Autism and Artificial Intelligence

At a university laboratory in Washington, Darwin-OP2, a robot which looks like a human, fiercely kicks a green ball across the floor. "I want to be friends and play soccer," he says in a cold monotonous voice. Darwin-OP2 is no toy. It's one of the more advanced examples of research and development into what's been labeled as assisted robotics and humanoid interaction. Darwin-OP2 has been … Continue reading Autism and Artificial Intelligence

Why AI has yet to solidify its role in health care

If you’re searching for an industry that’s defined by innovation and technological progression, look no further than health care. The health care industry is the poster child for the application of new technology. Despite heavy regulations and high barriers to entry, it continues to be a sector where major breakthroughs happen on a regular basis. So, is the health care industry ready for a breakthrough … Continue reading Why AI has yet to solidify its role in health care

Voices in AI – Episode 34: A Conversation with Christian Reilly

Today’s leading minds talk AI with host Byron Reese In this episode, Byron and Christian talk about AGI, AI assistants, transfer learning, ANI and more. 0:00 Today’s leading minds talk AI with host Byron Reese Byron Reese: This is Voices in AI, brought to you by GigaOm, I’m Byron Reese. Today our guest is Christian Riley. He is the Vice President of Global Product and Technology Strategy over at Citrix. Before joining Citrix, Riley was at Bechtel Corporation for eighteen years where he was responsible for … Continue reading Voices in AI – Episode 34: A Conversation with Christian Reilly

Voices in AI – Episode 33: A Conversation with Bryon Jacob

Today’s leading minds talk AI with host Byron Reese In this episode, Byron and Bryon talk about intelligence, consciousness, emergence, automation and more. 0:00 Today’s leading minds talk AI with host Byron Reese Byron Reese: This is Voices in AI, brought to you by Gigaom. I’m Byron Reese. Today my guest is Bryon Jacob. Bryon is an entrepreneur and technologist and is a CTO and co-founder … Continue reading Voices in AI – Episode 33: A Conversation with Bryon Jacob

The next billion users are the future of the internet

In the late 1990s, I moved from Delhi to Stanford for a master’s degree in computer science. Getting off the plane in San Francisco, I was ecstatic about the amazing computing power, lightning-fast internet and easy access to knowledge available at an American university. Back home, most people across Asia could only get online at an internet café or over dial-up modems, and internet speeds … Continue reading The next billion users are the future of the internet