A visit to a robot factory in Ohio
Hello! I’m Mark Olsen, and welcome to another edition of your regular field guide to a world of Only Good Movies. Shortly after we send out this week's newsletter, the prize winners of this year's Cannes Film Festival will be announced. Regardless of who walks away with the festival’s top awards,...
Google's DeepMind lab is retiring its Go-playing machine as researchers eye a much bigger future. The post AlphaGo's Designers Explore New AI After Winning Big in China appeared first on WIRED.
The satirical biopic "War Machine" is written and directed by David Michod ("Animal Kingdom") based on the nonfiction book "The Operators: The Wild and Terrifying Inside... For more, visit our blog !
Codemasters & Koch Media released the second gameplay trailer for Micro Machines World Series ahead of its release on PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Steam (PC) on 23rd June. Check Out the Micro Machines World Series Second Gameplay Trailer: Racing has always been at the heart of Micro Machines, and Micro Machines World Series sees...
ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE Google's AlphaGo Continues Dominance With Second Win in China Cade Metz | WIRED "The last game of the series is set for Saturday. But before then, on Friday, the machine will play two others: one against a team of top human players, and one alongside human players. And frankly, that’s where the interest […]
Animator Marty Cooper aka Hombre McSteez’s latest clip features another motley crew of silly cartoon characters interacting with real world objects, from a barfing washing machine to a tiny moose we wish would take care of cleaning the goo from inside our microwave too.
As machine learning matures, we're finding more and more applications for the technology, beyond the niche and novelty. It's even starting to encroach on the jobs of designers and programmers, if Tony Beltramelli's research project "pix2code" is anything to go by. More »
This week in theaters we have the new "Pirates of the Caribbean" movie and the "Baywatch" reboot, both of which haven't fared well with critics. In limited release we have the... For more, visit our blog !
Netflix enlists its biggest star yet, but the satire never quite snaps to attention.
The Zero-Emission BMW Mission Just hours ago we were introduced to this mean machine, the BMW Motorrad Concept Link. Fresh from its reveal at the Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este 2017...
Bloomberg's Mark Gurman writes that Apple is developing a custom chip to speed up functions on iPhone and iPad that pertain to artificial intelligence, the last development in custom circuits dedicated to A.I. and machine learning.
So, say you have a Dropbox folder that keeps your media files synced across all your machines. Wouldn’t it be super-convenient to have iTunes import music from the Dropbox folder automatically? Also, just double-clicking the media files...Show More Summary
BMW Motorrad created the Vision Next 100 series of concept machines to demonstrate its take on the next century of personal mobility. The Concept Link joins its ranks, showcasing technologies that are likely to dominate future city streets,...Show More Summary
Technology is like an unstoppable wave, rushing upon the shore and scattering countless grains of sand. In the same way, technology will wash away workers in the coming economic sea change. Smart machines will take their jobs, and they will need new ones. Darlene Damm, writing for the Harvard......
"The stage of spoken-word theatre is indebted to a sense of the world that is centred on the human. On the stage of the 21st century, however, we find a new distribution of power, a new dynamic of creatures, ghosts, machines, objects. The things we once invented to define identities or let them manifest themselves […]
There is a scene toward the end of the Netflix Original War Machine, showing U.S. Marines attempting to suppress insurgent fighters during a big operation in Afghanistan. They have to "win the war," but they also have to protect civilians....
Hollywood can be a brutal and unforgiving place. We’ve seen dreams get crushed in the moviemaking machine, and we’ve seen directors cycle in and out of big budget productions due to creative differences. While Marvel Studios is largely...Show More Summary
CAN WE QUANTIFY MACHINE CONSCIOUSNESS? “Computationalism is based on the assumption that if two systems are functionally indistinguishable, they will be mentally indistinguishable. Because we experience the world, the argument goes,Show More Summary