Google is giving developers access to its artificial intelligence (AI) programming toolkit SyntaxNet – including the English language plug-in ‘Parsey McParseface’. SyntaxNet is an open-source neural network framework which provides a foundation for Natural Language Understanding (NLU) systems. Parsey McParseface is an English parser that Google has trained to analyze English text – it is […]
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OpenAI, a new artificial intelligence (AI) training gym backed by SpaceX and Tesla boss Elon Musk and other hi-tech magnates, aims to help people develop smarter computers rather than pumping iron. In other words, it is an open source AI gym where programmers can come, try things out and improve or fine-tune their systems. Elon […]
An artificial intelligence called AlphaGo stunned experts when it won against a grand master five consecutive times in the toughest game in the world. The ancient Chinese board game, called ‘GO’ (围棋), which is more than 2,500 years old, is considerably tougher than chess because there are so many more ways – 10 to the […]
A Google artificial intelligence called AlphaGo beat a human grand master at the demanding game of Go – a game of profound complexity which originated in China over 2,500 years ago. The game is much tougher than chess for computers because of the number of ways a match can play out. According to Google’s DeepMind […]
Your task is to create an artificial intelligence which is as fast as the human brain, the US Federal Government told Harvard University when it was awarded a grant of $28 million. The money has gone to Harvard’s John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, its Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, and […]
An artificial intelligence centre is being launched by the University of Cambridge to explore the challenges and opportunities to humanity, thanks to a generous grant of £10 million from the Leverhulme Trust, a large national grant-making foundation in the United Kingdom, established in 1925 under the will of William Lever, 1st Viscount Leverhulme. Human-level intelligence […]