Sunday, November 28, 2021

Amazon Hires AI Executive, Hassan Sawaf, Away From eBay

Amazon.com Inc. recently poached an artificial-intelligence expert from rival eBay Inc., the latest move by the retail giant to strengthen its ability to quickly...

The Future of Work and AI

In 2012, Dennis Mortensen had 1,019 meetings, each of which required an average of roughly eight back-and-forth emails to schedule. Now his personal assistant,...

Keeping Sharks at Bay with the Help of AI

Does the idea to use artificial intelligence (AI), drones and electric force fields to prevent sharks from eating human bathers have teeth? Several tech...

Intel Forms New AI Group Reporting Directly To CEO

As we have been writing for a while now, artificial intelligence will transform pretty much everything we do in our lives in the next...

The White House releases new report on AI R&D

Since 1956, when computer science researchers gathered in the small town of Hanover, N.H. at Dartmouth College to talk about the field’s nascent investigations...

Warner Music Group Makes Record Deal with an Algorithm

One of the newest additions to the group of artists working with Warner Music Group — taking a spot alongside names like Ed Sheeran,...

Facebook Is Building AI That Builds AI

DEEP NEURAL NETWORKS are remaking the Internet. Able to learn very human tasks by analyzing vast amounts of digital data, these artificially intelligent systems are injecting...

“Its an AI-first world,” says Google, and here’s the future of search

Star Trek got it right: In the future, we'll use computers by talking to them. Google held an event this week and new hardware got most...

Davos: In age of AI, business leaders urge new thinking

It’s no secret that automated machines and robots are rapidly replacing human workers. France, for one example, could lose three million jobs by 2025 due...

Google Chairman Thinks AI Can Help Solve World’s ‘Hard Problems’

Google’s chairman thinks artificial intelligence will let scientists solve some of the world’s "hard problems," like population growth, climate change, human development, and education. Rapid...




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