Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence (AAAI)


Founded in 1979, the Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence (AAAI) (formerly the American Association for Artificial Intelligence) is a nonprofit scientific society devoted to advancing the scientific understanding of the mechanisms underlying thought and intelligent behavior and their embodiment in machines. AAAI aims to promote research in, and responsible use of, artificial intelligence. AAAI also aims to increase public understanding of artificial intelligence, improve the teaching and training of AI practitioners, and provide guidance for research planners and funders concerning the importance and potential of current AI developments and future directions.

The neural network has weird ideas about what humans like to eat


So I've been training this neural network to generate cookbook recipes by letting it look at tens of thousands of existing recipes.

How automation and artificial intelligence could transform backup software - TechRepublic


It's a bad news, good news situation for system administrators worried about the reliability of backing up data from cloud computing systems.

The next generation of brain controlled prosthetics will be for everyone


"We call them'flourishes'," says Aldo Faisal. "Kevin has this flourish where, because he can rotate his wrist 360-degrees either way, when he reaches for or passes you stuff he will add this flourish just for the fun of it. There's no need for him to do it, but he does it anyway. It's like if you pick up your teacup and you stretch out your pinkie finger… He doesn't think about it: he just does it."

Sofer Pete : Nature : Nature Research


This room of the university's Artificial Intelligence Lab looked like the study of an Oxford don. The walls were covered with bookcases and -- of course!

Aiden closes $750,000 seed round in its quest to amplify marketers


Aiden, a London-based startup building a machine learning-powered personal assistant to save mobile marketers time and money, closed a $750,000 seed round today from Kima Ventures and a number of angels including Nicolas Pinto, Pierre Valade and Jonathan Wolf.

Star Trek's Holodeck: from science fiction to a new reality


Many of the technological advances predicted in Star Trek's fictional universe have become reality, such as the mobile communicator and hand-held tablet computers.

Samsung Galaxy S8 hides home button and gains Bixby AI

BBC News

Samsung's latest flagship phones have ditched the physical home button found in their predecessors and introduced a new virtual assistant.

Samsung Galaxy S8: Why you should choose it over the iPhone 7

The Independent

Samsung has launched the highly anticipated Galaxy S8, the latest - and quite possibly the greatest - flagship mobile on the market.