Thanks to the global pandemic, sports leagues seem to be shut down across the board. Even gathering in a New York City park for some casual kickball has been banned — and would be extremely dumb...
During practically every stage of the coronavirus pandemic, Elon Musk has been there for us, tweeting takes and enacting policies at his slew of startups that range from “annoying” to being...
Japanese company Bauhutte has come up with the perfect solution to surviving a 14-day quarantine while the coronavirus outbreak is raging on: a $1,200 gaming bed concept, as Business Insider...
23 years ago — long before ‘machine learning’ was a term regularly belched up by luddites hiding behind dumb mid-level marketing buzzwords and printed-out ReCode posts — IBM’s A.I. Deep Blue beat...
There’s a new breakout game on the eSports scene: more and more, gamers streaming online are playing competitive rounds of chess in front of their virtual audiences. For instance, NBC News profiled...
On Tuesday, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge announced the Earthshot Prize, an initiative designed to solve Earth’s greatest environmental problems before 2030. “The earth is at a tipping point,”...
Someday, artificial intelligence could become so advanced that it not only gains the ability to think creatively, but that it so vastly surpasses humanity’s abilities that would have to explain its...
These days, with most things, you have to choose between digital and analogue. You can get an analogue watch with a dial and moving hands, or you can get smart watch with a digital touchscreen. You...
Rigged Game Whether it’s chess, Go, or Starcraft II, computer scientists are getting pretty good at building artificial intelligence that excels at games once dominated by people. For the hapless...
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