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The Future is Looking Simulated
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The Future is Looking Simulated

Simulated experiences have been popular for a while. Leonardo Da Vinci, known to simulate birds wings as he envisioned human flight, was an early adopter of this practise. Flash forward to 2017. Humans are still simulating experiences, only this time anyone can jump in and try them out. With the […]

Andy Rubin To Start Smartphone Firm Essentials
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Andy Rubin To Start Smartphone Firm Essentials

Andy Rubin, famed for the creation of Android, one of the most popular Operating systems on the planet is preparing to take on the industry he helped to create. Moving away from software involving AI into consumer hardware is fraught with pitfalls. For a start it involves something physical so […]

Nightmare Machine – Halloween, MIT Style
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Nightmare Machine – Halloween, MIT Style

In time for Halloween, MIT has previewed a new AI-powered horror algorithm. Aptly named, the “Nightmare Machine”, the AI takes ordinary photos and uses the algorithm designed by MIT’s Media Lab to create new terrifying versions of those photos that even Clive Barker might find disturbing. With a plethora of […]

Microsoft – Working To Beat Cancer
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Microsoft – Working To Beat Cancer

Microsoft are well known for their software and computing gadgetry, not so much for their battle vs cancer. In Microsoft research labs across the planet, teams of people are working towards finding a way to beat cancer, or at least, help biologists find the way through tools Microsoft themselves have […]

Google Assistant – Creepy but Useful
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Google Assistant – Creepy but Useful

There are a plethora of messaging apps available to download for every phone and computer on the planet. Many have certain features that draw consumers to use them over others and most are a far cry from the old days of Microsoft IM (Instant Messenger). Google has released the preview edition […]

AI is getting there but still confusing…
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AI is getting there but still confusing…

Research from Narrative Science claims confusion over the definition of artificial intelligence is holding it back, although 62% of enterprise respondents believe it will be place by 2018, reports Telecoms.com. Although this is an encouraging statistic, the report also highlights there is confusion over the definition of the technology itself. […]

Intel digs deep into wallet to buy its way into AI game
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Intel digs deep into wallet to buy its way into AI game

Virtual reality may well have been capturing the imagination of the industry in recent months, but Intel’s $400 million of AI start-up Nervana highlights it’s not all fun and games, reports Telecoms.com. Having set its position as a leader in the data centre market and then largely missed out on […]