Artificial Intelligence

facial-recognition

Racial Bias in AI Isn't Getting Better – Neither Are Researchers' Excuses

Another machine learning algorithm has failed to work for people of color. What is it going to take for this to stop?
Edward Ongweso Jr
7.29.19
Artificial Intelligence

Artificial Intelligence Guessed What These Recipes Look Like

These food pictures were generated by a computer, and they look surprisingly edible.
Bettina Makalintal
2.22.19
china

How China’s Food Industry Became a Tech Battleground

Search engine operator Baidu and Tencent, the company behind WeChat, already dominate China’s tech world. Now, they have their sights set on robot restaurants and food delivery.
Barclay Bram
10.26.18
Art

A Teenager Used AI to Generate Bizarre, Surreal Nude Portraits

We're honestly not sure if Robbie Barrat's strange creations are NSFW.
Peter Slattery
3.30.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

AI Predicted the Future of Porn Searches and We Can't Stop Laughing

Apparently the next big thing in porn has something to do with "doot sex," "tang pong" and "big blomjobs".
Drew Schwartz
3.7.18
Artificial Intelligence

The Lessons We Learned at London's Big AI Show

First: one day, your home devices might be able to work out if you're showing signs of Alzheimer's.
Talia Shadwell
2.14.18
robots

Robots Are Coming for Your Job Sooner Than You Think

Will you be prepared?
Caroline Thompson
9.28.17
robots

Scientists are Teaching Robots to Write Surprisingly Good Yelp Reviews

The AI-generated sentences “[provided] the same level of user-perceived ‘usefulness’” as those written by real people.
Jelisa Castrodale
9.5.17
beer

This is What Happens When You Let Robots Name Your Beer

Pretty sure I've seen Barrel-Aged Chocolate Milksmoke and Devil's Chard on a menu somewhere.
Jelisa Castrodale
8.8.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Boeing Wants to Make Pilotless Airplanes a Reality

The aircraft company is looking to test out self-flying technology on a jet as early as 2018.
VICE Staff
6.9.17
Film

Meet the Guy Using Robots to Write Award-Winning Films

How long will it take for his creepy bot to win an Oscar?
Maddison Connaughton
5.16.17
Technology

I Tried to Turn an AI Bot into My BFF

Because why should superficial friendships be limited to flesh and blood?
Justin Caffier
5.9.17
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