A.I. And The Government

Should the governments of the world get involved in A.I. and possibly use it against their citizens? Let's explore...

Governments around the world are getting more and more interested in artificial intelligence, and starting to think about regulations and control. Is this a good thing, or should we start arguing our case for a free and open structure in the field of A.I. research?

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Why "Neuralink" Is A Really Bad Idea

Elon Musk is of the opinion that humans should be outfitted with a so-called neural lace, which would create a neural link between man and machine. This article takes a closer look at the very real dangers such an interface brings with it, and why we should consider this very carefully, before letting our science fiction desires take over logical reasoning.

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Applying Zipf's Law To Adaptive Text Compression

George Kingsley Zipf's law states that given a large sample of words used, the frequency of any word is inversely proportional to its rank in the frequency table. In this article we look at applying these techniques to adaptive text compression, which while a little of a naive approach, is actually a lot of fun, and a great learning experience.

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