Replaced by robots: 10 jobs that could be hit hard by the A.I. revolution

There’s no doubt that artificial intelligence (A.I.) and other cutting edge technologies are going to change the face of employment as we know it. According to one famous study, 47 percent of currently existing jobs in America are at high risk of potential automation in the coming decades. What are some of the professions that … Read moreReplaced by robots: 10 jobs that could be hit hard by the A.I. revolution

By studying patient data, A.I. can limit toxicity in cancer treatment

A cancer diagnosis can be a devastating event. And for patients suffering from brain cancer, the diagnosis carries extra weight. It’s not just the disease that’s taxing — treatment itself can be grueling on both the body and the spirit. In a bid to improve quality of life for cancer patients, a team of researchers … Read moreBy studying patient data, A.I. can limit toxicity in cancer treatment

Alexa’s newest feature lets the A.I. get back to you with an answer

In yet another evolutionary step in the artificial intelligence contest between Amazon and Google, Amazon confirmed this week that a new feature called “Answer Update” will enable Alexa to percolate on a question she doesn’t know the answer to, and inform users once she’s learned the answer. Factual questions only, please; we don’t think it’s … Read moreAlexa’s newest feature lets the A.I. get back to you with an answer

OpenAI bots bring the pain to professional ‘Dota 2’ players

Artificial Dota 2 players created by the research company OpenAI have managed to beat some of the top human players in the world. The bots consistently racked up more kills during the event. The post OpenAI bots bring the pain to professional ‘Dota 2’ players appeared first on Digital Trends.

Tesla gives its self-driving cars a performance boost with custom chips

Tesla’s A.I. chips for self-driving cars will be launched next year, providing its cars with an even more powerful computer. Elon Musk claims that the chips are an order of magnitude more powerful than the Nvidia hardware it replaces. The post Tesla gives its self-driving cars a performance boost with custom chips appeared first on … Read moreTesla gives its self-driving cars a performance boost with custom chips