Posted on June 24, 2019 in Cybersecurity
There is something immensely satisfying about identifying a real bargain in a charity shop or thrift store. In amongst the 17 copies of last year’s must-read summer-holiday novel, and the three cups with saucers that don’t match, you might stumble across a hidden gem.
Posted on June 24, 2019 in Artificial intelligence
A properly trained special-purpose AI can be a wonderful thing. AI systems have already displayed super-human performance in many fields, from diagnosing specific medical conditions, to spotting fraudulent transactions, or identifying infringing content amongst the fire-hose of social media.
Posted on May 21, 2019 in Artificial intelligence
Trial and error – with the vast majority of trials ending in error – has long been the default method of drug discovery.
Posted on May 13, 2019
OpenAI, the research organisation co-founded by Elon Musk, has made history by creating artificial intelligence-based bots that can play and compete as a team in one of the most complicated strategy games in e-sports. They’ve even beaten the current reigning champions.