White House: “Go Easy on AI”
The Trump administration announced a hands-off policy for regulating artificial intelligence.What’s new: The White House unveiled an executive order instructing
AlphaGo Zero demonstrates superhuman performance playing Go, chess, and shogi. Models like R2D2 do the same playing classic Atari titles. A new approach to deep reinforcement learning is the first to achieve state-of-the-art
Could a black box become Hollywood’s crystal ball?What’s new: Warner Bros. is using an AI-powered tool that predicts a movie’s box-office success, according to Hollywood Reporter.
Here Be Dragons
AI is contributing to paintings, music, and now a whimsical fantasy video.What’s new: The Squire is an amateur romp through a snowy realm of knights in armor and damsels in distress. The script was composed by AI
Neural Networks Study Math
In tasks that involve generating natural language, neural networks often map an input sequence of words to an output sequence of words. Facebook researchers used a similar technique on sequences of mathematical symbols,
AI Steals CES
Artificial intelligence was everywhere at the biggest, buzziest consumer-technology showcase in the U.S. What’s new: AI ruled the convention floor at the annual Consumer
AI Steals CES, Hollywood Predicts Blockbusters, Washington Regulates AI, Neural Nets Study Math
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