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Regulating Rapidly Evolving AI Becoming A Necessary Precaution

David Suydam | Posted 09.27.2016 | Canada Business
David Suydam

The truth is that AI is getting more advanced -- now able to operate in extremely complex scenarios. As AIs start to make decisions in the real world, the stakes for human beings have skyrocketed -- increasing both potential and risk.

We Are Already Experiencing The Rise Of Artificial Intelligence

David Suydam | Posted 08.11.2016 | Canada Business
David Suydam

Machine learning, and a more advanced technology called deep learning, are types of artificial intelligence that allow a computer to learn information based on the data it is given. Essentially, the more information the computer is given, the better it can learn -- and in the case of platforms like Spotify or Netflix, the more interaction you have with the program, the better it can recommend music, movies, or TV shows that you'll like.

The Future Of Home Security Tech Is Now

Melanie Nathan | Posted 05.10.2016 | Canada Living
Melanie Nathan

We rely on security systems to keep us out of harm's way. As technology continues to grow, both home and commercial security systems are strengthening, and the market for advanced security systems is expanding rapidly, giving you the consumer a plethora of options to choose from.

'We Want To Get Rid Of Bullying Across The Entire Internet'

CP | Tamsyn Burgmann | Posted 04.04.2016 | Canada British Columbia

"When people realize that it's a solvable problem they won't put up with it anymore."

5 Common Misconceptions About Deep Learning

Foteini Agrafioti | Posted 11.25.2016 | Canada Business
Foteini Agrafioti

Deep learning is the buzzword of the moment inside tech circles and as the public plugs into what this breakthrough in artificial intelligence (AI) means for the future of technology, a number of common misconceptions have emerged. Below, our machine learning experts at Architech Labs clear up some of the confusion.

Joshua Ostroff

NASA Scientist: AI 'Could Solve All The World's Problems' (If It Doesn't Terminate Us)

HuffingtonPost.com | Joshua Ostroff | Posted 06.26.2015 | Canada

"It's inevitable and I'd rather be working on it than have some other, more nefarious, evil corporation or evil entity work on it."

Though Bright Minds Warn Against AI, It Can't Be Stopped

Justin Beach | Posted 02.14.2015 | Canada Business
Justin Beach

Recently two very intelligent and well known individuals, Elon Musk and Stephen Hawking, have made headlines by warning us about the 'dangers' of artificial intelligence (AI). While I hate to disagree with such brilliant people, I'm not as worried about the future of AI.

We Should Welcome Robots to the Workplace

Leah Eichler | Posted 12.12.2014 | Canada Business
Leah Eichler

In this continuing dialogue about whether the rise of artificial intelligence (AI) and automation will help or hurt the work force, I've always been of the opinion that technical advancement is good, and creates new opportunities, even if it kills off existing ones. This robotic work force strikes fear in many. But what if these advances in technology serve to improve human leadership rather than replace it? It's already happening.

WATCH: 13 Best 'Idol' Performances Of All Time Ever

HuffPost Canada Music | Joshua Ostroff | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Music

The 13th season of "American Idol" kicks off this week, and we once again enter the seemingly endless morass of auditions. You know which ones we mean...