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Robots are not only replacing some traditionally human jobs, but they're also thinking more like people, which can actually be a good thing.
In contests between humans and machines, humans keep losing — but at least we're getting something out of our defeats.
The victory is historic for AI because AlphaGo is programmed to teach itself the game instead of working from a defined set of commands.
It has now retired from competitions to focus on other tasks, like finding cures for diseases.
IBM's Watson followed a similar path. It defeated the person who held the longest winning streak in "Jeopardy" history, and then it entered the medical field. It's already diagnosed a woman with a rare form of cancer that doctors couldn't identify.
There's also an AI that plays Texas Hold'em. It outplayed four professional poker players by about $1.75 million in chips. Its technology is expected to be harnessed in fields where using misinformation to negotiate can be a benefit, like in military strategy or business negotiations.
At least one executive attached to the car project was reassigned to report to Apple's head of AI strategy.
Lithium-ion batteries are increasingly causing accidental fires, including an apartment fire that claimed a life in New York City.
The case stems from state laws passed in Florida and Texas intended to protect conservative viewpoints.
Women's reproductive rights are interconnected with how state and local economies perform, and bans historically occur in underfunded areas.
Wednesday’s vote came after the lower house, the National Assembly, overwhelmingly approved the proposal in January.
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