Zuckerberg, Musk spar over the potential threat to humanity from AI

Jul 26, 2017

Zuckerberg, Musk spar over the potential threat to humanity from AI

Visionary entrepreneur Elon Musk and Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg have traded jabs over artificial intelligence in a debate that has turned personal between the two technology luminaries. After the Facebook founder on Sunday described "naysayers" over the danger posed by AI as "irresponsible," Musk — ...

Hitachi's AI badges boost worker performance with happiness advice

/ Jun 27, 2017

Hitachi's AI badges boost worker performance with happiness advice

Hitachi Ltd. says its artificial intelligence system has helped improve business performance by advising workers on how to increase their happiness. "In running organizations, we've relied on experience and gut feelings until now," Kazuo Yano, corporate chief scientist at Hitachi's Research & Development Group, said ...