AI

    • Helsinki and Amsterdam with first ever AI registries

      Helsinki and Amsterdam with first ever AI registries

      The cities of Helsinki and Amsterdam have announced the launch of the first artificial intelligence registries in the world. The product of collective efforts and implementation, these information hubs show how both administrations use algorithms to improve their services and citizens’ lives. The move is in line with the capitals’ commitment to an open and dignified digital development.

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    • AI set to replace humans in mines

      AI set to replace humans in mines

      Artificial intelligence (AI) will shortly replace people in mining industry. The Kazakh JSC AK Altynalmas teamed up with British tech start-up, which software uses sensors built into the plant to form a model of the grinding process and flag problems before they appear.

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    • Czech robots are being taught to become playwrights

      Czech robots are being taught to become playwrights

      Researchers at Charles University, Svanda Theater and the Academy of Performing Arts in Prague are currently working on an intriguing research project that merges artificial intelligence and robotics with theater. Dubbed, THEaiTRE, the project's main objective is to use AI to create an innovative theatrical performance, which is expected to premiere in January 2021.

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    • Robots are to replace journalists at MSN and Edge Browser

      Robots are to replace journalists at MSN and Edge Browser

      Microsoft is replacing journalists with artificial intelligence (AI) software that will generate the news stories available in the homepages of the Edge browser and the news website MSN. According to The Guardian's report, the decision of Microsoft will replace dozens of journalists with robots.

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    • Happy 40th Birthday, Pac-Man

      Happy 40th Birthday, Pac-Man

      Forty years ago Friday the most popular video game of all time was released. Today, the game has been born again, this time the result of an artificial intelligence model undertaken by Nvidia Research. And it was accomplished without an underlying game engine, the standard procedure for designing such games, but rather by training a neural network by having it "watch" 50,000 hours of the original game.

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    • Meet the AI jukebox that creates songs

      Meet the AI jukebox that creates songs

      OpenAI, an independent research organisation aimed at developing “friendly AI,” has been cranking out a lot of impressive work over the past few months. The organisation, for example, recently provided the source code for the language generating tool, Talk to Transformer. Now, OpenAI is adding to its repertoire of AI tools, Jukebox: An AI that generates raw audio of genre-specific songs.

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