US blacklists Chinese AI start-ups
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Trade war continues

The US government expanded its trade blacklist to include some of China’s top artificial intelligence startups.

US banks will automate 200,000 jobs
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Most significant transfer from labour to capital 

Over the next decade, US banks will use automation to eliminate 200,000 jobs and create  "the greatest transfer from labour to capital" in the industry's history.

Asimov’s three laws don’t work for AI
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Philosopher says they are too ambiguous

Hopes that science fiction writer Isaac Asimov (1920-1992), whodeveloped the Three Laws of Robotics, would guard against potentially dangerous artificial intelligence have been dashed by Philosophy professor in China.

AI can’t handle chaos
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30 September 2019

AI can’t handle chaos


Butterfly wings all get in a knot

Predictive technology and AI will always fail because computers cannot grasp the concept of chaos.

Homes to get smarter and smarter
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People talking to robots not people

Sales of devices that talk to you, switch off your lights, lock your door and regulate how hot and cold you get will show increased growth between now and 2023.