How AI Transforms Video Games

Computer games today require the sort of resources typically demanded by a Hollywood blockbuster, with carefully crafted characters, storyline, visual effects and soundtrack. However, the gameplay can become a little boring over time if the non-player characters (NPCs) repeat the same scripted responses every time they are nudged or cajoled. Perhaps new developments in AI […]

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Will your favorite band be making an autonomous comeback?

Everyone knows this feeling – we hear a song on the radio, thinking that what we are listening to is by a particular band, only to discover it isn’t. It is these traits and musical turns-of-phrase that AI has been investigating in an attempt to generate AI composed music. Directed by Sony’s Computer Science Laboratories, […]

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How much smarter will the AI enabled smartphone become?

It is almost impossible to think of a world without the smartphone. The sheer performance this device is able to deliver in relation to its hand-sized form is a technological wonder in itself. But in recent years, functions such as immediate translation of printed text and voice, as well as recognition of music on the […]

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