Artificial intelligence is an extremely fast-moving and increasingly diversified field, which makes it a poor match for slow-moving regulatory and judicial processes. 3:00 a.m.
Our research at MIT has found that once trained, visual AI is shockingly accurate at predicting property values, crime rates, and even public health outcomes. 3:00 a.m.
Long before Hollywood made killer robots seem all too plausible, the British author worried that technology would undermine humanity by making life too easy. 1:02 p.m.
Claims that machines will surpass human smarts overlook one bedrock problem: A lot of real-world AI doesn’t work all that well. 12:13 p.m.
The name of your favorite newspaper is the kind of thing that used to trip computers up. 3:53 p.m.
It is vital that Congress develop an independent oversight and regulatory body modeled on the one being proposed for the European Union. 2:25 a.m.
It’s hard to say you’re sorry. Under the right circumstances, it’s OK to ask a computer for help. 10:14 a.m.
AI is often portrayed as a job killer. But companies are likely to use the technology to get more done with the same number of people. 3:55 p.m.