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Many of the companies in the showcase demonstrated new ways of using clinical data pulled from the electronic patient record....
From: VentureBeat | By: Mark Sullivan, Kia Kokalitcheva | Wednesday, October 29, 2014
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Alex Garland is known as a screenwriter (28 Days Later, Sunshine) and producer (Dredd, which he also wrote) and now he is a director. The first feature from Garland is called Ex Machina, in which Alicia Vikander (above) plays an AI which interacts with...
From: SlashFilm | By: Russ Fischer | Wednesday, October 29, 2014
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Last night, Facebook announced the company’s third quarter results and it was better expected. Revenue for Q3 2014 was $3.20 billion, an increase of 59% year-over-year. I’d take that any day. 66% of the revenue came from mobile advertising. Go back...
From: Marketing Pilgrim | By: Cynthia Boris | Wednesday, October 29, 2014
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Guest Post: In the near future, machines might help you improve your health. Enlitic, a young startup that has committed to using a kind of artificial intelligence to assist doctors in the diagnosis and prognosis of diseases, is announcing a $2 million...
From: VentureBeat | By: Jordan Novet | Tuesday, October 28, 2014
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Universal UK has unveiled the first poster for "28 Days Later" and "Sunshine" scribe Alex Garland's directorial debut "Ex Machina" ahead of the film's first trailer due out tomorrow. The one-sheet arrives at the same time as word comes that A24 has picked...
From: Dark Horizons | By: Dark Horizons | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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AreyouthetypeofpersonwhowatchedtheHughJackmancomedyRealSteelandthought,“Thisisprettygreat,thisrobotfighting…someoneshoulddothisforreal”?Ifyouansweredyesandhaveafewhundredthousanddollarstospare,thentodaymightbeyourluckyday.Ateamof“morethan20engineers,scientists,designers,artists,fabricators,andproducers”fromBostonthatcallsitselfMegaBots,Inc....
From: Gamma Squad | By: Ashley Burns | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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Looking back at the evolution of our Strata events, and the data space in general, we marvel at the impressive data applications and tools now being employed by companies in many industries. Data is having an impact on business models …
From: O'Reilly Radar | By: Ben Lorica | Tuesday, October 28, 2014
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The new hybrid device might not need humans at all. In college, it wasn’t rare to hear a verbal battle regarding artificial intelligence erupt between my friends studying neuroscience and my friends studying computer science. One rather outrageous...
From: Free Republic | By: betabeat.com | Wednesday, October 29, 2014
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Famous inventor and entrepreneur Elon Musk believes that artificial intelligence (AI) is one of the biggest threats to humanity’s existence. His comments come as tech companies race to establish advanced AI systems. When the term was first coined in...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Justin Streight | Tuesday, October 28, 2014
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When one of the most prevalent technological pioneers worries about artificial intelligence, the world listens.
From: Christian Science Monitor | Tuesday, October 28, 2014
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A24 has acquired U.S. rights to "Ex Machina," the directorial debut from writer Alex Garland ("28 Days Later," "Sunshine"). The film stars Oscar Isaac (who also stars in A24's upcoming thriller "A Most Violent Year"), Domhnall Gleeson and Alicia Vikander....
From: Indiewire | By: Nigel M Smith | Wednesday, October 29, 2014
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A24 has acquired U.S. rights to Alex Garland‘s directorial debut “Ex Machina,” which stars Oscar Isaac, Domhnall Gleeson and Alicia Vikander. A24 will release the film on April 10, 2015. Garland also wrote the film, which was produced by DNA's...
From: The Wrap | By: Jeff Sneider | Wednesday, October 29, 2014
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Tonight's live episode of The Independents (Fox Business Network, 9 p.m. ET, 6 p.m. PT, with re-airs three hours later) starts with a conversation about politics and Ebola (the same thing?), featuring Party Panelists Deroy Murdock (Fox News contributor)...
From: Reason | By: Matt Welch | Tuesday, October 28, 2014
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Most folks don’t interact with robots in their daily lives, so unless you work in a factory, the tech can seem remote. But if you’re a San Jose local? Welcome to the future. Orchard Supply Hardware just hired a pair of bots to greet and engage...
From: Singularity Hub | By: Jason Dorrier | Wednesday, October 29, 2014
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Taipei, Oct. 29 (CNA) The development of robots and artificial intelligence have contributed to the plight of young people
From: Taiwan News | By: Central News Agency | Wednesday, October 29, 2014
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When one of the most prevalent technological pioneers worries about artificial intelligence, the world listens.
From: Christian Science Monitor | Monday, October 27, 2014
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Xerox says that its new virtual agents learn like we do from experience....
From: VentureBeat | By: Dean Takahashi | Monday, October 27, 2014
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Elon Musk really wants us to be worried about the potential danger of artificial intelligence. He just told an MIT symposium that he feels it's "our biggest existential threat," then ratcheted the hyperbole further, saying "with artificial......
From: Engadget | By: Steve Dent | Monday, October 27, 2014
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“Pretenders” is a letdown after the brilliance of last week’s episode. Person Of Interest is especially adept at exploring conflicting ideologies, such as the ones maintained by advocates and critics of national security measures or artificial...
From: A.V. Club | By: Alexa Planje | Wednesday, October 29, 2014
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Dr. Neal DeGrasse Tyson & NOVA science NOW delve into magic and the brain, artificial intelligence, magnetic mind control, and the work of neuroscientist and synesthesia researcher David Eagleman. Can we really believe our own eyes? Will machines...
From: Barry Ritholtz | By: Barry Ritholtz | Tuesday, October 28, 2014
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Filed under: Emerging Technologies, Etc., EV/Plug-in, MPG, Tesla Motors, Renault More than 600,000 battery electric and plug-in hybrid cars have been sold worldwide. This number is up 20 percent in the last four months, and includes the top 10 countries...
From: Autoblog Green | By: John Beltz Snyder | Tuesday, October 28, 2014
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Next IT is launching a smartphone app that uses artificial intelligence to help treat patients suffering from chronic diseases.
From: CNBC | Tuesday, October 28, 2014
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Is IBM repeating the same mistakes Kodak made? With weak revenues for the past 10 quarters, here are 4 ways CEO Rometty can harness artificial intelligence and analytics to spur growth.
From: Forbes | By: Sarah Miller Caldicott | Tuesday, October 28, 2014
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As Tesla boss Elon Musk warns that artificial intelligence development is "summoning the demon", how much of a threat do you think robots pose to us?...
From: Telegraph | By: Sian Gardiner | Tuesday, October 28, 2014
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Robbie Collin pays tribute to much-maligned project, AI: Artificial Intelligence...
From: Telegraph | By: Robbie Collin | Tuesday, October 28, 2014
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By Olivia Rzadkiewicz Betty Liu reports on Elon Musk’s warning about artificial intelligence Source:: Telegraph...
From: Palestine Telegraph | By: PT Editor | Tuesday, October 28, 2014
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Betty Liu reports on Elon Musk's warning about artificial intelligence...
From: Telegraph | By: Olivia Rzadkiewicz | Tuesday, October 28, 2014
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Sometime in the not too distant future, your doctor could write you a prescription for a smartwatch and an app to track your health....
From: VentureBeat | By: Jordan Novet | Tuesday, October 28, 2014
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Finally, a writing contest that doesn't discriminate against non-human authors. Japan's Hoshi Prize, named after Japanese SF author Shinichi Hoshi, is open to entries from computers, plus "other non-humans, such as space aliens and animals, as long as...
From: Io9 | By: Charlie Jane Anders | Tuesday, October 28, 2014
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Billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk is concerned about artificial intelligence. In fact, the inventor of the private spaceflight company SpaceX and the car company Tesla says that with AI, "we are summoning the demon."...
From: Live Science | Monday, October 27, 2014
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At an MIT symposium, Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla and SpaceX, stated that he believes artificial intelligence is “potentially more dangerous than nukes.” Web ai elon musk demons Frankenstein golem terminator...
From: TG Daily | By: Guy Wright | Monday, October 27, 2014
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However “Robot Demons” would make a great SyFy channel movie....
From: Break | Monday, October 27, 2014
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Artificial intelligence really spooks out Tesla and SpaceX founder Elon Musk. He's afraid, without proper regulation in place, it could be the "biggest existential threat" to humans. Musk was asked about AI at MIT's annual AeroAstra Centennial Symposium...
From: Business Insider | By: Alyson Shontell | Monday, October 27, 2014
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Artificial intelligence is "our biggest existential threat," said the SpaceX and Tesla founder...
From: CBS News | Monday, October 27, 2014
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Would you let a robot respond to your mail? Well Less.Mail just announced an artificially intelligent piece of software that will do just that. It comes in the form of an Android app called Less.Mail, and it's currently available by invite-only. It's...
From: Gizmodo | By: Adam Clark Estes | Monday, October 27, 2014
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In an interview last week, Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk had some grave words about the reality of a future ruled by artificial intelligence. While he called AI "potentially more dangerous than nukes" in a tweet posted this Summer, last Friday at the...
From: GeekSugar | By: Kelly-Schwarze | Monday, October 27, 2014
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Now do you believe me that Elon Musk is not-so-secretly Iron Man? The dude is worried about Ultron, for crap's sake! Whoever came up with this viral marketing campaign for Age of Ultron deserves a raise.
From: Geekosystem | By: Dan Van Winkle | Monday, October 27, 2014
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The press is full of trendy terms—Big Data, the Internet of Things, Digital Natives, Globalization, Social Media, etc.—that attempt to describe the complex technological and social changes that the world is currently experiencing. However, there...
From: MultiChannel Merchant | By: Owen Shapiro | Monday, October 27, 2014
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"You know all those stories where there's the guy with the pentagram and the holy water and he's like... yeah, he's sure he can control the demon, [but] it doesn't work out." This has become a recurring theme in Musk's public comments, and each time...
From: Free Republic | By: cnet.com | Monday, October 27, 2014
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Elon Musk's warnings about A.I. are becoming more dire. "With artificial intelligence, we are summoning the demon," he recently said. "You know all those stories where there's the guy with the pentagram and the holy water and he's like... yeah, he's...
From: Io9 | By: Mark Strauss | Monday, October 27, 2014
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The "biggest existential threat" to mankind
From: Time | By: Dan Kedmey | Monday, October 27, 2014
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