ChatBots, once the product of inventive sci-fi writers (such as Arthur C. Clarke’s HAL, the “sentient” computer), may be one of the most useful customer service inventions for business of modern times. While computers, software and the myriad of apps that have been produced (is there an app for that?) have greatly improved many areas […]
A series of articles from MIT Technology Review showcasing progress in artificial-intelligence driven medicine. http://mailchi.mp/technologyreview/weekend-reads-ai-in-medicine
Think about the hottest, most competitive sectors that the big tech companies are all chasing in some fashion: Home automation. Autonomous driving. Augmented reality. The thread that runs through each … Continue reading How GAFA use AI to best each other?
Artificial Intelligence and Human Resources are as opposite as the north pole is from the south pole, as different as matter is to antimatter, right? Artificial Intelligence (AI) is all about impersonal, robotic, computerized number crunching and is, quite frankly… not human. Human Resources (HR) on the other hand… is. So, how can the two be used in one sentence?
IoT or the Internet of Things is a massive field that connects literally everybody, everywhere. Well… almost. If you’re living deep in the Amazon rainforest, beneath the canopy that literally blocks out the sun from ever hitting the forest floor, wear almost nothing and carry nothing that hasn’t been made on site, you’re probably part of the IoT. Indeed, just by reading this article on this screen makes you part of it.
By the mid-2020s, PwC expects blockchain-based systems will be leveraged by leading enterprises with the aim of reducing or eliminating categories of validations and verification friction to streamline all kinds … Continue reading What is Blockchain… And Why Should I Care?
Musk, an outspoken advocate for regulation on robotics and artificial intelligence development, said the impressive moves the robot performs in the video are “nothing.” He retweeted the video and said, “This is nothing. In a few years, that bot will move so fast you’ll need a strobe light to see it. Sweet dreams…”
Toyota has just announced its own humanoid robot, the T-HR3.
It boasts of some smooth and precise movements. In contrast to Atlas, however, it is also designed to attract humans and not scare them off. The main focus of the T-HR3 is actually what Toyota dubs as the Master Maneuvering System.
Sophia’s lifelike skin is made from patented silicon and she can emulate more than 62 facial expressions. Cameras inside her “eyes,” combined with computer algorithms, enable her to “see,” follow … Continue reading Hanson Robotics – Sophia AI Human-Like Robot Demonstration
From bots and AI to counterfeit reality and fake news, these predictions require IT leaders to pace their adoption. Here are this year’s predictions: 1. By 2021, early … Continue reading Gartner Top Strategic Predictions for 2018 and Beyond
Tesla released its new Semi truck at a launch event in Hawthorne, California, on Nov. 16. Tesla CEO Elon Musk orchestrated all the pizazz and performance of a typical Tesla … Continue reading Tesla released its new Semi truck
Boston Dynamics’ Atlas robot is now capable of performing gymnastics. After unveiling a teaser of its SpotMini robot just a few days ago, the company is now back with a new … Continue reading Humanoid robot is now able to do backflips
Inside Alibaba’s smart warehouse where robots do 70% of the work. They can carry up to 500 kg above them around the warehouse floor. They have special sensors to avoid … Continue reading Alibaba’s smart warehouse