More than a thousand artificial intelligence researchers just co-signed an open letter urging the United Nations to ban the development and use of autonomous weapons. The letter was presented this week at the 2015 International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Show More Summary
The Future of Life Institute has presented an open letter signed by over 1,000 robotics and artificial intelligence (AI) researchers urging the United Nations to impose a ban on the development of weaponized AI with the capability to target and kill without meaningful human intervention. Show More Summary
Intelligent devices and their ever-growing network encompassing our daily lives have emerged as a Utopian idea for our tech-savvy generation. As predicted by research firm IDC, by 2020 there will be over 28 billion objects with data exchange capabilities. Internet of Things (IoT) is already on its way to become the next big tech trend. Its […]
One of the big questions intelligence researchers grapple with is just how differences in intelligence are reflected in the human brain. Researchers have succeeded in studying further details relating to suspected functional differences in the brains of intelligent people. Show More Summary
More than a thousand artificial intelligence researchers have co-signed an open letter calling for a ban on autonomous weapons, or "killer robots." As The Verge reports, they have been joined by hundreds more sympathetic signatoriesShow More Summary
Although artificial neural networks are getting a lot more intelligent very quickly (Google's AI even has incredibly trippy dreams), one limitation has been that most of these systems are designed to recognise photos rather than hand drawings. Show More Summary
Toyota, Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation (SMBC) and SPARX Group are considering funding research in the fields of intelligent technology, robotics, and hydrogen-related technologies. The companies have signed a memorandum of understanding...Show More Summary
Google's "Deep Dream" is a research experiment that uses artificial intelligence to convert everyday photos into an acid trip. Make your own.
While use of camouflage and intelligent color have proven to be vital in the army for more than a century, football kit colors are still not acknowledged as a possible success factor, new research concludes.
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Happy Weekend! IoT Weekender is a collection of our favorite internet of things news of the week from BI Intelligence, Business Insider’s paid research service. M2M CONNECTIONS IN CHINA TO REACH 336 MILLION BY 2020: Last year, ChinaShow More Summary
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Happy Weekend! Mobile Weekender is a collection of our favorite mobile news of the week from BI Intelligence, Business Insider’s paid research service. INTERNET OF THINGS AND DATA CENTERS LIFT INTEL IN Q2: US chipmaker Intel has historically relied on sales of its PC processors to generate the lion's share of its revenue. Show More Summary
Artificial intelligence (AI) has given rise to machines that can match humans at chess, rival them in the stock market, and aid them in the clinic. But researchers' ultimate goal is to create a well-rounded, human-like computer program -- an aspiration that raises many questions and poses a wide range of challenges. Show More Summary
While it may be tough to objectively measure how smart someone is, researchers have pinpointed some pretty interesting traits that appear to indicate intelligence. Produced by Alex Kuzoian. Illustrations by Mike Nudelman. Follow BI Video: On Facebook Join the conversation about this story »
Artificial Intelligence may seem like a buzzword now, but for decades it wasn't considered all that interesting by those in the field. In fact, though there were a few scientists working tirelessly for decades on neural network projects,...Show More Summary
Researchers have shown that intelligence in animal species can be estimated by the size of the holes in the skull through which the arteries pass.
I lead a research team of data scientists responsible for discovering insights that lead to market and competitive intelligence for our company, Computer Sciences Corporation (CSC). We are a busy group. We get questions from all different areas of the …
Earlier this week, the research firm Slice Intelligence disclosed that cumulative Apple Watch sales likely fall somewhere in the 3 million unit range. Moreover, Slice Intelligence just one week earlier revealed that Apple Watch sales have dropped by an astounding 90% since the device first went on sale back in April. Show More Summary