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October 20, 2017 7:27 PM AlphaGo Zero, the Self-Taught AI, Thrashes Original AlphaGo 100 Games to Zero: DeepMind

The computer that stunned humanity by beating the best mortal players at a strategy board game requiring "intuition" has become even smarter, its makers said Wednesday. Even more startling, the updated version of AlphaGo is entirely self-taught -- a major step towards the rise of machines that achieve superhuman abilities "with no human input", they reported 127

July 3, 2017 12:49 PM Google DeepMind's first deal with the NHS was illegal, UK data regulator rules

The UK's data protection watchdog has ruled that a deal between DeepMind and an NHS trust "failed to comply with data protection law." The Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) announced its verdict on the controversial data sharing-agreement between DeepMind and the Royal Free London NHS Trust on Monday after a year long investigation. The agreement 50

April 17, 2017 7:23 AM Russia Trains Robot To Shoot Guns: Can Humans Prevent Rise Of Terminator-Like Killing Machines?

In photos and a short video clip shared on social media, Russia's Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin showed off the new skill of the humanoid robot Fedor: shoot guns using both of its arms. Fedor (Final Experimental Demonstration Object Research) is a robot designed for space missions. It is set for launch to the International Space Station by 2021 to do tasks 30

March 20, 2017 4:55 PM Stephen Hawking Talks Trump, Space Travel and Brexit

Humans, on the other hand, are not specialists. Our forte is versatility. What other animal comes close as the jack of all trades? Put humans in a situation where a problem must be solved and, if they can leave their smartphones alone for a moment, they will draw on experience to work out a solution. The skill, already evident in preschool children 27

January 27, 2017 4:25 PM Apple joins Partnership on AI to hang with likes of Amazon, Google, Microsoft, Facebook

Apple is joining the Partnership on AI, a group that aims to create best practices for artificial intelligence, keep an open dialogue with experts, and ponder how society and business can benefit. The next wave of IT innovation will be powered by artificial intelligence and machine learning. We look at the ways companies can take advantage of it and how to get started 24

January 2, 2017 1:11 PM 9 IoT global trends for 2017

The Internet of Things (IoT) is touching every technology sector around the world, and it's having a significant impact on how enterprises and consumers interact with machines and devices. TechRepublic talked to IoT experts in a range of disciplines to find out what they think the biggest trends will be in 2017. Participants were Kevin Curran, IEEE senior 59

November 5, 2016 7:56 PM Next AI challenge: Computers take on StarCraft

Google-owned DeepMind is collaborating with Blizzard to take artificial intelligence to the next level in the gaming world. From Chess to Go, board games have been the first frontier of artificial intelligence research for decades. Now, the team at Google’s DeepMind wants to take AI to a whole new level in order to beat the online strategy game, StarCraft 24

November 5, 2016 12:21 PM Googles DeepMind, Master of Go, Takes on Popular Video Game Starcraft

Google's DeepMind AI unit, which earlier this year achieved a breakthrough in computer intelligence by creating software that beat the world's best human player at the strategy game Go, is turning its attention to the sci-fi video game Starcraft II. The company said it had reached a deal with Blizzard Entertainment Inc, the Irvine, California-based division 45

November 4, 2016 11:50 PM Google DeepMind announces a major new project with 'StarCraft II'

Today at BlizzCon 2016 in Anaheim, California, we announced our collaboration with Blizzard Entertainment to open up StarCraft II to AI and Machine Learning researchers around the world. For almost 20 years, the StarCraft game series has been widely recognised as the pinnacle of 1v1 competitive video games, and among the best PC games of all time. The original 55

November 4, 2016 8:12 PM DeepMind AI to play videogame to learn about world

Google's DeepMind is teaming up with the makers of the StarCraft video game to train its artificial intelligence systems. The AI systems "playing" the game will need to learn strategies similar to those that humans need in the real world, DeepMind said. Its ultimate aim is to develop artificial intelligence that could solve any problem. It has previously 18