Finally, a Driverless Car with Some Common Sense – MIT Technology Review

Finally, a Driverless Car with Some Common SenseMIT Technology ReviewAn MIT spin-off called iSee is developing and testing the autonomous driving system using a novel approach to artificial intelligence. Instead of relying on simple rules or machine-learning algorithms to train … Read More

Drones, tractor hacks and robotic sprayers: the technology of farming – CBC.ca

CBC.ca Drones, tractor hacks and robotic sprayers: the technology of farmingCBC.caThe smart sprayers operate much the same way as conventional spraying equipment, but these come equipped with computer vision, artificial intelligence and automated sprayers, with cameras that use machine–learning software … Read More

Facebook Heads to Canada for the Next Big AI Breakthrough – MIT Technology Review

MIT Technology Review Facebook Heads to Canada for the Next Big AI BreakthroughMIT Technology ReviewThe new center will focus, in particular, on an area of AI known as reinforcement learning (see “10 Breakthrough Technologies 2017: Reinforcement Learning”). The center will … Read More

Reconstruction of Disease Progression Using Novel Deep Learning Method – Technology Networks

Technology Networks Reconstruction of Disease Progression Using Novel Deep Learning MethodTechnology NetworksIn order to take this into account, the Helmholtz team employed methods from so-called Deep Learning* (i.e. machine learning processes). “Using artificial neural networks, we can now combine individual … Read More

Drones and Robots Are Taking Over Industrial Inspection – MIT Technology Review

MIT Technology Review Drones and Robots Are Taking Over Industrial InspectionMIT Technology ReviewAvitas Systems, a GE subsidiary based in Boston, is now using drones and robots to automate the inspection of infrastructure such as pipelines, power lines, and transportation systems. … Read More

Why Google’s AI Can Write Beautiful Songs but Still Can’t Tell a Joke – MIT Technology Review

MIT Technology Review Why Google’s AI Can Write Beautiful Songs but Still Can’t Tell a JokeMIT Technology ReviewUsing AI to make art isn’t new, so what’s unique about Google’s approach? We’re exploring this very specific direction having to do with … Read More

IBM and MIT Bet That Materials and Quantum Advances Will Supercharge AI – MIT Technology Review

MIT Technology Review IBM and MIT Bet That Materials and Quantum Advances Will Supercharge AIMIT Technology ReviewA new $240 million center at MIT may help advance the field of artificial intelligence by developing novel devices and materials to power the … Read More

Deere to advance machine learning capabilities in acquisition of Blue River Technology – PR Newswire (press release)

Financial Express Deere to advance machine learning capabilities in acquisition of Blue River TechnologyPR Newswire (press release)“We welcome the opportunity to work with a Blue River Technology team that is highly skilled and intensely dedicated to rapidly advancing the implementation … Read More

China’s artificial intelligence technology is fast catching up to the US, Goldman Sachs says – CNBC

CNBC China’s artificial intelligence technology is fast catching up to the US, Goldman Sachs saysCNBCFor example, Baidu has an open-sourced machine–learning platform called PaddlePaddle that stands for Parallel Distributed Deep Learning. Baidu also announced project Apollo, another open-sourced platform to … Read More

Privacy and Security Concerns Need Attention as IoT, Machine Learning Take Hold – Government Technology

Government Technology Privacy and Security Concerns Need Attention as IoT, Machine Learning Take HoldGovernment TechnologyMiniaturization, cloud storage, the use of cameras, machine learning, artificial intelligence (AI) and data analytics are all initiatives with privacy concerns that agencies will face going … Read More