United States Patent and Trademark Office says innovation is for humans only
The United States Patent and Trademark Office published a decision that claims artificial intelligences cannot be inventors. Only “natural persons” have the right to get a patent.
Will help our machine overlords understand us better
IBM is commercialising a new technology that makes it easier for computers to understand human communication.
Will get China to pay for it
The Trump administration unveiled its $4.8 trillion budget proposal which, among other things, includes plans to increase federal funding for the development of AI and quantum computing.
Romance disappears into servers
In five years from now you can abandon dating sites – if you want a squeeze - because artificial intelligence will even prompt you with chat-up lines and find the right person for you.
AI will replace the others
Beancounters from International Data Corporation (IDC) found that of the organisations already using AI, only 25 percent have developed an "enterprise-wide" AI strategy.
Sorry Dave, I can’t do that.
The European Commission has launched a pilot project intended to test draft ethical rules for developing and applying AI technologies to ensure they can be implemented in practice.
...can't do Keith Richards of course
Boffins from the University of Nottingham believe their AI and Machine Learning can predict premature death.
With Nvidia inside
Pure Storage has announced a new range of AI solutions for industries based around Nvidia chips.
GPipe open sourced
Google's AI research division has open-sourced GPipe, a library for "efficiently" training deep neural networks (layered functions modelled after neurons) using Lingvo, a TensorFlow framework for sequence modelling.