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This shuttle bus will serve people with vision, hearing, and physical impairments--and drive itself

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It's been 15 years since a degenerative eye disease forced Erich Manser to stop driving. Today, he commutes to his job as an accessibility consultant via commuter trains and city buses, but he has trouble locating empty seats sometimes and must ask strangers for guidance.


This shuttle bus will serve people with vision, hearing, and physical impairments--and drive itself

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It's been 15 years since a degenerative eye disease forced Erich Manser to stop driving. Today, he commutes to his job as an accessibility consultant via commuter trains and city buses, but he has trouble locating empty seats sometimes and must ask strangers for guidance.


Study: We're Teaching Artificial Intelligence to Be Just as Racist and Sexist as Humans

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We live in a world that's increasingly being shaped by complex algorithms and interactive artificial intelligence assistants who help us plot out our days and get from point A to point B.


Surfing the 4th Industrial Revolution: Artificial intelligence and the liberal arts Brookings Institution

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Accelerating trends in artificial intelligence (AI) and robotics point to significant economic disruption in the years ahead. Together, machine learning, natural-language recognition, biometrics, and decision management are converging toward what the World Economic Forum has described as the Fourth Industrial Revolution. To this point, technology has consistently generated more jobs than it destroys--but many now wonder if "this time is different."


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"As we honor the more mathematical, abstract, and scientific' parts of our subject more, and the practical parts less, we misdirect the young and brilliant minds away from a body of challenging and important problems that are our peculiar domain, depriving these problems of the powerful attacks they deserve."



Why Artificial Intelligence Needs Some Emotional Intelligence

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One of the theoretical advantages of software, artificial intelligence, algorithms, and robots is that they don't suffer many human foibles. They don't get sick or tired. They are polite -- or rude -- to everyone in equal measure.


This mind-reading system can correct a robot's error! Latest News & Updates at Daily News & Analysis

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A new brain-computer interface developed by scientists can read a person's thoughts in real time to identify when a robot makes a mistake, an advance that may lead to safer self-driving cars.



Rise of AI Demands Project-Based Learning Getting Smart

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Artificial Intelligence (AI) is on the rise. Life with smart machines is rapidly affecting the way we live and work. A visual signal is the number of companies mentioning it.