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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?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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