By 2022, people in developed countries may see more fake news than accurate information. Artificial intelligence may be to blame – but could also help people sort out the truth from lies.
Elon Musk 's Tesla has serious production problems.
Most businesses are only just starting to figure out how to put artificial intelligence to work. But governments are also increasing their focus on this prediction enabling technology.
AI has a role to play in trying to prevent crime, but how much control should we give our robo cops?
Big data and algorithmic applications could transform how our legal institutions work, but the digital revolution must keep the needs of judges, attorneys and especially citizens at its heart.
AI seems able to answer questions at the heart of humanitarianism – questions such as who we should save, and how to be effective at scale.
Europe loses as many trees to storms each year as Poland produces in timber. Until now, the models for predicting which trees are at risk have not been good enough.
Artificial intelligence will transform universities. Here’s how.
2001: A Space Odyssey's sentient computer will only ever be a work of science fiction, says a cognitive neuroscientist.
The report of the mathematician and deputy of Essonne Cédric Villani renders his report on artificial intelligence today.
It's time programmers looked out old computer text adventures like Zork and Colossal Cave from the 1970s and 1980s.
Humans are already imposing our barely understood sexual ethic upon machines.
The chatbot industry sees more data as the answer to building a truly conversational system. But the industry may be teaching chatbots the wrong thing.
From predicting suicide risk to chatbot therapy, artificial intelligence is all the rage in suicide prevention. The question is, can it really work?
A branch of AI research promises to deliver computers that evolve their own software but the tech industry has yet to catch on.
It isn’t that we should worry about AI becoming more human. We should fear ourselves becoming more artificial.
Spot removes traditional barriers to reporting abusive behavior, because participants can log incidents without talking to a human.
Despite his fears artificial intelligence might one day overtake humanity, Stephen Hawking knew from his own life how profoundly AI could improve humans' daily lives.
The biggest mobile technology showcase of the year wrapped up in Barcelona yesterday. We took a look at some of the highlights.
Artificial intelligence is likely to reinforce or even amplify gender inequality because the data used to train machines is biased.