Artificial Intelligence is the hottest buzzword in computing and business at the moment, and Machine Learning is the cutting edge. If you’re looking to expand your horizons as an IT professional or harness technology to move your business forward, an understanding of how it works will be a huge advantage in the next few years. I’ve written a basic introduction
Artificial Intelligence is something that’s been on the horizon for a long time – probably as long as anyone reading this will be able to remember. Since its emergence into the public consciousness through science fiction, we have understood with certainty that one day machines will have “intelligence”, and considered the ethical and philosophical implications. Today, though, there’s a palpable
Robots — or more specifically, artificial intelligence — have become a major part of our modern, connected lives. We ask Siri for recommendations on where to eat, ask Google for directions to the restaurant, ask our car to play music or make a phone call, ask our house to turn on the lights and the heat before we get home.
Can food and big data cook up a tasty collaboration? You bet your biscuits they can. It used to be that this sort of creative work — developing new recipes, discovering new flavor combinations — were the sole purview of human chefs. But computer scientists are proving that AI algorithms can be creative, too. Computers have been able to combine