US health data pioneer Ernest Codman at work on his national registry of patient outcomes, 1925.
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To understand the potential for machine learning to transform medicine, we must go back to the controversial origins of data use in healthcare
The South Korean go player Lee Sedol after a 2016 match against Google’s artificial-intelligence program AlphaGo. Sedol, ranked 9th in the world, lost 4-1.
The history of human-machine collaboration suggests that AI will evolve into a “cognitive partner” to humankind rather than as all-powerful, all-knowing, labour replacing robots.
If Facebook already knows how you feel from reading what you post, soon it will know from reading the expressions on your face.
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IBM’s Watson watched hundreds of horror movie trailers and then created its own for the new film Morgan.
Thinking too fast?
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Cognitive traps can steer doctors away from the right diagnosis.
Computers may be smarter than humans at some things, but are they intelligent?
Computing has been getting much smarter since the idea of artificial intelligent was first thought of 60 years ago. But are computers intelligent?
Could our days at the top of the brain chain be numbered?
In February this year, game shows got that little bit harder. And at the same time, artificial intelligence took another step towards the ultimate goal of creating and perhaps exceeding human-level intelligence…