DeepMind AlphaGo Team Receives Inaugural IJCAI Marvin Minsky Medal for Outstanding Achievements in AI
The DeepMind team will be presented with the award at the IJCAI-2018 conference in Stockholm, Sweden, next July.
A spacecraft destined to explore a unique asteroid will also test new communication hardware that uses lasers instead of radio waves.
Researchers used their snake robots in search-and-rescue missions in Mexico City shortly after a major earthquake struck the region in September.
Researchers suggest it could cost only about $1,000 for someone to buy and target online ads in order to monitor the location of others, as well as their application use.
DeepMind's upgrade to the AlphaGo algorithm, AlphaGo Zero, beat its predecessor in a 100-game Go match, acquiring skills by playing millions of games against itself.
Researchers are working to apply artificial intelligence to improving the detection and diagnosis of breast cancer.
Researchers working on the European Union-funded MoCoTi project say they have designed the prototype of an android that learns how to actuate its own limbs.
Last year, entrepreneur Sebastian Thrun set out to augment his sales force with artificial intelligence.
Artificial intelligence researchers and companies are applying machine learning to automate the more complicated aspects of AI algorithm development.
Mass murders in the U.S. occur at a stable, once-every-two-weeks rate, according to a recent University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign study.
New Method to Detect Spin Current in Quantum Materials Unlocks Potential for Alternative Electronics
Researchers have developed a new method that precisely measures the mysterious behavior and magnetic properties of electrons flowing across the surface of quantum materials.
Researchers are developing new mixed-reality methods for visualizing complex biological networks so they can find the most salient information and linkages.
Harvey Mudd College president Maria Klawe on her career-long advocacy for greater diversity in technology education.
Richard Vevers, a British underwater photographer, was horrified when he returned in 2015 to a colourful reef in American Samoa he had shot a year earlier. It had turned pure white.
When you consider the nagging privacy risks of online advertising, you may find comfort in the thought of a vast, abstract company like Pepsi or Nike viewing you as just one data point among millions.
NASA's Cassini spacecraft ended its journey on Sept. 15 with an intentional plunge into the atmosphere of Saturn, but analysis continues on the mountain of data the spacecraft sent during its long life.
There's a Huge Opportunity in Robotics for Early-Career Computer Scientists and Serious Software Engineers
University of Washington professor Maya Cakmak discusses the role of programming by demonstration in her work on human-machine interaction.
Researchers used an intelligence test they developed to rank intelligent assistants such as Google Assistant and Siri on the same scale used for humans.
Researchers in the U.K. say they have applied electrical charges to manipulate liquid metal into two-dimensional shapes such as letters and a heart.
Researchers have discovered a severe flaw in the WPA2 protocol that enables hackers within range of a vulnerable device or access point to intercept passwords and other sensitive data.