Wants to replace all those jobs in the rust belt with nice new machines
US President Donald (Prince of Orange) Trump is going to force federal government agencies to dedicate more resources and investment into research, promotion and training on artificial intelligence (AI).
Here comes the flood, we say good-bye to flesh and blood.
A project in eastern Tennessee quietly exceeded the scale of any corporate AI lab and it was run by the US government.
Recruited straight from school
Some of China's smartest students have been recruited straight from high school to begin training as the world's youngest AI weapons scientists.
Computer Science boffin warns of disaster in the making
A professor of Computer Science at Portland State University has warned that machine learning algorithms don't yet understand things the way humans do -- with sometimes disastrous consequences.
The firm makes a lot more than just mobile phones
At yesterday's Mate20 jamboree, Fudzilla had a chance to interview a senior executive about the artificial intelligence built into its mobile devices and it transpired there's a lot more to its AI than meets the eye.
Refused to recruit women due to problems with its motherboard
Amazon.com machine-learning specialists have discovered that the flash new AI engine which was supposed to be looking after their recruiting didn't like women.
Out next year
Alibaba will set up a dedicated chip subsidiary and aims to launch its first self-developed AI inference chip in the second half of 2019 that could be used for autonomous driving, smart cities and logistics.
British Science Association predicts a few luddite mobs
The United Kingdom might drift back to the days of the Luddite riots as the public gets really hacked off with AI, warned the British Science Association
… have pain in the diodes down its left side
Douglas Adam’s Hitchhikers’ Guide to the Galaxy might end up being prophecy as boffins worry about robots developing genuine people personalities and becoming depressed.