has come and gone. Here are the best products and solutions for the hemp industry we saw at the show.
The proof-of-concept study could be a step toward better assisted communication devices for paralyzed people.
Yuval Harari on social inequality and the naivete of tech CEOs
'The creation of AGI will be the most important technological development in human history,' says OpenAI boss
App provokes shock with pictures – and concern about what they could be used for
Critics say 'Minority Report-style policing' must be stopped
Not only can artificial intelligence revolutionize healthcare, it could help restore the doctor-patient relationship.
Eric Topol, founder and director of Scripps Research Translational Institute and Reading Frames author, discusses the future of the doctor-patient bond in an era of artificial intelligence-driven medicine.
In Chapter 10, “Deep Discovery,” author Eric Topol considers the marriage of omics and AI.
A new artificial intelligence called Pluribus is a real card shark at six-player no-limit Texas Hold’em.
Pluribus became the first computer to win at no-limit Texas hold ’em
Amazon and Microsoft are vying for a controversial 'war cloud' contract worth $10 billion