Clever Machines Learn How to Be Curious (And Play Super Mario Bros.) – WIRED

WIRED Clever Machines Learn How to Be Curious (And Play Super Mario Bros.)WIREDBut this software comes equipped with experimental machine–learning algorithms designed by Agrawal and his colleagues Deepak Pathak, Alexei A. Efros, and Trevor Darrell at the Berkeley Artificial Intelligence … Read More

AI Research Is in Desperate Need of an Ethical Watchdog – WIRED

WIRED AI Research Is in Desperate Need of an Ethical WatchdogWIREDAbout a week ago, Stanford University researchers (posted online)[https://osf.io/zn79k/] a study on the latest dystopian AI: They’d made a machine learning algorithm that essentially works as gaydar. After training the … Read More

Apple’s ‘Neural Engine’ Infuses the iPhone With AI Smarts – WIRED

WIRED Apple’s ‘Neural Engine’ Infuses the iPhone With AI SmartsWIREDChip experts say the neural engine could become central to the future of the iPhone as Apple moves more deeply into areas such as augmented reality and image recognition, which rely … Read More

Google and Microsoft Can Use AI to Extract Many More Ad Dollars from Our Clicks – WIRED

WIRED Google and Microsoft Can Use AI to Extract Many More Ad Dollars from Our ClicksWIREDWhen Google and Microsoft boast of their deep investments in artificial intelligence and machine learning, they highlight flashy ideas like unbeatable Go players and sociable … Read More

What Is a Robot? | WIRED – WIRED

WIRED What Is a Robot? | WIREDWIREDIntroducing “HardWIRED: Welcome to the Robotic Future,” a new video series in which we explore the many fascinating machines that are transforming society. and more » Source link

Google’s AI Declares Galactic War on StarCraft – WIRED

WIRED Google’s AI Declares Galactic War on StarCraftWIREDTic-tac-toe, checkers, chess, Go, poker. Artificial intelligence rolled over each of these games like a relentless tide. Now Google’s DeepMind is taking on the multiplayer space-war videogame StarCraft II. No one expects the … Read More

I Spent the Night With Yelp’s Robot Security Guard, Cobalt – WIRED

WIRED I Spent the Night With Yelp’s Robot Security Guard, CobaltWIREDAI and the machine learning and computer-vision algorithms to recognize people, places, and yeah, temperature deltas. “We have the equivalent of what’s running in an autonomous car running on this … Read More

Climate Change Is Here. It’s Time to Talk About Geoengineering – WIRED

WIRED Climate Change Is Here. It’s Time to Talk About GeoengineeringWIREDThis raises the specter of geoengineering: things like seeding the stratosphere with sulfur, or using ice crystals to dissolve heat-trapping clouds. But geoengineering is a dirty word many climate scientists … Read More

Wired In: Paris Smaragdis – Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette Wired In: Paris SmaragdisChampaign/Urbana News-GazetteThe bulk of his work on audio is on source separation, and various machine learning approaches to traditional signal processing problems. You have a music degree. What’s the connection with your current work? It … Read More

Elon Musk’s Freak-Out Over Killer Robots Distracts from Our Real AI Problems – WIRED

WIRED Elon Musk’s Freak-Out Over Killer Robots Distracts from Our Real AI ProblemsWIREDPedro Domingos, a professor who works on machine learning at the University of Washington, summed up his response to Musk’s talk on Twitter with a single word: Sigh. … Read More