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Our solar system now is tied for most number of planets around a single star, with the recent discovery of an eighth planet circling a distant star. The planet was found using machine learning from Google and data from NASA’s Kepler Space Telescope.
"I have FOMO for the future”, says Sam Lessin. That’s why his startup, Fin, is working backwards from a far-off tech utopia. One day, computers with some human help will answer our every beck and call. Today, Lessin is teaming them up.
As early as 2018, we can expect to see truly autonomous weaponised artificial intelligence that delivers its blows slowly, stealthily and virtually without trace. And 2018 will be the year of the machine-on-machine attack.
When was the last time you heard the story of a great innovation begin with, “I built a killer spreadsheet”? Useful data comes in the form of stories—not statistics.
Over the past five years, engineers and poultry scientists at The University of Georgia and Georgia Institute of Technology have been collaborating to help farmers make better use of the information latent in chicken chatter.