Animals help AI navigate better

Last updated 1st Oct 2018
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Researchers using AI for a navigation problem ended up with a system developing virtual brain cells.

In 10 seconds? Artificial neural networks looking for the best path can now learn to mimic the functions of mammals’ navigational brain cells, which help us intuitively choose shortcuts.