Artificial intelligence could one day destroy humanity unless we tame it, according to billionaire space entrepreneur Elon Musk. Taking a deep dive into Musk’s AI concerns, journalist Maureen Dowd relates how he began publicly sounding the alarm in 2014, calling AI “…
Training Machines to Smell Disease
June 13, 2018
Machines that can find volatile organic compounds in human breath—gas-chromatography mass-spectrometers—have been around for awhile.
Disruptive Technologies: Keeping an AI on Disease Surveillance
April 25, 2018
Technology has already taken disease surveillance a long way since John Snow pored over maps to investigate 19th-Century London’s cholera outbreak.