Artificial Intelligence (AI) News

The latest news and reporting on Artificial Intelligence (AI), including machine learning, neural networks, robots and more.

Tesla Buys AI Startup DeepScale in Order to Build Self-Driving Robotaxis
October 2nd, 2019

Tesla is acquiring AI startup DeepScale. Forrest Iandola, DeepScale’s CEO, said on LinkedIn that he joined Tesla’s Autopilot team, which has lost many executives and engineers to companies like Nvidia, GM Cruise, Google, Lyft, and more.

Tesla’s Biggest Software Update Ever Adds Smart Summon, Netflix and Car-aoke
September 27th, 2019

Tesla’s Version 10 software update includes Smart Summon, which lets some car owners summon their car, adds connectivity to Netflix, YouTube, Hulu and a ‘Car-aoke’ feature with lyrics to sing along to songs.

Mark Zuckerberg Claims Facebook Has Matured and Is Ready to Become More Socially-Responsible
September 26th, 2019

Mark Zuckerberg has ensured that now, when Facebook’s team is getting ready to launch their crypto project Libra, they are really focused on doing it right. 

‘Kak Tebe Takoe, Elon Musk?’ Billboard Placed Next to the SpaceX Office
September 25th, 2019

The forum “Case for Small” is organized by the administration of the Krasnodar Territory and is scheduled for October 18-19. So, Russian entrepreneurs have decided that Elon Musk should definitely join them.

Boston Dynamics’ Spot Robot Dog Now Available for Companies and Police Departments
September 25th, 2019

Boston Dynamics has launched the sale of its Spot Robot Dog but it still insists that the dog is not intended to be used as a weapon though their target markets are police departments.

BMW’s New Driverless Car Is a ‘Space Where Everything Can Be Done With Ease’
September 25th, 2019

BMW’s recent ad suggested that anything can happen in driverless cars, even sex. Is this the case? What is the future of driverless cars anyway? Are self-driving cars a reality today?

IBM Indicates Willingness to Work with Facebook on Libra
September 24th, 2019

IBM has indicated that it will be willing to work with Facebook on Libra. However, this does not mean that IBM may want to join the Libra Association.

Facebook Agreed to Acquire Brain Computing Startup CTRL-labs
September 24th, 2019

Facebook has agreed to take over New York-based CTRL-labs to help the startup develop a new device that will let people control digital devices using their minds in a deal reportedly worth $1 billion.

Amazon Set to Introduce New Alexa-Powered Earbuds
September 24th, 2019

Amazon is introducing new earbuds and a new version of its echo speakers. This will place the Alexa voice assistant in a position to do more things than she has ever done before.

Cisco Systems and SingularityNET Hosting Their AI Project on Blockchain
September 24th, 2019

Cisco Systems Inc. announced that SingularityNET’s blockchain-based platform will host its decentralized AGI project focused on intellectual tasks instead of automating menial tasks.