The massive global race to teach an AI to beat Starcraft II is under way – Quartz

Quartz The massive global race to teach an AI to beat Starcraft II is under wayQuartzIf it takes a village to raise a child, it’ll take some of the world’s top computing minds to train an AI to to operate … Read More

Film dialogue often reinforces stereotypes about race and gender, a machine learning study confirms – The Verge

The Verge Film dialogue often reinforces stereotypes about race and gender, a machine learning study confirmsThe VergeResearchers examined more than 53,000 dialogue segments from 7,000 characters in 1,000 scripts, and used machine learning to study how characters spoke and interacted … Read More

CIO speaks out, ‘It’s time to slow down the AI arms race’ – CIO New … – CIO New Zealand

CIO New Zealand CIO speaks out, ‘It’s time to slow down the AI arms race’ – CIO New …CIO New ZealandThe immediate challenge is not killer robots, it’s job replacement. If individuals are automated out of jobs, the future for … Read More

The race for machine learning talent continues, as Apple acquires Madrona-backed Lattice Data – GeekWire

GeekWire The race for machine learning talent continues, as Apple acquires Madrona-backed Lattice DataGeekWireData-crunching startup Lattice Data has been acquired by Apple, as the battle for machine learning talent continues between big tech companies. A source familiar with the company … Read More

Man versus machine: Evidence that robots are winning the race for … – The Sydney Morning Herald

The Sydney Morning Herald Man versus machine: Evidence that robots are winning the race for …The Sydney Morning HeraldLast year, two leading economists described a future in which humans come out ahead. But now they’ve declared a different winner: the … Read More