• The impact of self-learning software now and in the foreseeable future

    9 monthes ago - By VentureBeat

    GUEST: We've spent so long wringing our hands and worrying about artificial and virtual intelligence that we forgot to roll out the welcome mat when they finally arrived.
    Now, when major tech companies give their annual keynotes, they can't help but pepper the narrative with phrases like “machine learning.” What does it all mean, though? Should we crank up the worry now that it looks like every tent-pole feature of self-learning software could also be a critical flaw?
    The future is here - and it's equal parts exciting and terrifying. Now that our world is populated with computer programs...
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  • Artificial Intelligence Will Replace All Human Workers In The Near Future, Says AI Expert

    Artificial Intelligence Will Replace All Human Workers In The Near Future, Says AI Expert

    9 monthes ago - By Inquisitr

    Human beings are under threat. One U.S. author with a bestselling book about artificial intelligence says that in the near future all human workers will be replaced by robots. But if you're an electrician, plumber or nurse then you're in luck. These jobs require advanced emotional and physical skills that AIs haven't mastered just yet.
    “One area that is safe for people is the kind of job that requires lots of dexterity, hand-eye coordination and flexibility,” says Martin Ford, the author of Rise of the Robots: Technology and the Threat of a Jobless Future. “Think about skilled trade jobs...
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