Use high-quality simulations to train and test artificial intelligence for business applications

The relationship between simulation and artificial intelligence is increasingly close, particularly for deep reinforcement learning. The AnyLogic Company CEO, Dr. Andrei Borshchev, explores this trend in Using Simulation to Train and Evaluation Artificial Intelligence for Business Applications, a demonstration given in the GE EDGE & Controls Symposium 2019 in Niskayuna, NY.Below is the movie recording […]

AI Applications: Top World Artificial Intelligence Applications

Only the mention of AI and the mind invokes images of Terminator machines destroying the entire world. Luckily, the current picture is significantly more positive. So, let us investigate how AI is helping our planet and at last benefiting humanity. Inside this site on Artificial Intelligence software, I’ll be discussing how AI has influenced various […]

OmniTact: A Multi-Directional High-Resolution Touch Sensor review

Touch has been shown to be important for dexterous manipulation in robotics. Lately, the GelSight detector has captured significant interest in learning-based robotics because of the low price and wealthy sign. The reason why learning-based systems work well with GelSight detectors is that they output high-resolution tactile images from which many different features such as […]

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Paraplegics regain some feeling, movement after using brain-machine interfaces,including a virtual reality system

According to a study published Aug. 11 in Scientific Reports that eight people who have spent years paralyzed from spinal cord injuries have regained partial sensation and muscle control in their lower limbs after training with brain-controlled robotics.. The patients used brain-machine interfaces, including a virtual reality system that used their own brain activity to […]

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Robot fetches objects intelligently with social feedback

If someone asks you to hand them a wrench from a table full of different sized wrenches, you’d probably pause and ask, “which one?” Robotics researchers from Brown University have now developed an algorithm that lets robots do the same thing — ask for clarification when they’re not sure what a person wants. The research, […]

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Toddler robots help solve the problem about how the children learn

According to psychologists,children learn new words using the same method as robots. This suggests that early learning is based not on conscious thought but on an automatic ability to associate objects which enables babies to quickly make sense of their environment. Dr Katie Twomey from Lancaster University, with Dr Jessica Horst from Sussex University, Dr […]

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Google’s DeepMind AI gives robots the ability to make a dream

Following in the wake of recent neuroscientific discoveries revealing the importance of dreams for memory consolidation, Google’s AI company DeepMind is pioneering a new technology which allows robots to dream in order to improve their rate of learning. Not surprisingly given the company behind the project, the substance of these AI dreams consists primarily of […]

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Can artificial intelligence settle the America’s crisis of democracy?

Regardless of your feelings about the outcome of the election, it’s pretty clear the present voting system is so antiquated it struggles to provide a meaningful mechanism for translating the will of the people into action. For example, I was surprised that in this age of cloud storage and wireless connectivity, I couldn’t vote at […]

Gaming for gut research

You may not think of yourself in this way, but in some ways your body is just a host for hundreds of trillions of microbes (including bacteria) that colonize us in fairly unique combinations in our guts, inside our various orifices and on the surface of our skin. These tiny creatures are essential to our […]

Beam me up to the video conference

When science fiction heroes communicate, they don’t use landlines or cell phones. The caller simply appears in virtual form in the middle of the room; full sized and three dimensional. For researchers at Fraunhofer, this vision is already within reach: At the trade fairs IFA in Berlin and IBC in Amsterdam they will show a […]