US banks will automate 200,000 jobs
Published in AI
Monday, 07 October 2019 10:02

US banks will automate 200,000 jobs


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.

AI can’t handle chaos
Published in AI
Monday, 30 September 2019 11:02

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.

AI helps Wolverine
Published in AI
Monday, 23 September 2019 11:58

AI helps Wolverine


Track and protect

AI is being called in to help save wolverines which were nearly driven to extinction by over-hunting and trapping in the early 1900s.

AI Facial tracking on the rise
Published in AI
Friday, 20 September 2019 10:13

AI Facial tracking on the rise


Following China

 A number of countries are following China’s lead in deploying artificial intelligence to track citizens, according to a report compiled by the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace.

AI is now an eighth grade nerd
Published in AI
Thursday, 05 September 2019 12:42

AI is now an eighth grade nerd


Gets 90 percent in a science test

Four years ago, more than 700 computer scientists competed in a contest to build artificial intelligence that could pass an eighth grade science test.

Mate 30 launches on September 19
Published in Mobiles
Monday, 02 September 2019 11:53

Mate 30 launches on September 19


Global launch in Munich

Huawei Mate 30 will come earlier than most expected. The company has sent out invitations for a global launch on September 19, just slightly more than two weeks from now.

Ma slams Musk on AI
Published in News
Thursday, 29 August 2019 12:34

Ma slams Musk on AI


AI will not harm you

Alibaba’s Jack Ma faced off against Elon Musk on a debate on AI with Ma saying that artificial intelligence was no threat to humanity, and Musk calling it "famous last words".

Intel releases its first AI chip
Published in AI
Wednesday, 21 August 2019 11:09

Intel releases its first AI chip


Never mind that Nervana smells like a 10 nanometer Ice Lake processor 

Intel unveiled its latest processor that will be its first using artificial intelligence (AI) and is designed for large computing centres.

Largest AI chip ever built
Published in AI
Tuesday, 20 August 2019 10:44

Largest AI chip ever built


1.2 trillion transistors

New artificial intelligence company Cerebras Systems is unveiling the largest semiconductor chip ever built.

Duke of Edinburgh AI developed
Published in AI
Friday, 16 August 2019 10:27

Duke of Edinburgh AI developed


This AI code "looks like it has been made by an Indian"

An Indian based company has been flogging an AI-assisted app development platform which does not use AI and is powered by Indians. The Duke of Edinburgh, the consort to Queen Elizabeth II, once famously said: “It looks as if it was put in by an Indian”, pointing to an old fashioned fuse box on a factory trip to Edinburgh.