Media Coverage & Mentions
Questioning AI: What are the key research challenges?"
The Guardian Science Weekly Podcast. (Jan 2018). (Participant)
Sophia: This is downright scam
Leiphone. (Jan 2018). (Quoted)
Artificial Intelligence in 2017 still can't understand humans
Mashable. December 2017 (Interviewed).
Exemplary leadership, significant contributions earn ASU professors
AAAS Fellow status ASU Now. December 2017. (Profile about AAAS
Over a Dozen Outstanding Indian American Scientists Named 2017 AAAS Fellows
India West. December 2017. (Mention)
19 Indian Americans recognized by American Association for the
Advancement of Science
News India Times. December 2017. (Mention)
Artificial Intelligence is Transforming local business Phonenix
Business Journal. (Quoted). November 2017.
The future of autonomous weapon regulation relies on public awareness
. Venture Beat. November, 2017. (Quoted)
AI taught itself to beat us at our own game — what does it mean?
. ASU Now. (Q&A) November 2017.
I'm a pacifist, so why don't I support the Campaign to Stop Killer
Guardian. UK. November, 2017. (Op-Ed)
intelligence risks GM-style public backlash, experts warn. The
Guardian. UK. November, 2017. (Quoted)
Our Relationship with AI
KQED Radio. Radio Special. November, 2017. (Radio broadcast of CHM panel)
Closer Are We to Robots Replacing Us? Seeker Media Video Segment. How Close Are
We? series. Oct 2017. (Featured)
Musk predicts that A.I. is 'Most Likly Cause of World War
III'. Inverse. September 2017 (Reprinted in Yahoo).
Reflections: Have Machines Eclipsed Humans? Alley Watch, August
Scientists to Elon Musk: Stop Saying Robots Will Kill Us
All. Inverse (interview), July 2017.
Le gouvernement américain néglige-t-il l’intelligence artificielle?
Le Temps (French). July 2017.
AI might still have a long way to go TV interview. CGTN Live. TV
Segment, Shenzen, China. July 2017.
with Leifeng Net. July 2017.
coverage of my plenary presentation at CCF-GAIR, 2017, Shenzen.
Leiphone, July 2017. (
Coverage of the talk and Interview.)
AI Revolution Reshaping Chinese Society.
Today (Singapore). June 2017. (Quoted)
Decimal Drama. Every Little Thing (Gimlet Media). Interview about
biases in Dewey Decimal System and AI. June 2017.
intelligence's potential impacts raise promising possibilities,
societal challenges. Phys.Org. June, 2017. (Also on ASU
Coverage of the
inaguration of AAAI India Chapter, and invited lecture at IIIT-Hyderabad. Various Indian
news media. June 2017.
China Outsmarting America in A.I.?. New York Times. May
2017. (Quoted on the proposed U.S. budget and preparing for the future
majority disagrees with AI warnings from Hawkings, Musk and
Gates. Network World. May 2017. (Coverage of paper)
ASU Team Taking Concept for Closer Human-Robot Connection to U.S.
Imagine Cup Finals. Full Circle, April 2017 (Coverage of Work)
(Version in ASU Now)
Communication. Cronkite News. April 2017. (Coverage of Work)
Episode 3: Machines Take Over the World.
From robots that paint Rembrandts to Twitterbots gone rogue, Bill and
his guests explore the potential and pitfalls of artificial
intelligence Panelist. Bill Nye Saves the World. Netflix Original
Series. April 2017.
Eminent Astrophysicist Issues a Dire Warning on AI and Alien Life
(Quoted). Futurism April, 2017.
Trump's 'extreme vetting' hurts science and tech ComputerWorld
(Quoted). March, 2017.
Fighting AI with AI Off Air, Science Friday. March 2017. (Quoted)
Computer hacks of the future and how to prevent them
NPR Science Friday segment
with Ira Flatow about AI & Security. Februrary, 2017.
Bots, Ourselves. The Atlantic. March 2017. (Print edition) (Quoted).
Artificial Intelligence Boom. The Atlantic. Feb 2017. (Online) (Quoted).
and internationalization: An interview Leiphone; Feb 2017. (Interview)
pretenden Google, Apple y el resto de gigantes educar a la
inteligencia artificial; Article on Partnership for AI; El
Diario. Feb 2017. (Quoted).
Coverage about the
board of trustees for the
Partnership for AI. (Jan 2017)
Giants Team Up To Tackle The Ethics Of Artificial
Intelligence. Quoted in an article on Partnership on AI, NPR All
Tech Considered. September, 2016.
'human-aware' AI could save us from the robopocalypse A write-up
on IJCAI 2016 theme in PC World, ComputerWorld etc. July, 2016
The Difference Between Robot's Artificial Intelligence And Humans
An interview on KJZZ Public Radio Station; 3/17/2016.
Experts explain the biggest obstacles to creating human-like
robots. Tech Insider. 3/6/2016
Artificial Intelligence Just Mastered Go, But One Game Still Gives AI Trouble
Discover Magazine (quoted in), 1/27/2016.
Can AI solve information overload? CIO
Magazine. (Quoted). 12/29/2015.
School Photography Techniques are making a comeback: On Instagram
(Phoenix New Times, 12/15)
18 AI researchers reveal the most impressive thing they've ever seen
This phenomenon explains what everyone gets wrong about AI
The future may be full of intentionally clumsy and apologetic robots
I binge-watched 7 movies about artificial intelligence and the most
accurate one was a cartoon
(Business Insider, Australia; 8/15)
A.I. experts reveal the biggest myths about robots (Tech Insider;
HUMAN BRAINS ARE TOO PUNY and 15 more reasons why top researchers are
obsessed with AI (Business Insider, India; 10/15)
mejores filtros para que tus fotos sean un éxito en redes sociales,
según la ciencia
BBC Mundo (in Spanish) 6/15.
Out There Are a Lot of Academics Studying Photo Filters
Which Instagram filter should you use? Science has the answer (Sydney
Morning Herald; 5/15)
Instagram Is Vast But Its Favorite Themes Are Surprisingly Few, Study
Shows ABC News Online; 10/14)
Is Twitter Bad For Language? Statistical Analysis Says No
(Huffington Post excerpts from the book
which profiles our work on Twitter Language (9/14)
Analysis of Public Opinion PBS Horizon, 10/13).
Tapping Twitter data for in-depth analysis of public opinion (ASU
using blogs, podcasts as teaching tools The Arizona Republic and
other venues; 2/07)