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Movidius Fathom: A USB Stick A.I Supercomputer

04/28/2016, Movidius has just launched the Fathom Neural Compute Stick, a computer dedicated to using Deep Learning training on ultra-mobile, low-power, platforms such as drones other embedded applications where every milliwatt of power, and every gram of weight,...

Microsoft’s CaptionBot Can Tell What’s Going On In Your Photos

04/14/2016, It seems that AI is getting more intelligent everyday. For example it was only a few years ago that social networks like Facebook introduced the ability for the website to be able to detect who are in your photos, thus helping you tag friends and family...

NVIDIA’s Tesla P100 Aims To Dominate A.I Datacenters

04/05/2016, In 2012, NVIDIA started to make promising inroads in Cloud computing environments, thanks to its Kepler architecture. Fast forward to April 2016, more developers are using GPUs for non-graphics purposes than ever, 2015 was a corner year for A.I, with...

Machine Learning Can Tell Which Tweets Are Sent While Drunk

03/17/2016, Back in the day before social networking, terms like drunk-dialing existed in which a person gets drunk and then calls someone, like an ex-girlfriend/boyfriend/wife/husband. Later when texting came along, drunk-texting became a thing, but now thanks to...

DeepMind Might Want To Have A Go At StarCraft

03/15/2016, It looks like Google’s AlphaGo (which is a program by DeepMind) has gotten the upper hand for more than once over the Lee Sedol, human world champion in the complex game of Go, and it is rather easy to see why, as the sheer brute force of computing...

AI To Identify Terrorists Based On The ‘V’ Signs They Make

03/09/2016, If you’ve seen the videos posted by terrorists, many of them tend to hide behind masks and cover themselves up pretty heavily in order to prevent themselves from being identified. Some, like Jihadi John, have become more identifiable through his accent...

AI Taught To Predict Human Reactions Based On Our Writing

02/29/2016, Sometimes there is a choice as to how we react to certain situations, but sometimes our reactions are knee-jerk reactions or maybe they’re unconscious reactions born out of habit. If you were worried about robots taking over the world one day, then you...

Highly Detailed Population Maps Created By ‘Machine Learning’

02/22/2016, Facebook is a whole lot more than just poking one another in fun, or perhaps to post up photos of your latest vacation and outing as an effort to ‘market’ yourself. Just in case you were wondering, Facebook’s ‘machine learning’ is well...

Software Reads The Emotions Of CEOs To Determine Performance

02/17/2016, CEOs are expected to display a certain level of confidence in the company when out in public, regardless of whether or not the company is doing well. This is because they want to reassure investors that things are going fine. This is also why financial...

AI Triumphs Over Human Go Champion

01/27/2016, Chess and computers tend to be bosom buddies, especially since chess is a complex game that has billions of moves and outcomes, which is definitely something that computers love to do – crunch numbers, so much so that matches between a human and a...

Robot Solves Rubik’s Cube In A Second

01/25/2016, Most of us when given a Rubik’s Cube will probably take minutes, if not hours (or even days/weeks) before we are able to solve it. There are plenty of competitions out there where we’ve seen people solve the puzzles in seconds, but we reckon that they...

Robots Could Take Over 5M Jobs By 2020

01/19/2016, A report from last year revealed that by an estimation, half of Japan was expected to be run by robots by 2035. Now 2035 is still quite a long way to go, but in the meantime it seems that in the more immediate future, our jobs could be in jeopardy....

Teen Creates Robot Lawyer To Answer Your Legal Questions

01/14/2016, Ever have a legal query that you want to know the answer to, but don’t want to have to spend money on a proper lawyer? We reckon if it’s something serious, maybe you should consider hiring a lawyer, but if you just want a quick answer, then you might...

Apple Acquires Startup Whose Tech Can Read Emotions

01/07/2016, According to a report from The Wall Street Journal, Apple is said to have recently acquired a startup by the name of Emotient Inc., a company that specializes in artificial intelligence technology that can apparently read the emotions of a person just by...