Artificial intelligence

Cheap tech, AI bolstering aid for the disabled

September 14, 2018

Improvements in artificial intelligence plus cheaper hardware are making it easier for inventors to develop new products to help people with disabilities, including gloves that transcribe sign language into text. (Sept. 13)

Virtual Immersion: Using AI to teach Mandarin

September 7, 2018

Researchers at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and IBM are developing a different way to teach Mandarin that relies on artificial intelligence and immersive scenes. (Sept. 7)

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SpaceX Capsule Brings AI Robot to Space Station

July 2, 2018

A SpaceX capsule arrived at the International Space Station carrying an Artificial Intelligence robot on Monday. The robot Cimon is slightly bigger than a basketball. It will assist German astronaut Alexander Gerst with science experiments. (July 2)

Raw: SpaceX Rocket Carrying AI Robot Into Space

June 29, 2018

A SpaceX Falcon rocket launched from Florida on Friday Morning, going to the International Space Station. It's hauling nearly 6,000 pounds of cargo, including the first robot with artificial intelligence bound for space. (June 29)

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