5 things AI can do better than humans

Artificial Intelligence is constantly pushing the boundaries of what machines are capable of. But could machines ever become better than us? The answer is of course ‘yes’, at least in many things where our intellect used to be the unchallenged champion of creativity and intelligence. Here are 5 tough intellectual areas where AI is already... Continue Reading →

How smart can a smart machine become?

To measure the intelligence of intelligent machines has been an obsession of computer scientists since the dawn of the computer era. The pioneering genius of Alan Turing bequeathed a test based on perception. His famous “imitation game” sets up a human judge in conversation against some “thing” (or some “one”) hidden behind a wall. If... Continue Reading →

Would you rather have an AI for President?

They have called it “revenge of the plebs”: masses of traditionally apathetic citizens becoming politically ignited and supporting populist politicians. The phenomenon gains traction across the western "liberal" world. In the US Donald Trump has caught the media and political elites off guard; coming from nowhere, with rhetoric that purposely deconstructs every semblance of political... Continue Reading →

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