Artificial intelligence

Technology

The "Force" introduces new Artuμ unit as co-pilot on test mission

"Like any pilot, Artuμ (even the real R2-D2) has strengths and weaknesses," Air Force acquisition executive Will Roper tweeted Wednesday. "Understanding them to prep both humans and AI for a new era of algorithmic warfare is our next imperative step. We either become sci-fi or become history."

Sports

The Masters looks to 'ace' fan experience with IBM's Watson

Using IBM Watson's artificial intelligence and machine learning capabilities, golf fans will be able to create customized "feature groups" of the tournament's more than 90 participating professional golfers and access video of every shot by those players throughout the tournament in almost real time through the Master's App.