Weapons systems are far from having a mind of their own. But the debate around them has already begun.
Love it or hate it, your voice contains a ton of information about you. With voice assistants getting smarter day by day, we are looking at a future where we would be easy prey for manipulative marketing.
Google Assistant is an artificial intelligence enhanced with "Duplex" technology that lets it engage like a real person on the phone.
Officially known as "Robot Vera," the master recruiter currently has 200 clients, major companies which then take the selected job candidates through conventional interviews and final selection.
Singapore decides to set up surveillance cameras on 100,000 lampposts, to “perform crowd analytics’’ for public security. The technology of facial recognition with cameras and censors urges privacy fears among right groups and security experts.
Westworld is a fictional place where you can do anything with human-looking machines (hosts). But should you? Is it morally wrong only if the machines are conscious? And what is consciousness anyway?
The researchers, based in 30 countries, said last week that they would refrain from visiting KAIST, one of South Korea's top universities, until it promised not to develop AI weapons without "meaningful human control."
President Emmanuel Macron's office says the government will offer 1.5 billion euros ($1.85 billion) by 2022 to make France a centre of reference for artificial intelligence research.
The rapid transformation of industry and society on the back of the digital revolution will bring with it a number of dillemas for developing and emerging economies. How can the Global South stay afloat?
Google launches a $300 million project to combat fake news and strengthen journalism. It is working with 50 media partners, bolstering their business models and introducing technological changes.
The social media giant said it would train 65,000 people and plough another $8.9 million into artificial intelligence by 2022. The company is helping jobseekers, and women set up their own businesses.
Australia is leading the use of the technology in surf lifesaving, with dozens of drones being tested on beaches around the country.
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