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Microsoft aims to make artificial intelligence mainstream

Microsoft aims to make artificial intelligence mainstream

Microsoft on Wednesday unveiled new tools intended to democratize artificial intelligence by enabling machine smarts to be built into software from smartphone games to factory floors.

Amazon sold 'millions' of Alexa speakers for holiday

Amazon sold 'millions' of Alexa speakers for holiday

Amazon said on Tuesday its connected Echo speakers infused with artificial intelligence were the top-selling products over the holiday season for the online giant.

Game over! Computer wins series against Go champion

Game over! Computer wins series against Go champion

A Google-developed computer programme took an unassailable 3-0 lead in its match-up with a South Korean Go grandmaster on Saturday -- marking a major breakthrough for a new style of ‘intuitive’ artificial intelligence (AI).

AI beats human Go grandmaster... again

AI beats human Go grandmaster... again

A Google-developed supercomputer bested a South Korean Go grandmaster again Thursday, taking a commanding 2-0 lead in a five-game series ...

Robots, new working ways to cost 5 million jobs by 2020

Robots, new working ways to cost 5 million jobs by 2020

Disruptive labour market changes, including the rise of robots and artificial intelligence, will result in a net loss of 5.1 million jobs over the next five years in 15 leading countries ...