MICROSOFT'S co-founder Paul Allen said on Wednesday that he was pumping an additional US$125 million into his non-profit computer research lab for an ambitious new effort to teach machines...

RESEARCHERS have been working on artificial intelligence (AI) for decades, but my colleagues and I at Microsoft believe that 2018 will be the year AI comes to the fore and begins to drive real impact...

IN A 2016 survey commissioned by software giant Microsoft, the company discovered that business leaders in Singapore are showing urgency in embracing the "Fourth Industrial Revolution",...

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The use of artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning could lead to greater efficiency and interconnectedness between financial markets - but only if the potential risks are properly managed,...

THE use of artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning could lead to greater efficiency and interconnectedness between financial markets - but only if the potential risks are properly managed,...

COMPAS is a computer programme in the United States that tells criminal and court systems how likely it will be that a person being booked into jail will commit another crime in the future. Its...

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WITHIN the lifetime of many of us, the idea that machines could learn things that humans didn't specifically teach them was the stuff of science fiction. ...