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Marcus Du Sautoy wants to find out how close we are to creating machines that can think like us: robots or computers that have artificial intelligence.
His journey takes him to a strange and bizarre world where AI is now taking shape.
Marcus meets two robots who are developing their own private language, and attempts to communicate to them. He discovers how a super computer beat humans at one of the toughest quiz shows on the planet, Jeopardy. And finds out if machines can have creativity and intuition like us.
Marcus is worried that if machines can think like us, then he will be out of business. But his conclusion is that AI machines may surprise us with their own distinct way of thinking.
Today is the start of National Robotics Week in the US. April 7th to 15th celebrates all things robotic and we're involved in lots of great events.
Robot Block Party at Stanford and Mega Startup Weekend with ROBOTS to name a just a few. There's also Robot Meetups and RoboGames coming up.
Love the styling of this FRC team!
Recently, Mitch Altman announced publicly that he's not participating in Maker Faire this year because MAKE received a DARPA award for education.
The GuardianAI robot: how machine intelligence is evolvingThe GuardianA population of 20 robots are first placed one by one in front of a mirror and they begin to explore the shapes they can make using their bodies in the mirror.
Robotic squirrels have been used to study the behavior of rattlesnakes.
UC Davis research near San Jose. I'm being more careful around trees from now on.
You've invented something really cool. You want to start a company with it. How do you go all the way from your original idea to raising money? What are the steps? Do you need a patent? What are the resources available to help you?
There will be crowds cheering RAS at the big Silicon Valley Robot Block Party!
Great use of RC / robotics: dangerous wildlife photography. Right up until the lion makes off with your kit.
#SXSWi Big Ideas at the Intersection of Humans & Technology · Steve-mann ... Sunday featured a solo presentation by 25-yr-old Amber Case, co-founder of Geoloqi.com, and described as a Cyborg Anthropologist.