Tag Archives: Artificial Intelligence

Here Are 3 Things Mark Zuckerberg Says He Learned About Artificial Intelligence

What if your security camera could not only see who’s at your door, but also identify whether it’s a guest you’re expecting, alert you when they arrive, and let them in? Or how about a speaker system that automatically plays music as your child wakes up? That’s the type of functionality Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg…

http://fortune.com/2016/12/19/mark-zuckerberg-artificial-intelligence/

Facebook Pulls 9/11 Anniversary Topic after Promoting Conspiracy Article

In the latest misstep attributed to its newly-automated Trending Topics feed, Facebook pulled a topic dedicated to the anniversary of September 11th after an article appearing to support ‘Truther’ conspiracy theories topped the feed. The article, from the UK’s Daily Star, claimed to feature “footage that ‘proves bombs were planted in the Twin Towers.'” It…

http://fortune.com/2016/09/10/facebook-pulls-911-topic/

Messaging Bots May Soon Invade Your Inbox

If messaging software startups like Slack and Kore have their way, bots will become far more common in the not-so-distant future for organizing and prioritizing workplace communications. Only the messages won’t just come from other humans–they’ll be generated by software applications and Internet-connected machines that need to share important updates. Chat “bots,” simple apps programmed…

http://fortune.com/2016/03/29/messaging-bots-slack-kore/

Facebook Wants to Be Cooler Than the Dictionary

It’s hard to keep up when you don’t understand the latest terms. But Facebook is developing a new technology that could learn new slang and buzzwords from the coolest of the cool kids: Facebook users. The company was just awarded a patent for developing a “social glossary.” The patent was granted in February, as Business…

http://fortune.com/2016/03/09/facebook-social-glossary-patent/