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Google DeepMind AI finds its way through a 3D maze by 'sight'
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Google DeepMind AI finds its way through a 3D maze by 'sight'

We're one step closer to AI machines that can navigate the real world as humans do.

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02.05.16
Google's AI will take on the world Go champ live on YouTube
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Google's AI will take on the world Go champ live on YouTube

Lee Sedol is "confident" he can beat Google's DeepMind.

By S. Dent,   02.05.16
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02.05.16
Audio software can make phone calls more intelligible
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Audio software can make phone calls more intelligible

It can even adjust loudspeaker announcements at train stations.

By M. Moon,   02.05.16
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02.05.16
ICYMI: Soft robot challenge, NASA's space sails and more
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ICYMI: Soft robot challenge, NASA's space sails and more

Space pirates will swashbuckle their way around with power from the sun.

By K. Davis,   02.05.16
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02.05.16
Scientists want to sequence the genomes of all known kakapo
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Scientists want to sequence the genomes of all known kakapo

An entire animal population's genome might be sequenced for the first time ever.

By M. Moon,   02.05.16
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02.05.16
Scientists extend the lifespan of mice by up to 35 percent
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Scientists extend the lifespan of mice by up to 35 percent

The foundation of the elixir of life, or just long-life pets?

By M. Smith,   02.05.16
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02.05.16
Elon Musk talks up electric plane at hyperloop event
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Elon Musk talks up electric plane at hyperloop event

Musk said that he's tempted to tackle his VTOL electric jet concept.

By Autoblog,   02.05.16
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02.04.16
There are 3.57 degrees of separation between you and all of Facebook
02.04.16

There are 3.57 degrees of separation between you and all of Facebook

Take that, Kevin Bacon.

By N. Ingraham,   02.04.16
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