The world has changed, and the protagonists of this change are small, agile, laser-focused startups that quickly innovate and deploy products in the market at a fraction of the cost of what a large enterprise can do. The ‘democratization of high tech innovation’ is a pervasive trend in both commercial and defense applications, and the trend has been picked up by the US Department Of Defense (DoD).
May 13, 2016|
July 26, 2012|
Future Tense is a series of documentaries exploring cutting-edge technologies that will dramatically change the world we live in. The July 1st, 2012 episode was focused on Artificial Intelligence. The documentary features also the work done in the Neuromorphics Lab. Watch the trailer here and the episode below. Read the rest of this entry »
December 18, 2009|
Marvin Minsky has decided to resuscitate AI from the 80's ashes with a fresh $5M grant to support an MIT team in a "project to build intelligent machines". More info here. I have strong doubts on Minsky's approach, and the new Turing test: "can the computer read, understand, and explain a children's book". I would be satisfied with replicating the children...