Artificial Intelligence Historian Pamela McCorduck dies at 80

He is currently a university professor of computer science and robotics at Carnegie Mellon (and like Professors Feigenbaum and Simon, AM Turing Award winner, often referred to as the Nobel Computer Prize). “He was interacting with all the people who were driving and shaking up artificial intelligence. He was right in the middle of it, …

Scientist and Artificial Intelligence-Powered, Remote-Controlled Killer Robot

If Israel was going to kill a potentially war-starting Iranian high-ranking official, it needed US approval and protection. That meant taking action before Mr. Biden took office. In Mr. Netanyahu’s best-case scenario, the assassination would eliminate any chance of resurrecting the nuclear deal, even if Mr. Biden wins. the scientist Mohsen Fakhrizadeh grew up in …

Facebook Apologizes After Artificial Intelligence Labeled Black’s Video ‘Primates’

Facebook users who recently watched a video featuring Black men from a British tabloid saw an automated prompt from the social network asking if they wanted to “continue watching videos about Primates,” prompting the company to investigate and disable the AI-powered feature. pushed this message. Facebook apologized on Friday for calling it an “unacceptable mistake” …

Very Personal Computing: Artificial Intelligence Meets Fatherhood in Artist’s New Work

Ian Cheng was feeling adrift. It was the beginning of 2013; He was about 30 years old, with an arts degree from Berkeley and an arts degree from Columbia, but he needed an idea, something to build a career on. Contemplating that question one winter afternoon in the balcony cafe of Whole Foods Market on …

Simone Biles Came Out of Everywhere. Jade Carey and Artificial Lee Will

Simone Biles’ withdrawal from Thursday’s individual all-around final opened up a spot in the competition for teammate Jade Carey. a rule allowing only two gymnasts from any country compete in. Carey, who is ninth all-around and third best among the Americans, will join Sunisa Lee to replace Biles. It is unclear whether Biles will withdraw …

Using Artificial Intelligence to Mimic Bourdain Documentary’s Audio Drawing Questions

The new documentary on Anthony Bourdain’s life, “Roadrunner,” is one hour and 58 minutes long, and is filled with footage of the star’s decades-long career as a celebrity chef, journalist, and television personality. However, 45 seconds of the film’s opening weekend attracts the public’s attention. The focus is on a few sentences that an uninformed …