Human skills irreplaceable despite rise of artificial intelligence: experts

Experts at the annual Global Education and Skills Forum noted Saturday that human skills are irreplaceable despite rapid rise of artificial intelligence (AI) and Internet usage.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/18 7:55:59

Microsoft uses AI to create "machine translation system with human accuracy"

Microsoft researchers claimed Wednesday they have created the first machine translation system that can translate sentences from Chinese to English as accurately as humans.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/15 15:32:16

AI used to predict survival rates of patients with brain tumors

American researchers have developed an artificial intelligence (AI) software that can predict the survival rates of patients diagnosed with glioma, a deadly form of brain tumor, by examining data from tissue biopsies.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/14 8:03:09

Cisco senior executive to learn from China's 'overnight' IoT success

Vice president of the Corporate Strategic Innovation Group at Cisco Systems, Maciej Kranz, has published an article on Forbes, saying there is a lot to learn from China's "overnight" successes in the Internet of Things(IoT) industry.
Source: China Plus | 2018/3/13 15:23:11

New chip technology can lead to better quantum computing power: study

An international team, including Chinese researchers, has demonstrated a large-scale integrated quantum photonic circuit, which may pave the way for manufacturing massive components for the realization of an optical quantum computer, according to a study recently released by the University of Bristol.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/10 9:43:45

Snap of approval

Babies, dogs and artificial intelligence (AI). Alphabet Inc's Google is betting this combination proves irresistible with the Wednesday launch of Google Clips, a pocket-sized digital camera that decides on its own whether an image is interesting enough to shoot.
Source: Reuters-Global Times | 2018/3/1 18:03:40

Chinese tech firm joins MIT initiative to advance AI research

SenseTime, a leading Chinese artificial intelligence (AI) company, said Wednesday it has joined an initiative launched by Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) to advance research on human and machine intelligence.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/2 9:39:25

Individual quantum dots imaged in 3-D for first time

Researchers at the University of Illinois (UI) have developed an imaging technique that uses a tiny, super sharp needle to nudge a single nanoparticle into different orientations and capture 2-D images to help reconstruct a 3-D picture.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/2 8:57:56

A touch of future with cutting-edge Chinese technologies at Mobile World Congress

Just by putting on a black helmet, a backpack and a pair of gloves, Hose Aquinas made his personal history of setting his own feet on the "moon".
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/28 9:06:48

Chinese scientists develop AI system to diagnose human diseases

Chinese scientists have developed an artificial intelligence system for the classification and diagnosis of treatable human diseases.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/25 6:53:39