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Could AI make doctors obsolete?

Nov 14, 2018 Healthcare & life sciences

Two different opinions on the question of "Could artificial intelligence make doctors obsolete?", from Jörg Goldhahn and Vanessa Rampton.

Studying the stars with machine learning

Oct 16, 2018 Artificial Intelligence

Researchers are using artificial intelligence to help with a variety of tasks in astronomy and cosmology, from image analysis to telescope scheduling.

AI Innovators: This Researcher Uses Deep Learning To Prevent Future Natural Disasters

Sep 19, 2018 Machine Learning

The Chair of the AI & ML department at HSG points out his realisation in deep learning and why it is an important part to help prevent future natural disasters.

Switzerland to create world’s first real-time pollen monitoring system

Sep 16, 2018 Computer vision

World’s first real-time pollen monitoring system will use AI to identify pollen based on information on particle size, shape and composition.

This robotic hand can work faster than human brain

Sep 12, 2018 Computer vision

The Institute of Neuroinformatics at the ETH Zurich has used a brain-inspired neural network and camera to develop "Dextra - a robotic hand" which essentially reads your mind anticipating your hand gestures to defeat you in the rock-paper-scissors game. 

Is medicine ready for artificial intelligence?

Sep 6, 2018 Healthcare & life sciences

Artificial intelligence can help make medicine more efficient and safer. China is a forerunner in this field; we must not miss the boat, says Walter Karlen.

Getting your TV to understand you better

Sep 5, 2018 Machine Learning

The research, in collaboration with the University of Maryland and Comcast Applied AI Research Lab, uses artificial intelligence technology to achieve the most natural speech-based interactions with TVs to date.

Swiss government test artificial intelligence for rescue missions

Aug 21, 2018 Artificial Intelligence

Artificial intelligence is being used to develop robots and drones that can operate more autonomously, allowing them to explore dangerous places beyond the reach of humans and animals.

IBM Launches Free AI Tool in the Cloud for Predicting Chemical Reactions

Aug 19, 2018 Artificial Intelligence

IBM launches AI tool for changing age-old organic molecule development practises with the a new era of productivity based on pioneering artificial intelligence (AI) science and technologies.

After an earthquake, drones to the rescue?

Jul 27, 2018 Computer vision

Drones equipped with sensetive sensors and cameras to be novel smart solutions for earthquake rescue missions.

Discovering Physical Concepts

Jul 26, 2018 Machine Learning

Researchers of ETH apply the neural network to a variety of simple physical examples in classical and quantum mechanics to eventually gain conceptual insights.