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.
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?
There are good reasons why business has not been as successful as sports teams at implementing algorithmic decision-making.
Our politics, businesses and media are already flooded with empty arguments and jargon. Let’s not reward the skill of writing it.
China is more than capable of reaching its goal of global AI leadership, but it will require a change in mindset to carry out and support groundbreaking research, not just follow existing technology.
This week: the algorithm is innocent, Australians in space, and the licence to watch.