Archive | February 2017

AI Is About to Learn More Like Humans—with a Little Uncertainty | WIRED

https://www.wired.com/2017/02/ai-learn-like-humans-little-uncertainty/

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How China Mobile Is Using Linux and Open Source

China Mobile is one of the biggest telecom companies in the world, with more than 800 million users in China — all of whom are served with open source technologies. During the 2016 Mobile World Congress, China Mobile declared that the operational support system running their massive network would be based on open source software. China Mobile is not alone; many major networking vendors are moving to open source technologies.

Source: How China Mobile Is Using Linux and Open Source

Sorry, Y’All—Humanity’s Nearing an Upgrade to Irrelevance

An interview with Yuval Harari, author of ‘Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow.’

Source: Sorry, Y’All—Humanity’s Nearing an Upgrade to Irrelevance

Alan Turing Predicts Machine Learning And The Impact Of Artificial Intelligence On Jobs

This week’s milestones in the history of technology include Alan Turing anticipating today’s deep learning by intelligent machines and concerns about the of AI on jobs, Clifford Stoll anticipating Mark Zuckerberg, and establishing the FCC and NPR.

Source: Alan Turing Predicts Machine Learning And The Impact Of Artificial Intelligence On Jobs

Elon Musk: Humans must merge with machines or become irrelevant in AI age

In an age when AI threatens to become widespread, humans would be useless, so there’s a need to merge with machines, according to Musk.
http://www.cnbc.com/2017/02/13/elon-musk-humans-merge-machines-cyborg-artificial-intelligence-robots.html

Why Senior Citizens Are Going to Love Autonomous Cars | Digital Trends

Will seniors be able to make the change to self-driving cars? Available evidence indicates it won’t be a problem.

Source: Why Senior Citizens Are Going to Love Autonomous Cars | Digital Trends