Rappler's latest stories on artificial intelligence
Artificial intelligence and machine learning systems are likely to help the battle in several ways, from tracking an outbreak to speeding up drug testing, but it remains challenging to apply AI to other medical sectors
Huawei asks CT scans to be uploaded on Huawei's cloud service for analysis
What is affect recognition technology, which is already being used and marketed, and why is it raising concerns?
Researchers at Google Health have trained an artificial intelligence model to detect cancer in breast scans from thousands of women in Britain and the United States
Online, Chinese social media users react with a mix of support and worry over the December 1 facial verification notice, with some voicing concerns their biometric data could be leaked or sold
These 3 projects make use of AI to speed up processes or efficiently monitor data in various fields
'We know that the Chinese government is already developing machine learning algorithms for foreign policy'
'We are the first generation of people who have the power to build machines with the capability to make decisions that have in the past only been made by people,' says Microsoft president Brad Smith
The hot topic in the hour-long talk between Elon Musk and Jack Ma is artificial intelligence, which has provoked increasing concern among scientists
AIM's data science students present 16 artificial intelligence solutions to real-world problems
The use of AI to allow weapon systems to autonomously select and attack targets has sparked ethical debates in recent years
Elon Musk's Neuralink is developing a brain implant to connect people's minds directly to a computer. These mind-reading systems could affect our privacy, security, identity, equality, and personal safety.
Increasingly, players in the food industry are embracing artificial intelligence to better understand the dynamics of flavor, aroma and other factors that go into making a food product a success
One common question as intelligent technologies infiltrate various industries is how work and labor will be affected. In this case, who – or what – will do journalism in this AI-enhanced and automated world, and how will they do it?
A McKinsey Global Institute report released at the 2019 Women Deliver Conference examines the impact of automation in 6 mature economies and 4 emerging economies
The world has changed since sci-fi author Isaac Asimov in 1942 wrote his 3 rules for robots. Today's omnipresent computers and algorithms demand up-to-date measures.
How do universities respond to the challenge of artificial intelligence at the workplace?
OpenAI Five is a system that has recently defeated top Dota 2 team OG
The European Commission unveils a framework aimed at boosting trust in artificial intelligence by ensuring, for example, data about EU citizens are not used to harm them
The order however stops short of specific funding or a detailed strategy for deployment of artificial intelligence
'It can mimic a human pediatrician to interpret and integrate all types of medical data – patient complaints, medical history, blood and imaging tests – to make a diagnosis,' says lead researcher Kang Zhang
Tech companies building AI should factor in ethics early in the process to make certain artificial intelligence with 'agency of its own' doesn't hurt people, Google chief Sundar Pichai says
How good are you at contorting your face?
The author believes human rights and dignity would suffer if artifiical intelligence is given personhood under the law for a number of a reasons
The device, which will be available for pre-order in the United States from Monday, is designed to allow users to make video calls at home without having to stand immediately in front of the screen or hold a phone at arm's length.
'Killer robots are no longer the stuff of science fiction,' says Rasha Abdul Rahim, Amnesty International's advisor on artificial intelligence and human rights
Artificial intelligence flags about 52% of all the content Facebook removes in Myanmar before it is reported by users, the company reports
As nations such as the US, China, Israel, South Korea, Russia, and the UK develop automated weapons systems, tech leaders band together to pledge not to help in the development and use of these 'slaughterbots'
The tech giant will not be renewing its contract with the Pentagon
The collaboration with the US Department of Defense was said to have sparked rebellion inside the California-based company.
In the UK, AI-powered early detection technology could help 3 in 4 people survive cancer by 2034
While the app will enable users to get 'personalized' news, it will also include top stories for all readers, aiming to break the so-called filter bubble of information designed to reinforce people's biases
Robert Downey Jr is moving from Jarvis to real-life robots
Google unveils Android P, improvements for Assistant, and new AI capabilities at its annual conference
Google is taking its artificial intelligence and machine learning capabilities into improving the lives of people by taking AI into new and varied use cases
Facebook could use its partnerships with news organizations and volunteers to train AI, continually tweaking the system to respond to propagandists’ changes in topics and tactics
Facebook director of AI and machine learning Srinivas Narayanan says the company used 3.5 billion public Instagram photos in thousands of hashtagged categories to improve a machine learning algorithm's ability to categorize images for itself
The study reportedly opens up new research possibilities for AI systems and shows that animals could be new sources of its training data.
The device, called IDx-DR, can diagnose a condition called diabetic retinopathy, the most common cause of vision loss among the more than 30 million Americans living with diabetes
Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, a state-run university is now being criticized by experts for reportedly working with defense company, Hanwha Systems, to develop AI technology in weapons
In the program, participants get to learn about AI and data science through 9 courses of around 8 to 16 hours each
The institute, a tie-up with Nanyang Technological University (NTU), is Alibaba's first joint research center outside mainland China
Have you thought about what your place is or will be in the age of artificial intelligence?
What are the biggest stories, discoveries and ideas in science this 2017? The Mind Movers of the Mind Museum list down some of the most important ones from the past 12 months.
However, none of the planets are expected to be hospitable to life
The new features aim to add more nuance to answers given on search queries
Google's move to open a Beijing office focused on fundamental research is an indication of China's AI talent, widely seen as being neck-and-neck with the United States in research capability
It’s the country’s first fully digital bank branch, and it aims to transform banking from a boring chore to an empowering experience
The artificial intelligence technology uses 'pattern recognition to detect posts or live videos where someone might be expressing thoughts of suicide'