Artificial intelligence chatbot ChatGPT has fascinated the world since it was unveiled last year - but cybercriminals have now unleashed ‘evil cousins’ of the bot, chatbots built purely for crime.
Indiana Jones star Harrison Ford says artificial intelligence could "never" hope to recreate his performance as the intrepid archaeologist for a future instalment of the franchise.
His warnings come amid growing concerns about the way AI - whereby machines perform functions usually associated with humans - will disrupt our way of life.
It comes as the BT Group said it will cut between 40,000 and 55,000 jobs by the end of the decade amid plans to shift to artificial intelligence (AI).
Spotify are launching a new AI programme called DJ, which will curate a specialised guide for users based on their likes and dislikes.
ChatGPT has become a hot topic around the world in the months since it launched in November 2022 – and has become the fastest-growing web app of all time.
Artificial Intelligence (AI) has seen an explosion in popularity in recent months, but investors and experts fear humanity can't keep up with the pace of change.
Following the government announcement that it is committing £250m towards AI to help the NHS, we look at ways it could be used to help the healthcare sector.
The international study compared diagnosis rates of melanomas by artificial intelligence and experienced dermatologists.
In an age when artificial intelligence plays a dominant role in pop culture, some may view killer robots as science fiction, but for New School professor Peter Asaro, they’re the not-so-distant future. In this week’s episode of Yahoo News’ Unfiltered, we talk to Asaro about the dangers of AI and autonomous weapons.
Google will use machine learning to understand user habits and help them switch off from their phone when necessary.
Yes, warns Stephen Hawking, who told a crowd at the launch of The Leverhulme Centre for the Future of Intelligence that, ‘Creating AI could be the biggest event in the history of our civilisation. Professor Hawking said that artificial intelligence could lead to powerful weapons that think for themselves - similar to the robotic assassin in The Terminator. Professor Hawking said, ‘Alongside the benefits, AI will also bring dangers, like powerful autonomous weapons, or new ways for the few to oppress the many.
If you saw an army of robots in London recently, you may have thought that science fiction has become fact with artificial beings walking among us. Not just yet - the ‘humanoids’ were created by leading body artist Emma Fay ahead of the launch of new sci-fi thriller Westworld, which premieres on Sky Atlantic and NOW TV at 9pm on Tuesday night (October 4). MORE: How did Lord Alan Sugar make his money?
The people behind a robot that ran away from the high tech lab where it was being developed may scrap the project after it ran away a second time.
Pepper, who looks like something out of a Pixar animation, will greet visitors at the hospitals in Liege and Ostend instead of humans. Costing a not-too-pricey £24,000, Pepper is described by his Tokyo-based makers SoftBank as a “a genuine humanoid companion created to communicate with you in the most natural and intuitive way, through his body movements and his voice”. Pepper, who has a tablet mounted on his chest, communicates with humans using cameras and microphone fitted inside its head, as well as touch sensors on its hands.
By Liana B. Baker RANCHO PALOS VERDES, Calif. (Reuters) - Artificial intelligence and machine learning will create computers so sophisticated and godlike that humans will need to implant "neural laces" in their brains to keep up, Tesla Motors and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk told a crowd of tech leaders this week. While Musk's description of an injectable human-computer link may sound like science fiction, top tech executives repeatedly said that artificial intelligence (AI) was on the verge of changing everyday life, during discussion at a conference by online publication Recode this week. It is no secret that tech companies are diving into AI analytics research, an industry that will grow to $70 billion by 2020 from just $8.2 billion in 2013, according to a Bank of America report citing IDC research.
For several months, students were talking to the helpful teaching assistant ‘Jill Watson’ without realising her dark secret.
When we think of “Artificial Intelligence”, we tend to think of robots or sci-fi films in which robots take over the world, but Facebook has found a rather more every-day use for computer intelligence.