Building health AIs should be UK ambition, says strategy review – TechCrunch

TechCrunch Building health AIs should be UK ambition, says strategy reviewTechCrunchIn July the ICO concluded that the arrangement — DeepMind’s first with an NHS Trust — breached UK privacy law, saying the ~1.6M NHS patients whose full medical records are … Read More

DeepMind is Teaching AIs How to Manage Real-World Tasks Through Gaming – Futurism

Futurism DeepMind is Teaching AIs How to Manage Real-World Tasks Through GamingFuturismGoogle’s DeepMind Labs has partnered with Blizzard Entertainment to release an application program interface that enables artificial intelligence researchers to develop their own AI agents for playing StarCraft II. … Read More

VCs determined to replace your job keep AI’s funding surge rolling in Q2 – TechCrunch

TechCrunch VCs determined to replace your job keep AI’s funding surge rolling in Q2TechCrunchVenture, corporate and seed investors have put an estimated $3.6 billion into AI and machine learning companies this year, according to Crunchbase data. That’s more than they … Read More

A discussion about AI’s conflicts and challenges – TechCrunch

TechCrunch A discussion about AI’s conflicts and challengesTechCrunchHe’s now research director at the Alan Turing Institute in the UK, which aims to support data science research, which of course means machine learning and AI, and includes probing the ethics and … Read More

DeepMind created a YouTube database of humans doing stuff that can help AIs to understand us – Business Insider

Business Insider DeepMind created a YouTube database of humans doing stuff that can help AIs to understand usBusiness InsiderDeepMind fed the dataset into a number of off-the-shelf AIs and successfully taught them how recognise certain tasks. Interestingly, DeepMind had more … Read More

DeepMind, Blizzard Entertainment Join Hands To Test AI’s Mettle Against ‘StarCraft II’ – International Business Times

International Business Times DeepMind, Blizzard Entertainment Join Hands To Test AI’s Mettle Against ‘StarCraft II’International Business TimesIn its quest to advance artificial intelligence research, Google’s DeepMind has created systems capable of mastering a range of Atari computer games, and besting … Read More

The Financial World Wants to Open AI’s Black Boxes – MIT Technology Review

MIT Technology Review The Financial World Wants to Open AI’s Black BoxesMIT Technology ReviewDeep learning emerged in the last five years as a powerful way of mimicking human perceptual abilities. The approach involves training a very large neural network to … Read More

Your life in AI’s hands: The battle to understand deep learning – TechRepublic

TechRepublic Your life in AI’s hands: The battle to understand deep learningTechRepublicHowever, while deep learning models have had tremendous success in areas such as image and speech recognition, and are massively more successful than other AI techniques for tackling particular … Read More

DeepMind Finds Way to Overcome AI’s Forgetfulness Problem – Bloomberg

Bloomberg DeepMind Finds Way to Overcome AI’s Forgetfulness ProblemBloombergDeepMind, the London-based artificial intelligence company owned by Alphabet Inc., claims it overcame a key limitation affecting one of the most promising machine learning technologies: the software’s inability to remember. The breakthrough, … Read More

Forget the movies. AI’s potential lies in more mundane but lucrative applications – Washington Technology

Forget the movies. AI’s potential lies in more mundane but lucrative applicationsWashington TechnologyThe term “artificial intelligence” can be a somewhat vague and ambiguous phrase, one that often acts as an umbrella for a series of different technologies: automated and machine … Read More