City AI - Ethics & Hot Technologies

Alexa, when is the Singularity going to happen? "I don't have an answer to that question"I was expect
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City AI - Ethics & Hot Technologies
By City AI • Issue #12
Alexa, when is the Singularity going to happen? “I don’t have an answer to that question”
I was expecting that. We start of with an exclusive interview with DARPA’s former boss on machines & humans. How is Elon going along with his cyborg plans? Sounds intense - therefore, we present you 7 ethical AI organisations to watch. Therefore, 10 hot AI technologies to watch in 2017. Predictions for NLP and why it’s awesome. Advancements in deep learning allow for skin cancer detection. How do the big banks deal with all the AI buzz? Last, how do you learn AI if you suck at maths?
This week - we have the full video of Sofia AI featured.
At the end, we got some nifty AI tools waiting for you!
Enjoy the read

What made buzz this week
Interesting interview with the former boss of the organisation that gave you the internet, DARPA on the merging of humans, AI and machines.
Elon Musk isn’t joking when he is talking about a Neural lace - the first concept of a cortical interface SpaceX and Tesla’s CEO takes very seriously. 
With AI development growing at a rapid rate, ethical issues on it’s applications and implications in the near future are becoming more important.
Applied Artificial Intelligence
Based on Forrester’s analysis in its latest TechRadar report, here’s Forbes list of the 10 hottest AI technologies of the current moment.
An exciting time to be an entrepreneur, with so much opportunity coming in the next few years in A.I., and specifically around natural language.
Stanford researchers create a machine-learning algorithm that performs just as well as dermatologists in detecting skin cancer.
How are banks using AI and data technologies in an attempt to safeguard themselves from the rising tide & maintain a buoyant financial system?
This article struck me personally - how can you dig deeper into neural networks, ML or even Tensorflow if you fail at mathematics? 
City AI Community
Watch the full video of Sofia’s AI gathering, organised by our partners at hacker.works featuring top AI talent from Bulgaria
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