Artificial intelligence used to recognize primate faces in the wild

Scientists at the University of Oxford have developed new artificial intelligence software to recognise and track the faces of individual chimpanzees in the wild. The new software will allow researchers and wildlife conservationists to significantly cut back on time and resources spent analysing video footage, according to the new paper published today in Science Advances.…

‘The Matrix’ is getting a fourth chapter, starring Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss

Image: Warner Bros/Village Roadshow Pictures/Kobal/Shutterstock By Adam Rosenberg2019-08-20 20:51:27 UTC Ahem. “Whoa.” Almost 16 years ago, The Matrix Revolutions hit theaters and brought the Wachowskis’ daring sci-fi trilogy to a close. Or so we thought. Lana Wachowski is returning to write and direct a fourth movie in the series, and she won’t be alone. Stars…

Algorithmic Foreign Policy

Last year, China unveiled its development of a new artificial intelligence system for its foreign policy. It’s called a “geopolitical environment simulation and prediction platform,” and it works by crunching huge amounts of data and then providing foreign policy suggestions to Chinese diplomats. According to one source, China has already used a similar AI system…