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Analysis: Are Today's Automobile Companies More Like Nokia or Apple?

ANALYSIS: ARE TODAY'S AUTOMOBILE COMPANIES MORE LIKE NOKIA OR APPLE?

As the CEO shake-up at Ford was unfolding this week-Mark Fields was ousted from the top spot in favor of Jim Hackett, who had been...

Google will bring ads and more e-commerce options to AI Assistant as part of monetization strategy

GOOGLE WILL BRING ADS AND MORE E-COMMERCE OPTIONS TO AI ASSISTANT AS PART OF MONETIZATION STRATEGY

Google ads exec Sridhar Ramaswamy offered a look at the company's plans to profit from its free Google Assistant for smartphones and...

 
 
 
Google DeepMind's AlphaGo AI beat the best Go player in the world in its first game

GOOGLE DEEPMIND'S ALPHAGO AI BEAT THE BEST GO PLAYER IN THE WORLD IN ITS FIRST GAME

Google DeepMind's AlphaGo algorithm is back to its usual antics of beating world class Go players. The self-learning algorithm beat...

Google's AlphaGo AI defeats the world's best human Go player

GOOGLE'S ALPHAGO AI DEFEATS THE WORLD'S BEST HUMAN GO PLAYER

Google's AI star, AlphaGo, wins again. It bested Ke Jie, the world's best Go player, by just half a point - the closest margin possible....

 
 
 
Revamped AlphaGo Wins First Game Against Chinese Go Grandmaster

REVAMPED ALPHAGO WINS FIRST GAME AGAINST CHINESE GO GRANDMASTER

Nineteen-year-old grandmaster Ke Jie hoped to beat the Google AI as its own game. But the AI is better than ever.

Google's AlphaGo AI defeats world Go number one Ke Jie

GOOGLE'S ALPHAGO AI DEFEATS WORLD GO NUMBER ONE KE JIE

Google's AI AlphaGo has done it again: it's defeated Ke Jie, the world's number one Go player, in the first game of a three-part match....

 
 
 
Hirshhorn to host solo show by Chinese dissident artist Ai Weiwei

HIRSHHORN TO HOST SOLO SHOW BY CHINESE DISSIDENT ARTIST AI WEIWEI

The Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden will present “Ai Weiwei: Trace at Hirshhorn,” a solo exhibition opening June 28 and featuring...

Ford claims its new CEO has deep ties to Silicon Valley - but the company still has a big self-driving-car problem

FORD CLAIMS ITS NEW CEO HAS DEEP TIES TO SILICON VALLEY - BUT THE COMPANY STILL HAS A BIG SELF-DRIVING-CAR PROBLEM

Ford is showing it's serious about self-driving tech by naming Jim Hackett its new CEO, but whether Hackett can compete in the multi-million...

 
 
 
Ford's big CEO shuffle puts AI and autonomous car chief at the wheel

FORD'S BIG CEO SHUFFLE PUTS AI AND AUTONOMOUS CAR CHIEF AT THE WHEEL

Ford is having a huge management shake-up, with CEO Mark Fields being replaced with the automaker's former smart mobility and self-driving...

The incredible life of DeepMind founder Demis Hassabis, the computer whiz who sold his AI lab to Google for £400 million

THE INCREDIBLE LIFE OF DEEPMIND FOUNDER DEMIS HASSABIS, THE COMPUTER WHIZ WHO SOLD HIS AI LAB TO GOOGLE FOR £400 MILLION

Demis Hassabis, the 40-year-old cofounder of renowned artificial intelligence lab DeepMind, is recognised worldwide as one of the smartest...

 
 
 
At I/O 2017, Google doubled down on a future built on AI

AT I/O 2017, GOOGLE DOUBLED DOWN ON A FUTURE BUILT ON AI

A few years ago, when a cadre of dudes jumped out of a zeppelin wearing Google Glass, nearly everyone watching had a "holy shit" moment....

The AI race between the world's most powerful tech companies is heating up

THE AI RACE BETWEEN THE WORLD'S MOST POWERFUL TECH COMPANIES IS HEATING UP

At this year's Google I/O developer conference keynote, AI took center stage. The company announced a new Google.ai division and site...

 
 
 
Top 3 PC Games To Play On Your Own Server

TOP 3 PC GAMES TO PLAY ON YOUR OWN SERVER

Online gaming is dominating the industry, and it's not hard to understand why. I find it interesting because of its unpredictability....

AI invents new paint colours, gets them hilariously wrong

AI INVENTS NEW PAINT COLOURS, GETS THEM HILARIOUSLY WRONG

An AI was entrusted to create “attractive” new names for thousands of paint colours, replacing jobs currently held by these people...

 
 
 
Google Assistant voice apps arrive on Android and iPhone - Here's what they can do

GOOGLE ASSISTANT VOICE APPS ARRIVE ON ANDROID AND IPHONE - HERE'S WHAT THEY CAN DO

Google released its standalone Google Assistant iPhone app on Wednesday and made it possible for both Android and iOS smartphone users...

Uber threatens to fire self-driving car engineer at center of trade secrets spat with Alphabet

UBER THREATENS TO FIRE SELF-DRIVING CAR ENGINEER AT CENTER OF TRADE SECRETS SPAT WITH ALPHABET

Uber has threatened to fire an engineer accused by Alphabet's self-driving Waymo unit of stealing confidential documents in a high...

 
 
 
Google Bakes Machine Learning Into Android O With TensorFlow Lite, New Framework

GOOGLE BAKES MACHINE LEARNING INTO ANDROID O WITH TENSORFLOW LITE, NEW FRAMEWORK

This could lead to better speech recognition, computer vision, and other machine learning-driven features within Android, and it highlights...

Fun with AI: watch Google Home, Siri, and Alexa try and understand 8 different accents

FUN WITH AI: WATCH GOOGLE HOME, SIRI, AND ALEXA TRY AND UNDERSTAND 8 DIFFERENT ACCENTS

Voice-powered assistants may have been getting better and better over the recent months, but that has not always been the case. Siri...

 
 
 
Spotify buys AI startup Niland to develop its music personalization and recommendations

SPOTIFY BUYS AI STARTUP NILAND TO DEVELOP ITS MUSIC PERSONALIZATION AND RECOMMENDATIONS

Spotify has made its fourth acquisition of the year after it announced that AI startup Niland has joined its ranks. Paris-based Niland...

I/O 2017: Everything coming to Google Assistant

I/O 2017: EVERYTHING COMING TO GOOGLE ASSISTANT

Today was hands-down the biggest day in updates and changes to Google Assistant since the intelligent assistant was announced a year...