Saturday, March 6, 2021

Obsessing Over AI Is the Wrong Way to Think About the Future

For many of us, the concept of artificial intelligence conjures up visions of a machine-dominated world, where humans are servants to the devices they created. That’s a frightening image, inspired more by Hollywood and science...

Why Google, Facebook, Microsoft and IBM Are Desperate to Give Away AI Technology

Leading computing companies are helping both themselves and others by open-sourcing AI tools. Facebook is releasing for free the designs of a powerful new computer server it crafted to put more power behind artificial-intelligence software....

Tesla Summon Hints at How the World of Self-Driving Cars Will Work

At this point, self-driving cars are futuristic in the way next Thursday is futuristic: not here yet, but definitely coming. The government’s pumping billions into the idea, and Tesla Motors, Google, Uber, General Motors, Faraday...

Artificial Intelligence Poses A Greater Risk To IP Than Humans Do

Substantial thought and angst has been expended over the fact that artificial intelligence (AI) is coming to your workplace to take over blue- and white-collar jobs, alike. But a major risk of AI has been almost entirely ignored:...

AI’s Real Risk

The billion-dollar OpenAI initiative announced last week by Elon Musk and company recalls DARPA’s Grand Challenge, the X-Prize, and MIT Media Lab’s One Laptop Per Child initiative – innovative institutional mechanisms explicitly designed to...






Future of AI