The Allen Institute for Artificial Intelligence (AI2), a research center and startup incubator created by Microsoft cofounder Paul Allen, announced a new residency program that’s aimed at providing the intensive training needed for top engineers to become technical cofounders of AI startups. Here’s how it works: The organization will recruit a handful of top engineers […]
Disco, a startup partnered with Evernote cofounder Phil Libin's young artificial intelligence studio All Turtles, released its product to paying customers Tuesday. The product tracks positive language within office chat apps like Slack...Show More Summary
CHANGE: Socratic Artificial Intelligence Is Changing The Face Of Legal Knowledge.
Researchers from the University of Valladolid (Spain) have created a computer model based on neural networks that calculates the probability in Spanish provinces of corruption, as well as the conditions that favor it. This alert system confirms that the probabilities increase when the same party stays in government for more years.
by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, “Roy Russell, CEO of Ascertus Limited, highlights the top three technology trends in the legal sector in 2018: (1) ‘Me too’ artificial intelligence (AI) products will become prevalent...Show More Summary
Google on Monday announced it will open a research centre in Paris devoted to artificial intelligence, following a meeting between the tech giant's boss and French President Emmanuel Macron.
The amount of money invested into startups hit a new annual high in 2017 as venture capital firms made big bets on emerging technologies such as artificial intelligence and automotive systems. KPMG Enterprise, a subsidiary of KPMG Services Pte. Show More Summary
GUEST: After a recent seminar at Stanford, I had a chat with adjunct professor Jerry Kaplan about artificial intelligence embodiment. The question was: Who are the thinkers and companies who are really pushing AI theory? Some experts believe that for artificial intelligence or artificial general intelligence (AGI) to function peacefully and effectively in society, it needs […]
GUEST: Artificial intelligence assistants such as Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant have been a major topic of discussion over the past few months. From the release of the Google Home smart speaker to huge sales of Amazon Echo devices over Christmas, there’s been a buzz in the air for months — and that buzz is still […]
Europe's biggest software company SAP on Monday said it will spend up to two billion euros investing in and nurturing French start-ups as part of its push into cutting-edge technologies like artificial intelligence.
Law Practice Management, Socratic AI Is Changing the Face of Legal Knowledge: I cannot teach anybody anything. I can only make them think. —attributed to Socrates Law is a science, and … all the available materials of that science are contained in printed books… —Christopher C. Langdell, Speech at Harvard...
Researchers from the University of Valladolid (Spain) have created a computer model based on neural networks which provides in which Spanish provinces cases of corruption can appear with greater probability, as well as the conditions that favor their appearance. This alert system confirms that the probabilities increase when the same party stays in government more years.
How many artificial intelligence voice assistants are too many? Do people wish to manage all of their “internet of things” connected devices — TVs, speakers, lights, locks, etc. — with the same familiar digital chum? If they do, theShow More Summary
(FECYT - Spanish Foundation for Science and Technology) Researchers from the University of Valladolid (Spain) have created a computer model based on neural networks which provides in which Spanish provinces cases of corruption can appear with greater probability, as well as the conditions that favor their appearance. Show More Summary
Sundar Pichai said AI is one of the most important things humanity is working on.
Facebook has announced that it plans to invest €10 million (£8.8 million) in its artificial intelligence (AI) centre in Paris, The Financial Times reports. The AI lab in Paris was opened in 2015, but now Facebook said it's investingShow More Summary
Leading the fields of artificial intelligence, fintech, cyber security and robotics, these are the 30 young people to watch in European tech this year.
In our augmented future, the boundaries between physical and digital reality will be dissolved by super-fast networks, seamless interfaces, and smart artificial intelligences. There will be a rabbit hole around every corner, a trip every minute and an epiphany every hour. That venerable icon, ‘here be monsters’ will once again appear in the maps, but […]
In their new book "The Future Computed," Microsoft president Brad Smith and EVP of AI and research Harry Shum discuss the future of artificial intelligence. They argue that one of "the most important conclusions" they drew was the need...Show More Summary
Janelle Shane (previously at Neatorama) programs neural networks to study machine learning. She's taught algorithms to name Pokemón, Star Wars characters, and fish. The generated fish names were pretty much indistinguishable from existing fish names. Show More Summary