Meena is Google’s attempt at making true conversational AI

Conversational AI is a catch-all term for natural language models for artificial intelligence that can interpret human words, speak to people, or carry out tasks or computation with natural language. Written By: KHARI JOHNSON@KHARIJOHNSONJANUARY 28, 2020 1:47 PM But talk to any of the best-known AI assistants today — Alexa, Siri, Google Assistant — and […]

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Facebook’s AI Research Chief Talks AR Glasses, AI, And Machine Learning

Facebook AI Research chief AI scientist Yann LeCun believes augmented reality glasses are an ideal challenge for machine learning (ML) practitioners — a “killer app” — because they involve a confluence of unsolved problems. Perfect AR glasses will require the combination of conversational AI, computer vision, and other complex systems capable of operating with a […]

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Researchers built AI technology that uses algae to fight climate change, and they’re planning on releasing the design so anyone can build one

Daniel T. Allen  Dec 16, 2019, 4:39 PM Algae are thriving in waters in record numbers thanks to rising temperatures, and are creating dead zones where a lack of oxygen suffocates fish and other marine life below. But like plants, algae absorb carbon dioxide to grow. Researchers are betting this ancient microorganism could combat global warming by […]

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Elon Musk throws down with Porsche, sends a Model S to the Nürburgring

Can the “Raven” Model S beat a Taycan Turbo S at the Green Hell? Written by Jonathan M. Gitlin – Sep 6, 2019 9:13am EDT, originally on arstechnica As part of Porsche’s build-up to Wednesday’s launch of the Taycan electric car, it took a track-prepped prototype to Germany’s famous Nürburgring Nordschleife. This 12.9-mile (20.8km) track, built in the 1920s as […]

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Scientists Are Starting to Take Warp Drives Seriously, Especially This One Concept

It’s hard living in a relativistic Universe, where even the nearest stars are so far away and the speed of light is absolute. It is little wonder then why science fiction franchises routinely employ FTL (Faster-than-Light) as a plot device. BY MATT WILLIAMS, UNIVERSE TODAY MARCH 01, 2020 Push a button, press a petal, and […]

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🚄The Boring Company is Making Steady Hyperloop Progress

Title: Elon Musk promises new Hyperloop tunnel after speed record broken Written By: Jon Porter via The Verge on July 22nd, 2019 TUM Hyperloop has set a new speed record of 463 km/h (288 mph) at the fourth SpaceX Hyperloop Pod Competition. The win was announced by Hyperloop’s official Twitter account. After confirming the speed record, Elon […]

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Machine Learning: Living In the Age of AI | A WIRED Film

YouTube Video Video Description “Machine Learning: Living in the Age of AI,” examines the extraordinary ways in which people are interacting with AI today. Hobbyists and teenagers are now developing tech powered by machine learning and WIRED shows the impacts of AI on schoolchildren and farmers and senior citizens, as well as looking at the […]

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