The Chinese government’s wish-list for AI researchers is pretty ambitious: “Breakthroughs should be made in basic theories of AI, such as big data intelligence, multimedia aware computing, human-machine hybrid intelligence, swarm intelligence and automated decision-making.”
They’ll get right on that, I’m sure.
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A scrap dealer cleaning out a deceased engineer’s basement in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania found two massive 1960s computers, magnetic tape data storage systems, and hundreds of tape reels, all of which was marked as the property of NASA. The scrap dealer called NASA to report what he found and the agency’s Office of theRead More
Scientists have made a terrible, yet fascinating, discovery: fire ants can form into living towers to survive flooding. The insects have shown their survivor instincts before by forming rafts made up of thousands of ants, as seen above in footage captured in Texas last month. These bugs are determined to survive — and it doesn’tRead More
German Chancellor Angela Merkel arrives for a news conference after the G-20 summit in Hamburg, northern Germany on July 8, 2017.Image: AP/REX/Shutterstock By Andrew Freedman2017-07-08 22:52:48 UTC At the 2016 G-20 summit, in Hangzhou, China, world leaders united in a common determination to implement the Paris Climate Agreement before the end of the year. TheRead More