Kirby: We went digging for desert crystals, but found another kind of treasure – Salt Lake Tribune

Salt Lake Tribune Kirby: We went digging for desert crystals, but found another kind of treasureSalt Lake TribuneAt 10 a.m., Topaz Mountain Adventures set off charges intended to fracture the caldera of a volcano so ancient that its age can … Read More

Elon Musk thinks AI will be the cause of World War III — take that with a pinch of salt – Business Insider

Business Insider Elon Musk thinks AI will be the cause of World War III — take that with a pinch of saltBusiness InsiderSeveral AI experts, including Google DeepMind CEO Demis Hassabis and Skype cofounder Jaan Tallinn, believe that machines will … Read More

Leonid Bershidsky: Robots created a language. No need to panic. – Salt Lake Tribune

Salt Lake Tribune Leonid Bershidsky: Robots created a language. No need to panic.Salt Lake TribuneAfter decades of machine learning experiments, even the best of the chatbots are strikingly bad at all but the simplest communication. Watching them should induce optimism … Read More