Tech Insider met with Gates to discuss his annual letter, in which he discusses the balance of bringing electricity to the billion people who don’t have it.
The rote tasks of any information-intensive job can be automated. It doesn’t matter if you are a doctor, lawyer, architect, reporter, or even programmer: The robot takeover will be epic.
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Rice University computer scientist Moshe Vardi expects that within 30 years, machines will be capable of doing almost any job that humans can. In anticipation of this development, he is asking his colleagues,
Computer scientist Moshe Vardi tells colleagues that change could come within 30 years, raising the question: ‘What will humans do?’
While Cortana is Microsoft’s more widely known AI assistant, it has another AI, Xiaoice, which is on WeChat in China and conducting what could be the world’s biggest Turing Test.
Bose spent years and millions creating the ultimate car suspension system. A technical success but a commercial flop, it never came to be. CNET got a rare demo.