Category: Artificial Intelligence

Swarms of automated drones controlled by AI are set to patrol Europe’s borders using powerful sensors to detect threats and criminal activity under EU plan

Swarms of automated drones controlled by AI are set to patrol Europe’s borders using powerful sensors to detect threats and criminal activity under EU plan

Yuan Ren | The Daily Mail | Source URL Swarms of AI driven robots that can patrol borders from the land, sea and sky could soon be manning Europe’s borders.    A mass network of drones, land vehicles and water crafts is being developed into fully automated surveillance systems with the support […]

AI-powered phone service developed by Nationwide building society will judge you on way the you speak and use phrases it thinks you will find useful, friendly and easy to understand

AI-powered phone service developed by Nationwide building society will judge you on way the you speak and use phrases it thinks you will find useful, friendly and easy to understand

Sean Poulter | The Daily Mail | Source URL Artificial Intelligence (AI) software that forms an opinion of people by the way they speak – in much the same way people do – is being developed by a UK finance firm. The language and vocabulary used by customers who ring […]

Machine Learning Predicts Kids at Risk of Not Getting Vaccinated

Machine Learning Predicts Kids at Risk of Not Getting Vaccinated

Predictive computer models could prompt physicians to talk with families who are skeptical of vaccines Jeremy Hsu | IEEE Spectrum | Source URL Growing skepticism toward vaccines has sparked a flareup of measles outbreaks affecting New York City neighborhoods, cruise ships, international airports and even Google’s Mountain View headquarters. To help family physicians reach […]

FBI Fails Privacy And Accuracy Tests On Its Facial Recognition Tools According To GAO Report, While A.I. Police State Advances

FBI Fails Privacy And Accuracy Tests On Its Facial Recognition Tools According To GAO Report, While A.I. Police State Advances

Aaron Kesel | Activist Post | Source URL The FBI has failed to assuage concerns of the Government Accountability Office (GAO) on its use of facial recognition technology according to a new report. Numerous issues were raised three years ago after the congressional watchdog urged the FBI to improve its practices in order to […]

Elon Musk claims Neuralink technology that will connect the human brain with computers is ‘coming soon’

Elon Musk claims Neuralink technology that will connect the human brain with computers is ‘coming soon’

James Pero | The Daily Mail | Source URL Elon Musk believes humans must link up with machines in order to fight the inevitable onslaught of artificial intelligence. In a recent tweet, the SpaceX and Tesla CEO said technology from his latest company, Neuralink, will be ‘coming soon.’ Musk has […]

‘Alexa, find me a doctor’: Amazon’s digital assistant can now schedule doctor’s appointments, give prescription refill updates and even handle your private healthcare data

‘Alexa, find me a doctor’: Amazon’s digital assistant can now schedule doctor’s appointments, give prescription refill updates and even handle your private healthcare data

Annie Palmer | The Daily Mail | SourceURL Amazon’s digital assistant could soon do more than just turn on your lights or tell you the weather. The e-commerce giant has signaled a major leap into healthcare for Alexa, by rolling out an invite-only program for developers to create their own skills around […]

Massive Database Leak Gives Us a Window into China’s Digital Surveillance State

Massive Database Leak Gives Us a Window into China’s Digital Surveillance State

Danny O’Brien | Electronic Frontier Foundation | Source URL Earlier this month, security researcher Victor Gevers found and disclosed an exposed database live-tracking the locations of about 2.6 million residents of Xinjiang, China, offering a window into what a digital surveillance state looks like in the 21st century. Xinjiang is […]