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Elena Larin and Vladimir ovchinsky: Chinese social credit system: tradition and technology

Defenders of all countries and peoples in recent years are very concerned about the unfolding China's Social Credit (the confidence) - SCS. Analysis think tanks ChinaFile (Hong Kong, China – 2019) showed that the vast majority of not only media publications and research reports regarding SCS do not understand the essence of this system, substitute the study of the historical content of the traditions of Chinese civilization as the mental basis of the SCS is limited to references to "Big Brother" of Orwell D., "PANOPTICON" of Jeremy Bentham and I. "Number system in a Single State" by E. Zamyatin.

08-09-2019 admin 102 0

The main thing about the battle for net neutrality in the U.S. — a chronology of events and the current state of things

At the end of 2017, the Federal communications Commission (FCC) abolished the legal requirements imposed by the rule of net neutrality. The decision caused heated discussions in the media and even two years later politicians and it companies are still trying to influence the FCC to reverse their decision reversed. Tell about the formation of network neutrality and its "fall" and discuss whether he has a chance to return.

06-09-2019 admin 78 0

When the AI learns to talk?

Every day the most advanced system of artificial intelligence becomes smarter and smarter, gaining new knowledge and skills. The AI is already capable in many areas to be better people. But behind all this "superiority" hides only the lines of code and precise algorithms that do not allow the software to be "free in their thoughts." In other words, the machine cannot do what it is not incorporated. AI can come to logical conclusions, but not able to talk on a given topic. And it seems that this will change soon.

01-08-2019 admin 222 0

"A bitter lesson", the scientist said that 70 years in the field of research in AI has been spent practically in vain

The biggest lesson that can be drawn from 70 years of research in AI, is that the common methods using calculations ultimately prove to be the most effective — and by a wide margin. The ultimate cause of this is Moore's law. Or rather, his generalization of continuous, exponential reduction of computational processors. This "bitter lesson," said Richard Sutton, canadian computer scientist. Hereinafter in the first person.

03-06-2019 admin 311 0

"Russia should not lag behind" - he said, determined ruler of the world

The President of Russia Vladimir Putin held a meeting on the development of technologies in the field of artificial intelligence, which raised important questions in the field of IT. According to the head of state, it is necessary to make every effort for the development and implementation of AI as a monopoly in this area will be the "master of the world".

03-06-2019 admin 300 0

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