artificial intelligence

FILE- This March 20, 2018, file photo shows the Gmail app on an iPad in Baltimore. Google is toeing the line between helping you save time and creeping you out as it turns to machines to suggest email replies on your behalf. The customized auto-responses come in the latest version of Gmail on the web and expand on a feature already available on Android devices and iPhones. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)
August 30, 2018 - 2:31 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Google is toeing the line between helping you save time and creeping you out as it turns to machines to suggest email replies on your behalf. The customized auto-responses come in the latest version of Gmail on the web and expand on a feature already available on Android devices and...
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FILE - In this April 6, 2018, file photo, an employee walks past logos of the Samsung Electronics Co. at its office in Seoul, South Korea. Samsung Electronics says it will spend $22 billion over the next three years on artificial intelligence, auto components, and other future businesses. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon, File)
August 08, 2018 - 7:11 am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Samsung Electronics plans to spend a whopping $22 billion over the next three years on artificial intelligence, auto components and other future businesses as the company maps out its strategy under the restored leadership of Vice Chairman Lee Jae-yong after he was freed...
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Vice President of Strategy at Didi Chuxing Stephen Zhu, left, CEO and President of Softbank Mobile Corp. Ken Miyauchi, second left, President of Didi Chuxing Jean Liu, second right, and deputy division head at Softbank Mobile Keigo Sugano shake hands during a press conference announcing their joint venture in Tokyo Thursday, July 19, 2018. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)
July 18, 2018 - 11:28 pm
TOKYO (AP) — Chinese mobile service giant Didi Chuxing and Tokyo-based SoftBank Corp. have set up a joint venture for taxi-hailing in Japan. The companies announced the plan Thursday for a service that will use artificial intelligence and data analysis on a technology platform available for free to...
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This photo provided by Facebook shows Yann LeCun. Facebook is announcing several academic hires in artificial intelligence, including Carnegie Mellon researcher Jessica Hodgins, who's known for her work making animated figures move in more human-like ways. Yann LeCun, Facebook's chief AI scientist, says some of the best ideas for getting AI systems to learn faster and with less data are coming from the field of robotics. (Facebook via AP)
July 17, 2018 - 10:55 am
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Facebook announced several new hires of top academics in the field of artificial intelligence Tuesday, among them a roboticist known for her work at Disney making animated figures move in more human-like ways. The hires raise a big question — why is Facebook interested in...
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Vibot Mural
Vibot Mural (Photo credit: Matt Bigler/KCBS Radio)
Matt Bigler
May 09, 2018 - 4:36 pm
It seems like robots are doing everything these days, from cleaning our floors to driving our cars. Now as KCBS Radio's Matt Bigler reports from San Jose for the first time robots are painting murals on the side of buildings in the U.S...
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In this Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2016, file photo, Google CEO Sundar Pichai talks about Google Assistant during a product event in San Francisco. Google is likely to again put artificial intelligence in the spotlight at its annual developers conference, Thursday,
(Photo credit: AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File)
May 08, 2018 - 10:51 am
Google is again putting artificial intelligence in the spotlight at its annual developers conference Thursday.
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Pamela Deitz works in the Amazon fulfillment center in Monee, Ill, on Wednesday, March 28, 2018.(Terrence Antonio James/Chicago Tribune/TNS/Sipa USA)
Human Workforce at an Amazon Fulfillment Center (Photo credit: Terrence Antonio James/Chicago Tribune/TNS/Sipa USA)
Matt Bigler
April 25, 2018 - 10:19 am
PART III: In the third and final part of The Amazon Effect, KCBS Radio reporter Matt Bigler takes a look at how robots could soon take the place of thousands of workers at distribution centers like the one in Tracy.
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Computer Chip
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KCBS Radio Morning News
March 22, 2018 - 9:25 am
(KCBS Radio) - Former Stanford University President John Hennessy has won a share of the latest Turing Award--an honor often referred to as "the Nobel Prize of computing". Cal Professor Emeritus David Patterson shares the Turing Award and its million dollar payout with Hennessy (see bottom of...
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