Researchers actually modeled this plant-watching robot on sloths.
China’s growing appetite for cutting-edge artificial-intelligence research is on display at a poker tournament.
Some of the most powerful machine-learning techniques work in mysterious ways, which is a problem if you need to explain a decision to customers.
Facebook is quietly trying to develop the most useful virtual assistant ever, in a project that illustrates the current limitations of artificial intelligence.
No one really knows how the most advanced algorithms do what they do. That could be a problem.
By detecting trends that humans are unable to spot, researchers hope to treat the disorder more effectively.
Quantum search algorithms could change the face of computing now that physicists have shown how to execute them on a scalable device.
Next up on the list of jobs being automated: forklift driver.
A dexterous new robotic gripper can manipulate unfamiliar objects, and it shares what it learns with a hive mind in the cloud.
Misunderstandings will be an unavoidable part of communication between robots and humans. One robot is learning to cope with them.