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Tech Leaders Promise Not To Develop AI Weapon Systems

07/19/2018, There has been a lot of concern surrounding the use of artificial intelligence for weapon systems. Some well regarded tech leaders have now decided to promise that they will not use the technology to develop “lethal autonomous weapons.” The...

NVIDIA’s AI Can Create Convincing Slow Motion Videos

06/19/2018, When done right, slow motion footage can be very dramatic and interesting to watch. Some OEMs as now billing the ability to take good slow motion footage as one of the USPs of their handsets and with good reason. It requires substantial processing power...


Microsoft’s AI Bot Can Make Phone Calls To Humans As Well

05/22/2018, Google took us all by surprise at I/O 2018 earlier this month when it showcased its Google Duplex technology. It’s what allows a bot to make a phone call and talk to a real human being in order to accomplish tasks such as booking a table at a...

Bank Of America Launches Erica, Its Own AI Assistant

05/20/2018, Bank of America has a lot of mobile customers, over 25 million to be precise, and they will now be able to experience a new kind of service through Erica, the bank’s very own artificial intelligence-powered virtual assistant. Bank of America...

Google Photos Uses AI To Bring One-Tap Actions

05/08/2018, Google has renewed its commitment to artificial intelligence at its I/O 2018 developers’ conference today as the company revealed new AI-powered features for many of its apps. Google Photos is one such app that has now received several new...

Smart Compose In Gmail Enables Predictive Email Drafting

05/08/2018, Google has been talking up its focus on artificial intelligence at its I/O 2018 keynote today and one of the first new features that it announced was Smart Compose in Gmail. The feature follows up on Smart Reply in Gmail that was introduced last year....

AlterEgo Lets You Control Smart Devices Like A Cyborg

04/29/2018, AI assistants such as Alexa and Siri have made it very easy to control smart devices, just given them a voice command and they will do the needful. However, one can certainly think of a possibility where it’s even speaking out loud isn’t...

Google Employees Protest Company’s Work On Military AI Program

04/05/2018, Thousands of Google employees have signed a petition calling on CEO Sundar Pichai to exit a partnership on artificial intelligence with the U.S. Department of Defense. Google’s involvement with Project Maven was first reported last month, the...

Amazon Developing AI Chip To Improve Alexa’s Response Speed

02/12/2018, There’s a lot that digital assistants like Alexa can do for you these days even if they’re not doing the bulk of the data processing on the device itself. In the absence of a dedicated artificial intelligence chip, the data processing is done...