Category artificial intelligence

Google’s AI Software Is Starting To Think Like A Human After Mastering Chess – Simply By Reading The Instructions — And, Is Now Exhibiting Intuition And Creativity In Its Play — A Watershed Moment And Turning Point For Intelligent Machines

Google’s AI Software Is Starting To Think Like A Human After Mastering Chess – Simply By Reading The Instructions — And, Is Now Exhibiting Intuition And Creativity In Its Play — A Watershed Moment And Turning Point For Intelligent Machines http://www.fortunascorner.com     “Open the bay doors Hal!” Victoria Bell posted a December 6, 2018 article […]

Five Challenges Facing Trump’s Military

The 5: ” 1) The budget;  2) Space force;  3) “Great Power” Competition;  4) Afghanistan; and, 5) Missile Defense.” To these I would add, Cyber, Artificial Intelligence, the potential loss of stealth in the air; under the sea and on the ground; drone/autonomous systems warfare; potential capability surprise on the ‘battlefield’; and biomteic/identity management which […]

Machine Learning Can Create Fake ‘Master Key’ Fingerprints; DeepMasterPrints” Can Successfully Masquerade As Legitimate Prints For Several Different People” – The Fingerprint Sensor On Your Devices Isn’t As Safe/Secure As You Think

Machine Learning Can Create Fake ‘Master Key’ Fingerprints; “DeepMasterPrints” Can Successfully Masquerade As Legitimate Prints For Several Different People” – The Fingerprint Sensor On Your Devices Isn’t As Safe/Secure As You Think http://www.fortunascorner.com     The title above is from Lily Hay Newman’s November 17, 2018 article that she posted to the security and technology website, WIRED.com. She […]

The Future Of War: Robot Drone Swarms, Lasers, And Hypersonic Missiles

Financial Times November 17-18 2018 The future of war Robots, drone swarms, lasers, hypersonic missiles . . . The US military is in a race to devise the next generation of weaponry before China beats America to it. By Katrina Mason. Photographs by Jason Koxvold Above: Lockheed Martin test pilot Billie Flynn in an F-35 […]

U.S. Military Advantage Has Eroded, Study Says

U.S. Military Advantage Has Eroded, Study Says Paul Sonne and Shane Harris, The Washington Post  Published 9:16 pm PST, Tuesday, November 13, 2018 WASHINGTON – The United States has lost its military edge to a dangerous degree and could potentially lose a war against China or Russia, according to a report released Wednesday by a bipartisan commission […]

Big Bad Data: Achilles’ Heel Of Artificial Intelligence

Big Bad Data: Achilles’ Heel Of Artificial Intelligence breakingdefense.com · by Sydney J. Freedberg Jr. An example of the shortcomings of artificial intelligence when it comes to image recognition. (Andrej Karpathy, Li Fei-Fei, Stanford University) WASHINGTON: Behind the bright buzzwords about artificial intelligence, the dreary reality is that machine learning algorithms only work if they’re trained on large sets […]

China’s Brightest Children Recruited To Develop AI ‘Killer Bots’

Excerpts: The Chinese government submitted a position paper to UN on the use of AI weapons in April. “As products of emerging high technologies, development and use of lethal autonomous weapons systems would reduce the threshold of war, and the cost of warfare on the part of the user countries. This would make it easier […]

China’s Plan To Use Artificial Intelligence To Boost Thinking Skills Of Submarine Commanders

https://www.scmp.com/news/china/society/article/2131127/chinas-plan-use-artificial-intelligence-boost-thinking-skillsChina’s plan to use artificial intelligence to boost the thinking skills of nuclear submarine commandersEquipping nuclear submarines with AI would give China an upper hand in undersea battles while pushing applications of the technology to a new levelPUBLISHED : Sunday, 04 February, 2018, 9:01pmUPDATED : Tuesday, 06 February, 2018, 11:07am[https://cdn1.i-scmp.com/sites/default/files/styles/980×551/public/images/methode/2018/02/05/bceaf19c-09a4-11e8-82e3-6b95ccc67ee3_1280x720_002524.jpg?itok=OaxugNT9]COMMENTS: 74 <https://www.scmp.com/news/china/society/article/2131127/chinas-plan-use-artificial-intelligence-boost-thinking-skills#comments> [Stephen Chen]<https://www.scmp.com/author/stephen-chen>Stephen Chen<https://www.scmp.com/author/stephen-chen> […]

The Next Great War: By Graham Allison

Excerpts: Opinion | The Next Great War The Washington Post · by Graham Allison · November 9, 2018 Fallen leaves are seen on small crosses planted in the Field of Remembrance at Westminster Abbey in London. Nov. 7, 2018. (Toby Melville/Reuters) Graham Allison is the former director of Harvard’s Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs and the […]

Famed Royal Astronomer Sir Martin Rees Claims A ‘Hybrid Species’ Of HUMAN CYBORGS Will Evolve To Colonize MARS As He Warns Of A ‘Bumpy Ride Ahead’For Mankind

Famed Royal Astronomer Sir Martin Rees Claims A ‘Hybrid Species’ Of HUMAN CYBORGS Will Evolve To Colonize  MARS As He Warns Of A ‘Bumpy Ride Ahead’ For Mankind http://www.fortunascorner.com      Martin Rees, Britain’s leading astronomer and former Royal Society President, has a new book out, “On The Future,” providing his outlook for the future of the human […]