Research at Intel and elsewhere with more of a tech focus has shown how sensing on portable devices can be used to infer a person’s context, for example tapping into the microphone to identify background noises.
Amazon, Google, and Microsoft all want to dominate the business of providing artificial-intelligence services through cloud computing. The winner may have the OS of the future.
Chinese doctors and tech companies are developing tools to automate routine medical tasks.
The first pedestrian death leads some to ask whether the industry is moving too fast to deploy the technology.