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Symptom-checkers like WebMD made the wrong diagnosis in two out of every three cases.
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This could lead to the creation of truly intelligent AI.
Can smarter weapons actually save lives?
The new Zenbo bot is always watching.
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Ex-staffers say the social network is silencing conservative stories.
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Robots have arrived. They’re sorting your packages, deciding what you see on Facebook and might be coming for your job. But have you ever wondered where the word “robot” comes from? It traces its r...
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Last week, the robots finally came for that which we humans hold most dear: Our ability to write the Great [insert country or region here] Novel. The Japan News reported, and various American outlets...
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There were no fewer than 40 different Virtual Reality seminars over the course of this year's SXSW Interactive festival, which saw tech leaders revisiting some ideas of yesteryear, having another crack, and succeeding handsomely. It seems that everything old is new again.
There’s a new twitter user rapidly gaining followers and has already made over 78,000 tweets during ‘her’ first 12 hours on social media. It’s TayTweets, Microsoft’s new artificially intelligent robot...
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SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korean Lee Sedol won his first match against a computer program developed by a Google subsidiary on Sunday in the ancient board game Go, denying a clean sweep for the artificia...
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In the 1800s, the Industrial Revolution changed the world as we knew it. Hand production methods shifted to machines, productivity soared and the world became interconnected like never before. Today,...
Take a second to think about the smartphone in your pocket. When you were born, the idea of such a small, powerful computer was a sci-fi dream -- and now these devices are everywhere, transforming per...
In a major breakthrough for artificial intelligence, a computing system developed by Google researchers in Great Britain has beaten a top human player at the game of Go, the ancient Eastern contest of...
For the past century, the price and performance of computing has been on an exponential curve. And as futurist Ray Kurzweil observed, once any technology becomes an information technology, its develop...