Humans are poor at remaining vigilant over time. That’s bad news for the safety of partially automated cars, which sometimes need the person behind the wheel to quickly take over control.
In this podcast, we talk with Professor Alan Dennis about the fake news phenomenon.
Are we heading into a future where workers will have their daily work practices dictated by an algorithm?
This week: a special edition with mathematician and data scientist Dr Cathy O’Neil.
Fatal Uber crash highlights both AI and non-technical questions about autonomous vehicles.
This week: fixing the web, the farmer wants a bot, and big gigs and solar in the rain in other news.
AI fought the lawyer, and the AI won.
Facebook patents an algorithm that determines social status: your class is its business.
This week: how bots use us to make money online and a recap on algorithms.
If algorithms are taking the art out of fashion, what role is science playing in creating consumer tastes and driving business trends?