What is reinforcement learning?
We look at a method of AI development built on the idea of positive and negative feedback
Replaced by an AI: Would you retrain for a new job?
The government is testing a scheme to support anyone who loses their job to an AI — will businesses and their employees embrace it?
What is natural language processing?
Creating systems capable of meaningful conversation is one of the hardest tasks facing AI researchers
NHSX's £250m AI Lab to develop 'practical' treatments
The national centre will channel efforts into treating conditions like heart disease and cancer with smart tech
How will we staff the IT workforce of the future?
In the face of breakthrough technologies, STEM education isn't enough
How data keeps the Tour de France running
Cloud, machine learning and edge computing are driving the competition's digital transformation and fan engagement
Once upon AI time in Hollywood
Producing a successful film has always been more an art than a science, but machine learning may be about to change that
Google still ‘covertly’ invests in military AI projects
The Gradient Ventures AI fund supports companies with military and law enforcement drone contracts
Government champions AI to improve UK road markings
£2 million will be use to fund the adoption of cutting-edge tech for road improvement
NHS-Alexa deal ‘data protection disaster waiting to happen'
Health data will feed into Amazon's voice assistant but concerns mount over the fate of patient recordings
Benefits of AI and machine learning for cloud security
AI and machine learning may not be a silver bullet, but they can still play an important part in cloud security strategies
How AI can simplify mergers and acquisitions
Artificial intelligence can help speed up M&A drudge work, but it's no cure-all
Is AI workplace monitoring helpful or harmful?
Clock cards and sign-in sheets have been replaced by algorithms that can predict working habits
Cisco says its 35-year history will give it an edge in AI
Comments come as new threat detection tools release to customers
Spark portal lets AI startups bid on public sector contracts
UK gov says public services need to keep pace with private sector innovation
NHS to reward hospitals for replacing clinicians with AI
Targeted financial incentives will span services such as diagnostics and outpatient appointments
Companies to combat AI bias with forensic experts
New breed of specialist could help avoid in-built prejudice and rebuild consumer confidence
Businesses blame resources for not explaining AI decisions
Research finds there's no 'one-size-fits-all' approach as context behind decisions matters more than anything
Getting hold of the data science talent your business needs
A look at some of the key skills IT leaders should consider when looking for new hires
Facebook uses robots to develop its AI
Hardware running reinforcement learning is helping the social network advance its artificial intelligence research
Why did HPE buy Cray?
Is the tech giant branching out into new areas, or consolidating an existing strategy?
Why diversity in AI is critical to building a fairer society
To ensure AI is able to serve humanity as a whole, it needs to be built by humanity as a whole
Expert appointments boost government's AI Council
Digital secretary announces 21 new voices to guide ethical AI development and adoption among businesses
DARPA will train AIs to ace close-combat aerial dogfights
AI systems will aid human fighter jet pilots in performing "split-second manoeuvring" when in the danger zone