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artificial intelligenceWe Hype Artificial Intelligence But How Good Are Non-AI Solutions?

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There is a lot of hype for the accomplishments of Artificial Intelligence. Nextbigfuture keeps you up to date about the achievements made in AI. Two hours ago Nextbigfuture published what IBM has done with AI. at some point in the …

artificial intelligenceIBM Has Ten AI Achievements and Predicts Three Directions for AI

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Nextbigfuture interviewed Dr. John Smith, Head of AI Tech, IBM Research to discuss what IBM has been able to do in AI Research this year and the three predicted dominant AI trends that will start in 2019. Faster and Better …

artificial intelligenceUnderstanding the Future of Humans, AI and Quantum Computers

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I believe it is likely that we will have 10,000 qubit quantum computers within 5 to 10 years. There is rapidly advancing work by IonQ with trapped ion quantum computers and a range of superconducting quantum computer systems by Google, …

artificial intelligenceImage of the IonQ Ion Trap Chip

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Here is a high-resolution picture of the IonQ ion trap (image credit is Kai Hudek). The ion qubits are suspended electromagnetically in the center above the thin slot you see in the middle of the bow tie. Control lasers pass …

artificial intelligenceNavy Making Enhanced Bacteria for Tripwire Submarine Detection

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A video of a panel discussion on the use of modified bacteria to as part of military-grade sensor systems. (H/T Patrick Tucker of Defense One.) The panelists discuss the power of biology. Synthetic biology is breaking out of discipline to …

artificial intelligenceBreaking Through to Next Levels of Technology

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There have been some who have complained about the seeming lack of acceleration or slower than some have expected development of societal technology. Richard Jones talks about lack of specific progress to diamondoid molecular nanotechnology or the appearance that we …

artificial intelligenceA HAL 9000 for 2021 – A Narrow AI Agent for Managing a Facility

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TracLabs has made an artificial intelligence agent that is like a real HAL 9000. It can plan and manage activities for a planetary base and can interact with users through a dialog management system. In experiments, CASE managed a simulated …

artificial intelligenceQuantum Artificial Neural Network Model with Exponential Speedup

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Researchers have proposed a model for perceptrons to be directly implemented on near-term quantum processing devices, and we have experimentally tested it on a 5-qubits IBM quantum computer based on superconducting technology. Our algorithm presents an exponential advantage over classical …

artificial intelligenceThe World and the rest of your life if you are an adult now

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How will the world change for the rest of your life if you are an adult now? Here we consider super-technology, debt, growth, jobs and living the next 45 years. We will likely remain in a ramping up phase for …

artificial intelligenceAMD makes first 7 nanometer CPU and GPU and performance competitive with Nvidia

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Advanced Micro Devices launched its first 7-nm CPU and GPU at the lucrative target of the data center. The working chips deliver comparable performance to Intel’s 14-nm Xeon and Nvidia’s 12-nm Volta. AMD is back from the near dead. AMD …