Artificial Intelligence

AI, 5G, and How Algorithms Could Cost You More Than Your Money

News Analysis Data is today’s oil, and China is today’s Saudi Arabia, Chinese artificial intelligence (AI) expert Kai-fu Lee said in 2018. In commercial terms, the beneficiaries of all this data are Baidu, Alibaba, and Tencent—China’s equivalents of Google, Amazon, and Facebook—who feed it into…

What might China demand to let Arm go to NVIDIA?

NVIDIA and SoftBank Group have announced “a definitive agreement under which NVIDIA will acquire Arm Limited from SBG and the SoftBank Vision Fund (together, “SoftBank”) in a transaction valued at $40 billion.” Nvidia, headquartered in Santa Clara, California, is the leading designer of graphics processing…

Putting the chip wars into competitive perspective

The semiconductor market is a global industry that is likely to reach $1 trillion in 2031 or 2032. The US is the leader in processors and other key products. South Korea is the leader in memory products. European companies are leaders in power semiconductors, where…

Why AI still struggles to learn languages

Common sense would tell us that it is necessary to understand a text in order to translate it. So can an artificial intelligence system actually understand a text in the same sense a human being can?  The simplest approach to translation would be simply to…

Samsung digs in deep for the chip wars

SEOUL – IBM and Nvidia are two vastly different tech businesses but have one thing in common: They both recently announced that Samsung Electronics are making their most advanced semiconductors. IBM announced in an August 17 press release the science and capabilities of its next-generation…

Chinese researchers link selfies to heart disease

Can AI-powered technologies detect coronary artery disease through facial images? In recent years, Chinese medicine experts have been cooperating with computer scientists to develop these technologies, China Daily reported. Applications driven by artificial intelligence have been used in daily clinical practice such as interpreting medical…

The worrying specter of robot generals

With Covid-19 incapacitating startling numbers of US service members and modern weapons proving increasingly lethal, the American military is relying ever more frequently on intelligent robots to conduct hazardous combat operations. Such devices, known in the military as “autonomous weapons systems,” include robotic sentries, battlefield-surveillance…

DARPA’s AlphaDogfight sim sees AI defeat F-16 pilot

US Air Force officials are saying, it wasn’t even close. In a historic test of man vs. machine, the artificial intelligence algorithm, developed by Heron Systems, swept a human F-16 pilot in a simulated dogfight 5-0 in the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency’s AlphaDogfight Trials …

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