Researchers suggest AI can learn common sense from animals

AI researchers developing reinforcement learning agents could learn a lot from animals. That’s according to recent analysis by Google’s DeepMind, Imperial College London, and University of Cambridge researchers assessing AI and non-human animals.

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DeepMind researchers propose rebuilding the AI industry on a base of anticolonialism

DeepMind researchers propose rebuilding the AI industry on a base of anticolonialism

Researchers from Google’s DeepMind and the University of Oxford recommend that AI practitioners draw on decolonial theory to reform the industry, put ethical principles into practice, and avoid further algorithmic exploitation or oppression.

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AI researchers share data on how we sort options, make decisions

scientists studying the brain and the emerging field of artificial intelligence (AI) have been homing in how that happens. A new paper in Nature, “A distributional code for value in dopamine-based reinforcement learning,” goes further in exploring how experience and options are sorted in making decisions.

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