It’s still in the early stages, but Clarifai is tackling the tricky task of figuring out which famous people are in images.
The former director of Uber’s AI lab says the field is in danger of losing sight of its long-term goals.
Microsoft’s top research executive says it’s too difficult to customize powerful machine-learning systems to an individual company’s needs.
IBM’s Watson is already at work developing novel polymers.
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.
As machines take over more decisions from humans, new questions about fairness, ethics, and morality arise.
Ruslan Salakhutdinov, who leads Apple’s AI efforts, says emerging techniques could make the most popular approach in the field far more powerful.