Fresh off news that a computer program passed the Turing Test, Stephen Colbert argues that the end of humanity might already be here.
The social network hires New York University professor Yann LeCun -- expert in machine learning and mobile robotics -- to run its AI Group research lab.
Artificial intelligence system ConceptNet 4 gets challenged to a preschool IQ test with mixed results.
The search giant's new Quantum Artificial Intelligence Lab will be home to a new supercomputer from D-Wave Systems.
The entrepreneur has used technology to reshape payments, electric cars and space travel, but he's still really worried about what could happen if tech gets super-smart.
Commentary: Futurist Ray Kurzweil says our devices will soon be able to process and mimic human emotions. But even if that's possible, it's not exactly a great idea.
An experiment to create a realistic artificial intelligence consists of a virtual child that interacts with humans and learns in real-time.
Researchers are trying a new approach to artificial intelligence: instead of demanding the AI be as intelligent as an adult, they're attempting to teach it as if it were a toddler (complete with childlike voice and CG renders). Yes, it's as creepy as it sounds, but we love it.
On today's show, Ashley and Khail discuss a man giving his own blood as a medium for a robot-printed selfie, a translucent sphere that shows interactive 3D imagery, and the creepiest artificial intelligence experiment you've ever seen (it learns and looks like a toddler).
Google's Quantum AI Lab is developing its own hardware for research into quantum computing and machine learning.