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Smartphones Are Weapons of Mass Manipulation, and This Guy Is Declaring War on Them
October 18th, 2017, 07:38 PM
Tristan Harris thinks big tech is taking advantage of us all. Can its power be used for good?
How to Spend $1,900 on Gene Tests Without Learning a Thing
October 17th, 2017, 07:38 PM
Science and marketing clash in the “jungle” of direct-to-consumer DNA apps.
You Could Become an AI Master Before You Know It. Here’s How.
October 16th, 2017, 07:38 PM
Automating machine learning will make the technology more accessible to non–AI experts.
How Blockchain Could Give Us a Smarter Energy Grid
October 15th, 2017, 07:38 PM
Energy experts believe that blockchain technology can solve a maze of red tape and data management problems.
Inside the Moonshot Effort to Finally Figure Out the Brain
October 11th, 2017, 07:38 PM
AI is only loosely modeled on the brain. So what if you wanted to do it right? You’d need to do what has been impossible until now: map what actually happens in neurons and nerve fibers.
Scientists Can Read a Bird’s Brain and Predict Its Next Song
October 10th, 2017, 07:38 PM
Next up, predicting human speech with a brain-computer interface.
China’s AI Awakening
中国 人工智能 的崛起

October 9th, 2017, 07:38 PM
The West shouldn’t fear China’s artificial-intelligence revolution. It should copy it.
China’s AI Awakening
中国 人工智能 的崛起

October 9th, 2017, 07:38 PM
The West shouldn’t fear China’s artificial-intelligence revolution. It should copy it.
Put Humans at the Center of AI
October 8th, 2017, 07:38 PM
At Stanford and Google, Fei-Fei Li is leading the development of artificial intelligence—and working to diversify the field.
Put Humans at the Center of AI
October 8th, 2017, 07:38 PM
At Stanford and Google, Fei-Fei Li is leading the development of artificial intelligence—and working to diversify the field.
GM Apples That Don’t Brown to Reach U.S. Shelves This Fall
October 6th, 2017, 07:38 PM
Can genetic modification appeal to consumers? A new apple will test the market.
The Seven Deadly Sins of AI Predictions
October 5th, 2017, 07:38 PM
Mistaken extrapolations, limited imagination, and other common mistakes that distract us from thinking more productively about the future.
The Seven Deadly Sins of AI Predictions
October 5th, 2017, 07:38 PM
Mistaken extrapolations, limited imagination, and other common mistakes that distract us from thinking more productively about the future.
Hijacking Computers to Mine Cryptocurrency Is All the Rage
October 4th, 2017, 07:38 PM
Hackers are using old tricks and new cryptocurrencies to turn stolen computing power into digital coins.
Colleges Are Marketing Drone Pilot Courses, but the Career Opportunities Are Murky
October 3rd, 2017, 07:38 PM
At least 15 community colleges offer them, but it’s not clear how many students parlay their new skills into jobs.
Can AI Keep You Healthy?
October 2nd, 2017, 07:38 PM
The goal is to use AI to keep you healthy. But are computers really smart enough to make sense of all that data?
Can AI Keep You Healthy?
October 2nd, 2017, 07:38 PM
The goal is to use AI to keep you healthy. But are computers really smart enough to make sense of all that data?
This 3-in-1 Phone Will Make You Want to Share It with Strangers
October 1st, 2017, 07:38 PM
Soon you may be able to let your kid watch a video on your phone while you look at Facebook.
Is AI Riding a One-Trick Pony?
September 28th, 2017, 07:38 PM
Just about every AI advance you’ve heard of depends on a breakthrough that’s three decades old. Keeping up the pace of progress will require confronting AI’s serious limitations.
Slack CEO: How We’ll Use AI to Reduce Information Overload
September 26th, 2017, 07:38 PM
Stewart Butterfield talks about how machine learning can help your work productivity.