Artificial intelligence

News articles, analyses and commentary about machines that mimic human cognitive functions such as learning and problem solving. This also covers chatbots, algorithms, consumer products and Big Data analysis that make use of AI.

European scientists hope to secure EU funding to challenge the US and China’s dominance in the field. Photo: Shutterstock

Europe's AI experts have united to challenge US, China

More than 2,000 European AI experts have come together to collaborate on research and call for large-scale funding from the European Union to counter China and America’s rapid progress in the field.