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The beautiful, if clunky, game.
Computers must master football if they are to demonstrate that they can be our equal.
Jamie Milpurr translates archived stories told by his grandfather Frank Ambidjambidj with help from his grandmother Margaret Marlingarr. The stories were told in Kun-barlang, a language spoken on Goulburn Island with 20 speakers remaining.
A clever proces similar to Google's image search is helping to preserve some of the world's 7,000 languages that are at risk of disappearing.
Machine learning is driving the next revolution in computing.
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We're just at the beginning of working out the tasks machines will make us better at.
The computers of tomorrow are being taught to learn, reason and recognise emotions.
Computers are taking over our jobs, but this doesn't have to be a bad thing.
Spectators in South Korea look on as AlphaGo takes on Go champion Lee Se-dol.
A machine has bested us at yet another intellectually challenging game. It shows artificial intelligence is progressing rapidly, but it doesn't mean humans are redundant quite yet.
According to creationists, the eyes of the great horned owl cannot be expained by Darwinian evolution.
Rachlin Susan, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
A new alternative for those questioning Darwinian evolution? Research suggests evolution itself is intelligent.
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Even the smartest AIs weren't supposed to beat top humans at Go for another decade or more.
The golden age of AI is upon us.
All eyes turned to London this week, as Google announced its latest acquisition in the form of DeepMind, a company that specialises in artificial intelligence technologies. The £400m pricetag paid by Google…
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“Move fast and break things.” That is the Facebook motto plastered all over their California headquarters to remind engineers never to stop innovating. This week, the company moved fast and broke some…