The Upcoming Army of Recruiting Chatbots

by David Essex Artificial Intelligence is the new digital divide. Bots screen résumés in a fraction of the time, and emotion analytics weeds out corporate killjoys. So why rely on humans to make hiring decisions? Ever since a girl in high school told me that I should smile more often, I've wondered if my normal …

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Self-aware AI could be here as soon as 2025

by Benjamin Stecher I was lucky enough to meet with Ben Goertzel in his lab at Hong Kong Science Park to take a tour of Hanson Robotics and meet with the team working on his Artificial General Intelligence project, OpenCog. The lab itself was not that impressive, a fairly cramped space filled with synthetic disembodied …

The Dawn of Artificial Personality: Data Analytics and Election Engineering

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by Ciro Borriello Spring 2016 in Cambridge. I am sitting in the front row at the unusual lesson about Big Data Analytics held by Dr. David Stillwell, a young lecturer at the Judge Business School, University of Cambridge. His voice is calm and plain, but what he is telling is fascinating. His research team has recently …