Apple hires its first director of AI: Expert comes from same university that taught a computer to kill humans in a video game

Apple has made a firm commitment to futuristic machine learning by appointing its first director of AI research.
Ruslan Salakhutdinov comes from the same US university that developed an AI bot programmed to kill humans in a computer game. 
Mr Salakhutdinov announced his new appointment with the Cupertino tech firm on Twitter this week and stated that he is looking to recruit more experts for his team.
Scroll down for video 
As well as heading up Apple's AI team, he will also carry on his work at the Carnegie Mellon University's School of Computer Science.
It is not entirely clear what the... read more

19 October 2016 in Science &Technology, Views: 41
Source: Daily Mail

News Widget for Webmasters

Realtime News


Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
        1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30