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Record high temperatures, unprecedented sea-ice lows, and the highest carbon dioxide levels in four million years—but what happens next is up to us.
The group says it has a more practical way to get software to learn tasks, such as steering robots, that require multiple actions.
Cofounder of the Uber-owned firm says totally self-driving trucks will come in “baby steps.”
The company sees medicine as the next big market for its machine-learning hardware.
OpenAI will describe a new machine-learning approach at MIT Technology Review’s EmTech Digital conference.
Ruslan Salakhutdinov, who leads Apple’s AI efforts, says emerging techniques could make the most popular approach in the field far more powerful.
Writing at the MIT Technology Review, the Stanford computer scientist Jerry Kaplan makes a similar argument: AI is a fable “cobbled together from a grab bag of disparate tools and techniques.”
In May 2016, the MIT Technology Review ran the headline “Moore’s Law Is Dead.”
Fittingly, the technology is nicknamed “hot solar cells.” The cells were recently named one of MIT Technology Review’s “10 Breakthrough Technologies of 2017.”