KUALA LUMPUR: KESM Industries Bhd has proposed a higher dividend payout, as the company put some investment on hold after fourth quarter earnings fell on weaker demand for its semiconductor burn-in and testing services.
At 175 centimetres tall Serena Williams is not, in physical terms, so imposing. In the sport of tennis, however, she cuts a formidable figure: the world's greatest female player and, alongside Steffi Graf and Martina Navratilova, one of the greatest female athletes the sport has ever produced.
The biggest actual threat faced by humans, when it comes to AI, has nothing to do with robots. It’s biased algorithms. And, like almost everything bad, it disproportionately affects the poor and marginalized. Machine learning algorithms, whether in the form of “AI” or simple shortcuts for sifting through data, are incapable of making rational decisions because they don’t rationalize — they find patterns. That government agencies across the US put them in charge of decisions that profoundly impact the lives of humans, seems incomprehensibly unethical. When an algorithm manages inventory for a grocery store, for example, machine learning helps humans do… This story continues at The Next Web