Fear of robotics, AI threatens our progress

Image credit: source By Luis Sentis, For the Express-News Published 6:15 pm CST, Friday, December 7, 2018 Film such as the “Terminator” movies spark unwarranted fear of robotics and artificial intelligence. Film such as the “Terminator” movies spark unwarranted fear of robotics and artificial intelligence. Photo: MGM Film such as the “Terminator” movies spark unwarranted fear […]

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Artificial intelligence will not replace sound investment advice

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Ex-JP Morgan traders and their artificial intelligence FX trading fund

Image credit: source A Bloomberg piece on an artificial intelligence-driven hedge fund run by two former JPMorgan  traders Some interesting points: fund uses so-called deep-learning algorithms to analyze data and forecast market moves model monitors trading levels across a variety of asset classes as well as economic figures and consensus estimates, and assigns potential return […]

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Beijing’s economic ‘red lines’ may clash with Trump’s 90-day plan, analysts say

Image credit: source U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping may have put their tit-for-tat tariff fight on hold, but differences between the two countries’ views on technology and state-supported businesses will challenge negotiations between the two economic giants, analysts said.

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MI6 chief calls for new era of spying using AI and robots to combat rogue states

Image credit: source The head of MI6 will on Monday highlight the urgent need for a new era of spying in which artificial intelligence and robotics are deployed to combat rogue states hellbent on “perpetual confrontation” with the UK. In a rare public speech – only his second in four years in the job – […]

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Musk

Image credit: source Roundup Hello, welcome back to The Register‘s weekly AI roundup. There is news who is funding who for AI projects, but things have also got a little weird as popstars start making AI-inspired hits. Listen below! AI and law: The University of Oxford has received £1.2m to study the different ways that […]

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UAE Government Launch National Blockchain Technology and Artificial Intelligence Initiatives

Image credit: source At the Second United Arab Emirates (UAE)  Government Annual Meeting held in Abu Dhabi, the region’s authorities launched two national platforms targeted at reinforcing the UAE’s artificial intelligence (AI) and blockchain technology ecosystems and ultimately make the state a hotbed for new technologies, reported the Emirates News Agency on November 28, 2018. […]

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Nvidia share price reflects ups and downs of artificial intelligence

Image credit: source Nvidia’s share price over the past five years is a good representation of the frenzy about artificial intelligence that has occurred over the same period. From the start of 2014 until September, Nvidia’s price rose by more than 1,500 per cent. Since then, its shares have roughly halved in value. The company […]

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New Artificial Intelligence (AI) Sensor Could Help Detect Water Leak

Image credit: source Toronto: Researchers have developed new artificial intelligence (AI)-based sensors that could detect even small leaks in pipes and significantly help reduce expensive water losses in municipal water systems. The technology, developed by researchers from the University of Waterloo in collaboration with industry partners, works by pre-processing acoustic data using advanced signal processing […]

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