Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Artificial Intelligence

Artificial Intelligence
The logo of Apple (AAPL) is seen in Los Angeles, California

Apple Hires Former Google Executive as AI Chief

By Stephen Nellis (Reuters) Apple Inc has hired a prominent artificial intelligence executive who recently left Google in a bid to boost its Siri voice assistant...
The Wider Image: Ageing Japan: Robots' role in future of elder care

Aging Japan: Robots May Have Role in Future of Elder Care

By Malcolm Foster TOKYO (Reuters) Paro the furry seal cries softly while an elderly woman pets it. Pepper, a humanoid, waves while leading a group...
Students use a language trainer robot Ellias during their lesson at the school in Tampere

Techno Teachers: Finnish School Trials Robot Educators

TAMPERE, Finland (Reuters) Elias, the new language teacher at a Finnish primary school, has endless patience for repetition, never makes a pupil feel embarrassed for...
Elon Musk, founder, CEO and lead designer at SpaceX and co-founder of Tesla, speaks at the International Space Station Research and Development Conference in Washington

Tesla Denies Musk in Talks with Israeli AI Vision Firm Cortica

TEL AVIV (Reuters) U.S. electric car company Tesla Inc said on Tuesday that Chief Executive Elon Musk, who was visiting Israel, did not discuss a...
Security camera overlooks Tiananmen Square in front of a portrait of Mao in Beijing

China Eyes ‘Black Tech’ to Boost Security as Parliament Meets

By Pei Li and Cate Cadell BEIJING (Reuters) At a highway check point on the outskirts of Beijing, local police are this week testing out a...
A Toyota Motor Corp. logo is seen on a car at the International Auto Show in Mexico City

Toyota Venture to Spend $2.8 Billion to Develop Self-Driving Technology

TOKYO (Reuters) Toyota Motor Corp said a new venture would be investing more than $2.8 billion to develop automated-driving software - the latest salvo...