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There's No Turning Back on AI in the Military

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RT @lizjosullivan: When I quit my job at Clarifai, people called me crazy. “Project Maven is non-offensive. It has nothing to do with weapons systems. Killer robots are illegal, and prohibited by law,” they told me. Well, they were wrong. https://t.co/CbagdDMaXT
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In the digital arms race with China, the only thing worse than fearing AI itself is the fear of not having it at all.

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RT @lizjosullivan: When I quit my job at Clarifai, people called me crazy. “Project Maven is non-offensive. It has nothing to do with weapons systems. Killer robots are illegal, and prohibited by law,” they told me. Well, they were wrong. https://t.co/CbagdDMaXT
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There's No Turning Back on AI in the Military

There's No Turning Back on AI in the Military

In the digital arms race with China, the only thing worse than fearing AI itself is the fear of not having it at all.

Chess legend Garry Kasparov: “Humans still have the monopoly on evil”

Chess legend Garry Kasparov: “Humans still have the monopoly on evil”

The human-rights activist on how to think about the future of AI, where the blockchain may take us, what concerns him about the tech giants, and more.

How a New AI Breakthrough Could Undermine the Financial Industry’s Entire Foundation

How a New AI Breakthrough Could Undermine the Financial Industry’s Entire Foundation

It’s official. No industry—strategic, creative or otherwise—is safe from artificial intelligence.

Garry Kasparov Has Made Peace With AI | Wired | Feb 21st, 2020

Garry Kasparov Has Made Peace With AI | Wired | Feb 21st, 2020

For almost two decades after becoming world champion in 1985, he dominated the game with a ferocious style of play and an equally ferocious swagger. Personal computers have grown vastly ...

The Moravec Paradox

The Moravec Paradox

AI requires us to understand what it is best at and to provide it with the right information so that it can make accurate and effective decisions

Why The Retirement Of Lee Se-Dol, Former ‘Go’ Champion, Is A Sign Of Things To Come

Why The Retirement Of Lee Se-Dol, Former ‘Go’ Champion, Is A Sign Of Things To Come

Lee Se-Dol is walking away from the game that brought him fame and admiration. What his departure can teach us about accomplishment and purpose.

Here are 3 alternative visions for the future of work

Here are 3 alternative visions for the future of work

Workforce transformation, not workforce displacement, is key to understanding how robots and AI will affect tomorrow's jobs.

The best books Quartz India read in 2018

The best books Quartz India read in 2018

Essays, anthologies, novels, and beyond.

DeepMind Achieves Holy Grail: An AI That Can Master Games Like Chess and Go Without Human Help

DeepMind Achieves Holy Grail: An AI That Can Master Games Like Chess and Go Without Human Help

AlphaZero, a general-purpose game-playing system, quickly taught itself to be the best player ever in Go, chess and Shogi

Curious Kids: are robots smarter than humans?

Curious Kids: are robots smarter than humans?

Robots are not yet as good as humans at working with other humans or even working with other robots.