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DATA DUMP: A Beginners Guide to Artificial Intelligence – Culpeper Times

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If I asked you to describe the first thing that pops into your head when you hear Artificial Intelligence (A.I.), what would it be? Do you imagine a world where machines take over the planet like Skynet in The Terminator movie series? Or maybe something simpler such as when you use your phone to a...


Can AI Be Trusted With Life-And-Death Decisions?

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It was more than 20 years ago that a computer powered by artificial intelligence first beat humans at their own game. In a chess match that reverberated throughout the world against world champion Garry Kasparov, IBM's Deep Blue successfully defeated its human opponent, making it crystal clear: Comp...



73 Mind-Blowing Implications of a Driverless Future

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I originally wrote and published a version of this article in September 2016. Since then, quite a bit has happened, further cementing my view that these changes are coming and that the implications will be even more substantial. I decided it was time to update this article with some additional ideas...


Why We Need Public Transportation, Not More Self-Driving Cars

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The rise of driverless cars and autonomous vehicles has led many to believe that the end of public transportation is nigh. From improving driving conditions to safer roads, the innovative technology promises to revolutionize how people move in modern cities. But even though driverless cars may offe...


73 Mind-Blowing Implications of a Driverless Future

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I originally wrote and published a version of this article in September 2016. Since then, quite a bit has happened, further cementing my view that these changes are coming and that the implications will be even more substantial. I decided it was time to update this article with some additional ideas...


Ford wants to patent a driverless police car that ambushes lawbreakers using artificial intelligence

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Imagine a police car that issues tickets without even pulling you over. What if the same car could use artificial intelligence to find good hiding spots to catch traffic violators and identify drivers by scanning license plates, tapping into surveillance cameras and wirelessly accessing government ...


How autonomous vehicles could save over 350K lives in the US and millions worldwide ZDNet

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American roads are deadly. In 2016, 37,461 people died in traffic accidents in the US, a 5.6 percent increase over 2015, according to the US Department of Transportation (DoT). This is down from 1970, when around 60,000 people died in traffic accidents in the US. The addition of safety features such...


The Road To The Autonomous Age Will Be Paved By Smart Cities

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The age of the autonomous vehicle will usher in sweeping changes to transportation, energy consumption, passenger safety and business efficiency. But before autonomous cars can transform modern life, cities will have to transform themselves. Smart cities will be the linchpins of the autonomous age ...