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  • Federal government launches AI and IoT projects

    The federal government has hatched two new research projects - investigating artificial intelligence (AI) and the internet of things (IoT) technologies - in a bid to advance Australia’s knowledge and expertise in these emerging areas.

    Written by Jennifer O'Brien24 May 18 09:09
  • Why bias is the biggest threat to AI development

    Bias – both human and data-based – is the biggest ethical challenge facing the development and adoption of artificial intelligence, according to a panel of world-leading AI luminaries.

    Written by Nadia Cameron13 Nov. 17 15:11
  • 10 things marketers need to know about AI

    AI-enabled marketing isn't just about cute chatbots. Here's what CMOs, CIOs and others need to know to make the most of AI in their marketing initiatives in 2017 and beyond.

    Written by James A. Martin14 Feb. 17 03:31
  • How Google's Project Tango will change your life

    Project Tango is a Google platform for giving phones and tablets a sense of space, and it's going to radically change how people use their mobile devices.

    Written by Mike Elgan04 Jan. 16 14:01
  • Google making big changes to Glass program

    Google will stop selling its Glass head-mounted computer to the public on Jan. 19, as part of other big changes Google is making to the product's program.

    Written by Zach Miners16 Jan. 15 06:13
  • Google AI project apes memory, programs (sort of) like a human

    The mission of Google's DeepMind Technologies startup is to "solve intelligence." Now, researchers there have developed an artificial intelligence system that can mimic some of the brain's memory skills and even program like a human.

    Written by Tim Hornyak30 Oct. 14 21:53
  • Carmakers put Apple's CarPlay in the slow lane

    Some car manufacturers are delaying their rollout of CarPlay, the software platform from Apple that synchronizes an iPhone to a vehicle's infotainment system.

    Written by Lucas Mearian22 Aug. 14 20:42