Step Aside, Alexa: MIT Robot Follows Contextual Commands – Geek … – Geek

Geek Step Aside, Alexa: MIT Robot Follows Contextual Commands – Geek …GeekAsk your cyborg butler, for instance, to pick up a specific tool from a toolbox, and “it would be completely lost,” according to the Massachusetts Institute of … and … Read More

Forget AlphaGo, DeepMind Has a More Interesting Step Toward General AI – MIT Technology Review

New Scientist Forget AlphaGo, DeepMind Has a More Interesting Step Toward General AIMIT Technology ReviewThe researchers at DeepMind, which created the champion Go-playing robot AlphaGo, are working on an approach that could prove significant in the quest to make machines … Read More

Human-robot interactions take step forward with ’emotional’ chatbot – The Guardian

The Guardian Human-robot interactions take step forward with ’emotional’ chatbotThe GuardianAn “emotional chatting machine” has been developed by scientists, signalling the approach of an era in which human-robot interactions are seamless and go beyond the purely functional. The chatbot, developed … Read More

AI is one step closer to mastering StarCraft – The Verge

The Verge AI is one step closer to mastering StarCraftThe VergeLast year, Alphabet’s DeepMind division captured the world’s attention by besting humanity’s top player in the game of Go. The achievement, which many experts predicted was still a decade off, … Read More

Pathnet is Deepmind’s step to a super neural network for creating an artificial general intelligence – Next Big Future

Next Big Future Pathnet is Deepmind’s step to a super neural network for creating an artificial general intelligenceNext Big FutureThey demonstrate successful transfer learning; fixing the parameters along a path learned on task A and re-evolving a new population of … Read More