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Google Looking To Hop On Board The Chatbot Bandwagon

05/17/2016, Google relies heavily on AI to help with its search functions as well as features like Google Now. However it looks like Google could soon be thinking of applying their AI to other features, such as chatbots and potentially integrate them into their other...

Fujitsu Develops AI System That Can Catch Criminals On The Run

05/10/2016, When a criminal is on the run, there are so many possibilities in which they can escape. They can escape via a car, via public transport, via foot. They can head down on road, or they can try and escape through the back roads and alleys, and so on. Given...

Viv Voice Assistant Can Handle Complex Questions

05/09/2016, Last week we reported that Siri’s creators would be unveiling a new voice assistant called Viv this week. For those who missed our story last week, Viv is developed by the creators of Siri who no longer work at Apple. One of the upsides to Viv is the...

Professor Fools His Students With A Robot Teaching Assistant

05/06/2016, When you send an email to someone, you would assume that a human being would read it and reply you, automated replies not withholding. However it seems that over at the Georgia Institute of Technology, a computer science professor by the name of Ashok...

A Robot Will Be Sitting For China’s National College Entrance Exam

05/06/2016, If you thought that Google’s ability to predict your searches using its AI was creepy, over in China it looks like we could soon be taking one more step closer to making Terminator’s Skynet a reality. It seems that to put their artificial intelligence...

Google Uses Romance Novels To Make Their AI More Conversational

05/05/2016, If there is one thing you’ve got to love about Google’s search and voice assistant is that it almost feels like you’re talking to a real person. This is thanks to the platform’s ability to be able to understand conversational text, and also give...

Siri’s Creators Will Unveil New AI Voice Assistant Next Week

05/04/2016, By now everyone pretty much knows that Siri is Apple’s voice assistant feature for iOS. Is it the best voice assistant? We suppose it has come a long way from when it was first announced, but we’re sure many would agree that it could still be improved...

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...