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Can artificial intelligence predict the 2016 U.S. presidential elections?

Can Artificial Intelligence Predict the 2016 U.S. Presidential Election? It Already Has!

The United States is going through a trying time, to say the least. And I'm not talking about the GDP! I'm referring to what most conversations contain these days - the U.S. presidential elections.Being...

First China, Now the US Military Wants Artificial Intelligence Weapons

Hot on the heels of confirmed reports that China is getting ready to equip cruise missiles with artificial intelligence targeting capability, a "summer study" on autonomy done by the Defense Science Board shows that the...
AI software in the workplace - upskill employees

AI Software in the Workplace – How It Can Upskill Employees

A lot of credit for the fast-changing way we work goes to artificial intelligence. AI and machine learning are increasingly powering workplace platforms and tools because sophisticated automation tools can relieve workers...
Internet of Things enabled by AI and cloud computing

How the Internet of Things (IoT) is Growing on the Back of AI and...

In a recent report published by Gartner, one of the world’s leading market research firms, the company says that 8.4 billion connected devices will be in use in 2017, a growth of 31% over...
Google Brain creates neural networks that can write their own encryption key and communicate securely

Google Brain Creates Neural Networks that Write Their Own Encryption Key

It looks like achievements in the artificial intelligence deep learning space and coming in fast and furious these days. Shortly after Microsoft boasted developing the world's most accurate speech recognition system, Google has now...
Amazon Alexa music for activities feature

Alexa on Amazon Echo is Now Fine-tuned to Your Music Needs

Alexa, the intelligent personal assistant developed by Amazon, has had a major upgrade this week. Alexa became popular on the Amazon Echo, Amazon Tap and Echo Dot devices developed by Amazon Lab126. Since then,...

Artificial Intelligence at Work: 4 Job Types AI Expert Says Robots Cannot Take Over…Yet?

Known as the "Oracle of AI" to many, Kai Fu Lee is one of the world's leading experts on the impact of artificial intelligence on human society. His earlier predictions of job...
Amazon Fire TV Stick with Alexa Voice Remote - digital video streaming player

Amazon’s New $39 Fire TV Stick Features Alexa Voice Remote

Amazon has recently launched a new version of the streaming device, the Fire TV Stick, with Alexa Voice Remote. It is the first of its kind and is available for pre-order at $39.Here's Amazon's...
Apple Siri updated with contextual content from the LEGO Batman Movie - just say Hey, Computer

Apple Siri Promoting Lego Batman Movie, Just Say “Hey, Computer”

Released last Friday, the LEGO Batman Movie has already found a friend in AI. As part of an entertaining addition to Siri's capabilities, the voice assistant will respond to "Hey, Computer" with repartee of...
Google 2017 hardware products

Google Wants to be Relevant in 2050, and Here’s How It’s Doing That

Four days ago, on October 4, Google hosted a hardware event to unveil eight new products. What are these products, what's driving them and how does it help Google's parent company, Alphabet, further mature...
Prime Day 2017

Amazon, LG Partner on Smart Homes. Have You Seen the Alexa Refrigerator Yet?

It seems that partnerships between tech companies and appliance makers are increasingly becoming more commonplace. Amazon has tied up with South Korean appliances giant LG Electronics to put Amazon's virtual assistant Alexa on its...

White House Sets The Most Unclear and Ambiguous AI Goal Yet

Notwithstanding the fact that America is a full two years behind China in terms of a national AI strategy, the Trump administration has now revealed that it is "leading many of those...
Artificial Intelligence Stocks - Investing

Artificial Intelligence Stocks: 7 AI-focused Companies to Consider Investing In

Investing is all about the future, and it's good advice for any long-term investor to look five, ten, twenty years down the road rather than at how to make a buck today....
Robots serving food at a restaurant in China

Artificial Intelligence will Replace Tasks First, Not People

The ongoing dialogue about whether or not artificial intelligence will take away jobs and replace people has been going on for a while now. But what a lot of people are ignoring is the fact...
amazon echo

The Amazon Echo Phenomenon and What it Means to the $100+ Billion Retailer

Amazon is not the kind of company that is afraid to fail.They started their push into the cloud segment through Amazon Web Services (AWS) when none of the tech majors realized there was...