Tagged: machine learning

Brain-like circuit performs human tasks

Researchers at UC Santa Barbara have used a basic 100-synapse neural circuit to perform image classification to identify letters despite visual noise that complicated the task. Sure there are already normal chips that can...

Audi’s self-driving RS 7 hits the racetrack

Audi’s self-driving RS 7 hits the racetrack

Speechless… And it looks equal parts menacing and gorgeous to me. 🙂 http://o.aolcdn.com/hss/storage/midas/3d4a8b44bd09b34e0e22f605d219038/200936638/audi-self-driving-car.jpg I am waiting for the day when we will be able to see one of these driverless cars take to the...

Watch a tiny robot fly an aircraft nearly as well as a real pilot 0

Watch a tiny robot fly an aircraft nearly as well as a real pilot

Interesting project that shows how a South Korean team have created a robot to actually fly a plane using human controls. For now of course it is flying a simulator but I find it fascinating...

Take a ride in Honda’s self-driving car (video) 0

Take a ride in Honda’s self-driving car (video)

And another automaker’s take on the self-driving technology. http://o.aolcdn.com/hss/storage/midas/4abf2826d5d074bcfb12de3239bfd735/200717339/honda-autonomousdrive.jpg http://www.engadget.com/2014/09/08/self-driving-car-its-honda/  

Watch MIT’s Atlas humanoid robot drag a metal pillar like it’s nothing 0

Watch MIT’s Atlas humanoid robot drag a metal pillar like it’s nothing

The folks at MIT have been refining their ATLAS humanoid (Boston Dynamics/DARPA) to be able to drag around a metal pillar. Exciting, amazing and scary at the same time! Oh boy, we live in...