Scientists used artificial intelligence to discover a 2,000 year-old stick figure in Peru's mysterious Nazca Lines

2019-11-19 17:29

Researchers from Yamagata University recently discovered a new 142 Nazca formations, including images of birds, monkeys, fish, snakes, and foxes.

Elon Musk said his AI brain chips company could 'solve' autism and schizophrenia

2019-11-14 18:01

Musk said he believes Neuralink will "solve a lot of brain-related diseases," naming autism and schizophrenia as examples. Autism is not a disease.

Scientists and researchers reveal 13 dark technology scenarios that keep them up at night

2019-10-31 18:05

AI, drones, and self-driving vehicles raise many open-ended questions about the unintended consequences of technology.

Google is making a fundamental change to its search engine, calling the update 'perhaps one of the biggest since the beginning'

2019-10-25 20:50

Google admitted that it didn't always understand your questions before, but its big Search update will fix that.

Alexa, are you acting in my best interest?

2019-10-21 18:13

Let’s consider the ethical implications of using artificial intelligence in finance.

Toyota has created a car that uses AI to sense a driver's state, and can even wake them up using inflatable cushions or cold air if they're nodding off

2019-10-17 17:26

Toyota has created the LQ concept car with self-driving capabilities which include "Yui," an artificial intelligence agent.

What important innovation or idea is being overlooked today?

2019-10-09 06:02

Everyone wants an early glimpse of the next big thing, a peek into the future. So we went to Asia to ask some leading investors, financiers, and technology executives for their take on what the global herd doesn’t fully appreciate—yet.

Bruce Whitfield: Machines promise a ‘golden age’ for banking – and that is very bad news for bank employees

2019-10-03 10:33

200,000 jobs will go in the US the next decade, replaced by Artificial Intelligence (AI) and machines - South Africa is next.

A fake interview with Vladimir Putin demonstrates how convincing deepfakes could be created in real-time in just a matter of years

2019-09-21 16:16

The artist behind the Putin cameo said deepfakes could be "perfect and virtually undetectable" within a few years, but we're not quite there yet.

McDonald's bought an AI speech company to take human interaction out of drive-thrus

2019-09-12 11:11

Apprente builds AI for understanding and responding to human speech, which McDonald's plans to implement at its drive-thrus.


Deutsche Bank says robots are already replacing workers as it ramps up a plan to axe 18,000 jobs

2019-11-18 18:02

The use of AI “massively increased productivity” while robots performed "680,000 hours of manual work," a Deutsche Bank executive told Financial News.

Inside Roborace: the Formula One for self-driving cars

While fans of other racing series fawn over world-class drivers, in Roborace it's programmers who are the real stars.

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Facial recognition is on the rise, but artificial intelligence is already being trained to recognise humans in new ways — including gait detection and heartbeat sensors

2019-10-30 11:36

Emerging technologies can recognise humans and track people's location by detecting their heartbeat, walking gait, and even skin cells left behind.

The robot wears Prada: what happens when AI starts giving out fashion tips?

2019-10-25 15:42

Can a machine understand style? Facebook’s Fashion++ system recommends small changes to an outfit to make it more fashionable?

Watch: Tesla's Model 3 received a 5 star crash test safety rating thanks to a key missing component – a front engine.

Tesla has long touted the super safety of their crash technology, and now the evidence is in.

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The US blacklisted some of China's most valuable AI startups over human rights issues in a dramatic trade war escalation

2019-10-09 06:52

The US placed 28 Chinese companies on a trade blacklist on Monday, including three AI startups valued at over $1 billion.

Inside the science behind Elon Musk’s crazy plan to put chips in people’s brains

2019-10-06 09:41

Elon Musk has said he wants his neural tech company Neuralink to facilitate human "symbiosis with artificial intelligence."

Pope Francis warns Silicon Valley that if it isn't careful with AI it could lead to an 'unfortunate regression to a form of barbarism'

2019-10-01 18:10

The Pope invited tech execs and academics to the Vatican to discuss the moral implications of AI at a recent conference.

A former Google engineer warned that robot weapons could cause accidental mass killings

2019-09-16 18:15

Project Maven was Google's contract with the US Department of Defense to enhance its drones using AI.

#Frankfurt2019 | Audi reveals its epic off-roader with 1000Nm

2019-09-11 15:11

The Audi AI:TRAIL is a new breed of off-road machine and could very well herald the next influx of 4x4s.

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