Neowin News Feed for: Deepmind Neowin News Feed for: Deepmind en-us Neowin Ignition News (Managing Editor) (Neowin Developers) 5 The co-founder of DeepMind is joining Google to work on AI and its applications <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>After almost a decade with DeepMind, the company&#039;s co-founder, Mustafa Suleyman, will now be joining Google directly to work on applied artificial intelligence starting January next year. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Ather Fawaz) Thu, 05 Dec 2019 19:56:02 +0000 Google rolls out a new voice for its Assistant in nine languages <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Google is rolling out new voices for the Google Assistant in nine languages across the world. The voices are rendered using WaveNet technology from Google&#039;s artificial intelligence division. <a href="">Read more...</a> (João Carrasqueira) Wed, 18 Sep 2019 13:42:01 +0000 Google merges DeepMind's AI health efforts with newly formed Google Health division <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>DeepMind, Google-owned London based AI research firm announced today that it&#039;s moving its health arm, DeepMind Health, including its Streams app&#039;s teams under the newly-formed Google Health division. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Abhay V) Tue, 13 Nov 2018 22:24:01 +0000 Global AI and robotics experts sign an open letter warning about a future of killer robots <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The open letter to the United Nations had signatures from companies developing AI and robots around the world. These developers demand that autonomous weapons need to be regulated to avoid terror. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Richard Tyr Blewitt) Mon, 21 Aug 2017 15:52:01 +0000 Google's AI has taught itself some weird walking techniques in virtual space <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Google&#039;s DeepMind team built three different virtual bodies that their AI could use to navigate obstacles in a rich environment where it then taught itself how to run, jump, and even crouch. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Richard Tyr Blewitt) Thu, 13 Jul 2017 10:39:12 +0000 A medical trial involving the NHS and Google's DeepMind violated UK privacy law <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>A UK watchdog has ruled that a trust of the National Health Service violated privacy law when it provided the details of 1.6 million patients to Google&#039;s DeepMind in a medical trial last year. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Ben Esapa) Mon, 03 Jul 2017 19:52:02 +0000 Tesla hires Andrej Karpathy as director of AI and Autopilot Vision <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Tesla has hired the OpenAI researcher Andrej Karpathy. Widely recognised as an expert in artificial intelligence, he will become director of AI and Autopilot Vision at the car firm. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Wed, 21 Jun 2017 12:56:01 +0000 It's official: Google's AlphaGo has won all matches against world's number one Go player <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>AlphaGo, developed by Google&#039;s DeepMind AI division, has defeated the current world number one Go player in all three matches played during the &quot;Future of Go Summit&quot; in China this week. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Gabriel Nunes) Sun, 28 May 2017 06:12:01 +0000 Google's AlphaGo defeats world's number one Go player <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>AlphaGo, developed by Google&#039;s DeepMind AI division, has defeated the current world number one Go player at the &quot;Future of Go Summit&quot; in China. The AI will also play several collaborative matches. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Gabriel Nunes) Wed, 24 May 2017 02:46:01 +0000 Google DeepMind's AlphaGo to battle against world's number one Go player <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Google&#039;s DeepMind division is preparing to test the limits of its AlphaGo AI as it plans to challenge the current world number one Go player, Ke Jie, at an event in China next month. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Vishal Laul) Mon, 10 Apr 2017 13:16:02 +0000 Deep Voice: Baidu takes Google's amazing voice-making AI and makes it even faster, better <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The Chinese search giant has built on DeepMind&#039;s Wavenet and created a version of the algorithm that can be trained in a matter of hours and perform faster than real-time human speech. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Vlad Dudau) Thu, 09 Mar 2017 09:22:01 +0000 Game Theory: Google tests AIs to see whether they'll fight or work together <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Google tested some classic game theory and social concepts with artificial intelligence agents. The aim was to see whether AIs will work together or fight with each other, and us. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Vlad Dudau) Thu, 09 Feb 2017 14:16:02 +0000 After binge-watching TV, Google's DeepMind AI can now read lips better than humans <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Google&#039;s DeepMind can now recognize human words and phrases by looking at how a person&#039;s lips move. It already scores higher than professional human lip-readers and the system will only get better. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Vlad Dudau) Thu, 24 Nov 2016 11:32:01 +0000 Google's DeepMind learns to reproduce human speech, tricks us into starting robot apocalypse <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Google&#039;s DeepMind division is famous for its artificial intelligence work. Now the team has developed a new way of creating speech, that&#039;s better and more realistic sounding that everything else. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Vlad Dudau) Fri, 09 Sep 2016 16:30:01 +0000 Google uses AI to cool down its servers, save energy <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Google is putting its Go-winning digital mind at work, as DeepMind develops AI systems to cool down data centers. The new machine-learning system used 40% less energy than normal. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Vlad Dudau) Wed, 20 Jul 2016 14:52:01 +0000 Google's DeepMind AI partners with UK NHS hospital to keep patients from going blind <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>A NHS eye hospital is teaming up with Google&#039;s DeepMind AI researchers to try and find a way for machines to recognize disease earlier than doctors. They&#039;ll do this by analyzing a million eye scans. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Vlad Dudau) Tue, 05 Jul 2016 09:32:01 +0000 Google 'did not have regulatory approval' for NHS patient records it was given access to <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>After Google was granted access to records of 1.6 million patients on the UK&#039;s National Health Service, it&#039;s now been revealed that they did not have approval from any regulator to receive such data. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Jack Wilkinson) Sun, 15 May 2016 22:40:01 +0000 Google granted access to 1.6m UK patient health records for 'research' <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src=";_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Google has been granted access to around 1.6 million UK patient health records in order to develop an &#039;early warning system&#039; for patients who are at risk of developing acute kidney injuries. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Jack Wilkinson) Tue, 03 May 2016 16:22:01 +0000 Google's AlphaGo finally succumbs to world champion <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Google DeepMind&#039;s AlphaGo program has finally lost a game of Go against world champion Lee Se-dol. The champion was able to cause the AI to make an irrecoverable move, losing it the game. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Sun, 13 Mar 2016 17:04:01 +0000 Google's DeepMind AlphaGo AI defeats world Go champion in first of five matches <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Google&#039;s advanced artificial intelligence division DeepMind, using its AlphaGo software, has beaten Lee Se-Dol, the world&#039;s number one Go champion, in the first of five matches. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Chris Dupres) Wed, 09 Mar 2016 11:06:01 +0000 Google acquires artificial intelligence firm DeepMind <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Google has confirmed its acquisition of London based artificial intelligence firm DeepMind, which specializes in machine learning and system neuroscience, for an undisclosed amount. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Shreyas Gandhe) Mon, 27 Jan 2014 11:09:57 +0000