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The quantified heart

https://aeon.co/essays/can-emotion-regulating-tech-translate-across-cultures?utm_source=Aeon+Newsletter&utm_campaign=ead7343299-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2018_07_12_12_57&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_411a82e59d-ead7343299-68643017 In September 2017, a screenshot of a simple conversation went viral on the Russian-speaking segment of the internet. It showed the same phrase addressed to two conversational agents: the English-speaking Google Assistant, and the Russian-speaking Alisa, developed by the … Continue reading

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How to get empowered, not overpowered by AI

Before to talk about getting overpowered by AI we should make clear for ourselves: how, in what way AI will be smarter as us. We are emotion machines (Marwin Minsky), how future robots will create a smart balance between emotions, … Continue reading

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Ultralow power artificial synapses using nanotextured magnetic Josephson junctions

Superconducting ‘synapse’ could enable powerful future neuromorphic supercomputers Fires 200 million times faster than human brain, uses one ten-thousandth as much energy February 7, 2018 NIST’s artificial synapse, designed for neuromorphic computing, mimics the operation of switch between two neurons. … Continue reading

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Mākslīgā inteliģence, pašreizējais stāvoklis, problēmas un nākotnes vīzija

Anotācija. Rakstā dotas svarīgākās definīcijas, īsi aplūkoti nozīmīgākie brīvi pieejamie sasniegumi un labākās publikācijas, aplūkotas zināmas un dažas jaunas problēmas, un izvērtētas nākotnes iespējas. Ievads. Mākslīgā inteliģence ir viens no mūsu laika svarīgākajiem atklājumiem, kas, iespējams, izmainīs cilvēces attīstības gaitu. … Continue reading

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This Horrifying ‘Slaughterbot’ Video Is The Best Warning Against Autonomous Weapons

http://www.sciencealert.com/chilling-drone-video-shows-a-disturbing-vision-of-an-ai-controlled-future?utm_source=ScienceAlert+-+Daily+Email+Updates&utm_campaign=c0e4eb3f8b-MAILCHIMP_EMAIL_CAMPAIGN&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_fe5632fb09-c0e4eb3f8b-364820141

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A Chinese AI passed the national medical licensing exam, so technically it’s a doctor

https://www.zmescience.com/science/china-ai-doctor-xiaoyi/?utm_source=ZME+Science+Newsletter&utm_campaign=4df49f4a92-RSS_EMAIL_CAMPAIGN&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_3b5aad2288-4df49f4a92-242745225&goal=0_3b5aad2288-4df49f4a92-242745225

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Max Tegmark: ‘Machines taking control doesn’t have to be a bad thing’

https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2017/sep/16/ai-will-superintelligent-computers-replace-us-robots-max-tegmark-life-3-0?utm_source=MIT+Technology+Review&utm_campaign=3171c1c64e-The_Download&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_997ed6f472-3171c1c64e-154031673 ” development of AI is an even more pressing concern than climate change. Yet if we’re looking at creating an intelligence that we can’t possibly understand, how much will preparation affect what takes place on the other side of the … Continue reading

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Should You Worry About the Global Pursuit for AI Domination?

One thing is for certain: the race to achieve AI supremacy is certainly on. Russian state news organization RT reports that Vladimir Putin believes “artificial intelligence is the future, not only for Russia, but for all humankind.” In fact, he went a … Continue reading

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The Emotion Machine by Marwin Minsky

By  Shansay This review is from: The Emotion Machine: Commonsense Thinking, Artificial Intelligence, and the Future of the Human Mind Marvin Minsky, along with a small group of scientists, coined the term, “artificial intelligence.” He also wrote Society of Mind, … Continue reading

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AI, engineering approach

Abstract. In this paper author formulates definitions of basic notions and proposes definitions and conditions necessary for achieving general artificial intelligence (AGI). Author maintains that the last big hurdle in achieving AGI in robots is the fact that they don’t … Continue reading

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Could a Robot Be President?

Yes, it sounds nuts. But some techno-optimists really believe a computer could make better decisions for the country—without the drama and shortsightedness we accept from our human leaders. By MICHAEL LINHORST July 08, 2017 President Donald Trump reportedly spends his … Continue reading

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What Intelligent Machines Need to Learn From the Neocortex

By JEFF HAWKINS Posted 2 Jun 2017 | 15:00 GMT Machines won’t become intelligent unless they incorporate certain features of the human brain. Here are three of them Computers have transformed work and play, transportation and medicine, entertainment and sports. Yet for … Continue reading

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Garry Kasparov: Don’t fear intelligent machines. Work with them

One of the greatest chess players in history, Garry Kasparov lost a memorable match to a supercomputer in 1997. Now he shares his vision for a future where intelligent machines help us turn our grandest dreams into reality. We must … Continue reading

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Defining Intelligence

https://www.edge.org/conversation/stuart_russell-defining-intelligence: I worked on coming up with a method of defining intelligence that would necessarily have a solution, as opposed to being necessarily unsolvable. That was this idea of bounded optimality, which, roughly speaking, says that you have a machine … Continue reading

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Complexity or some simple thoughts on consciousness and intelligence

All atoms and molecules, all living beings and human made things are emergent property devices, all chemical reactions and human mental processes are emergent property processes. We are accustomed to say that the systems and processes are complex or complicated, … Continue reading

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The real problem

It looks like scientists and philosophers might have made consciousness far more mysterious than it needs to be What is the best way to understand consciousness? In philosophy, centuries-old debates continue to rage over whether the Universe is divided, following … Continue reading

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The AI revolution: The Road to Superintelligence

http://waitbutwhy.com/2015/01/artificial-intelligence-revolution-1.html http://waitbutwhy.com/2015/01/artificial-intelligence-revolution-2.html Note: The reason this post took three weeks to finish is that as I dug into research on Artificial Intelligence, I could not believe what I was reading. It hit me pretty quickly that what’s happening in the … Continue reading

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HP Enterprise shows off a computer designed to emulate the human brain

The company has been showing off a prototype computer designed to emulate the way the brain makes calculations. It’s based on a new architecture that could define how future computers work.  The brain can be seen as an extremely power-efficient … Continue reading

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BIOLOGICAL AND MACHINE INTELLIGENCE (BAMI)

Biological and Machine Intelligence (BAMI) is a living book authored by Numenta researchers and engineers. Its purpose is to document Hierarchical Temporal Memory, a theoretical framework for both biological and machine intelligence. While there’s a lot more work to be … Continue reading

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Kā veidot mākslīgu intelektu?

Lai izveidotu mākslīgu intelektu, vispirms dziļi jāizprot cilvēka smadzeņu darbība. Piedāvājam amerikāņu zinātnieka Džefa Hokinsa skatījumu uz šo problēmu 2002. gadā ASV inženieris, izgudrotājs un zinātnieks Džefs Hokinss (Jeff Hawkins) nodibināja Redvudas Neirozinātņu institūtu. Šī institūta galvenais uzdevums bija izprast, … Continue reading

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Antonio Damasio: The quest to understand consciousness

http://www.ted.com/talks/antonio_damasio_the_quest_to_understand_consciousness.html Consciousness is the interaction between cerebral cortex, brain stem and the body. 19 minūšu lekcijā pats jaunākais par apziņu. Kādēļ mums to vajaga? A. Damasio saka:- Lai saprastu savu sabiedrību un kultūru. Un, lai varētu sev palīdzēt.

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Sebastian Seung: I am my connectome

http://www.ted.com/talks/sebastian_seung.html Sebastian Seung is mapping a massively ambitious new model of the brain that focuses on the connections between each neuron. He calls it our “connectome,” and it’s as individual as our genome — and understanding it could open a … Continue reading

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Jeff Hawkins on how brain science will change computing

Treo creator Jeff Hawkins urges us to take a new look at the brain — to see it not as a fast processor, but as a memory system that stores and plays back experiences to help us predict, intelligently, what … Continue reading

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How to Teach Computers to Learn on Their Own

http://www.scientificamerican.com/article.cfm?id=how-to-teach-computers-think-for-themselves Introduction Lecture: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VeKeFIepJBU

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Video: Invasion of the flying robots

http://edition.cnn.com/2012/03/04/opinion/ted-kumar-flying-robots/index.html

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