Art created by an artificial intelligence exacts unprecedented control over nerve cells tied to vision in monkey brains, and could lead to new neuroscience experiments.
Bioengineers liken it to a self-driving car navigating to a desired destination inside a human body
Entrepreneur say technology allowing humans to 'effectively merge with AI' is imminent
'Information panels' gave details about World Trade Center collapse during videos about inferno
They are just one of the fears with developing technology, but such bots have been here for much longer than you think, writes Mike Ryder
Slowly but surely, machine learning has been creeping into and helping to shape public policy – in healthcare, policing, probation services and other areas. But are we ignoring crucial questions about this technology?
Technology will examine the grade-level and gender of suspected victims and perpetrators
German mood music app has been tasked with creating 20 albums in a single year
Device uses machine learning to identify which types of food are being thrown away
We don’t like the idea of robots taking our jobs, so why do we think it’d be a good idea to let them lead? Let’s stop being ludicrous and consider whether we really would be prepared to sacrifice democracy for technocracy
Video-sharing website takes drastic steps to shut down footage of shooting
Here, the authors sample air and surfaces in hospital rooms of COVID-19 patients, detect SARS-CoV-2 RNA in air samples of two of three tested airborne infection isolation rooms, and find surface contamination in 66.7% of tested rooms during the first week of illness and 20% beyond the first week of illness.
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.
In ‘The Big Nine,’ futurist Amy Webb explores the political and economic factors that are shaping artificial intelligence.
Despite visa problems and limited resources, African technologists are only accelerating their research. Can they make AI work for the continent?
New study suggests autonomous vehicles might be racist
Algorithms aren’t sophisticated enough to make these strategic hiring decisions–yet.
Artificial intelligence that helps make scientific discoveries needs to get better at admitting its uncertainty, Genevera Allen says.