AI in the News (AAAI)

Artificial Intelligence News from AAAI

  1. The scientist planning to upload his brain to a COMPUTER

    It is a plan taken straight from the pages of a science fiction novel - and potentially a way to exist forever. A San Francisco inventor has revealed plans for a system to upload his brain to a computer.

    Daily Mail - Sciencetech (UK)
  2. In one aspect of vision, computers catch up to primate brain

    For decades, neuroscientists have been trying to design computer networks that can mimic visual skills such as recognizing objects, which the human brain does very accurately and quickly. Until now, no computer model has been able to match the primate brain at visual object recognition during a brief glance.

    MIT News
  3. Survey: Will we give up privacy without a fight?

    -- What kind of privacy will you have 10 years from now? Will you have given up trying to keep secrets and be willingly sharing all your personal information online?

    CNN Technology
  4. Coming Soon: Cell Phones That See Like We Do

    We may call the devices in our pockets "smartphones," but they are relatively blunt instruments. Designed to respond to our commands usually inputed as text; although a shaky understanding of the spoken word is slowly dawning on them.

    Huffington Post - Technology
  5. Even computers are fooled by optical illusions!

    The SpaceX founder, along with other scientists such Stephen Hawking, are concerned by the rapid pace of progress in machine intelligence. But computers may not be as clever as we believe.

    Daily Mail - Sciencetech (UK)