Elon Musk’s AI startup training robots in VR
OpenAI, the research company set up by Elon Musk to build safe AI, has revealed a new method for teaching robots using VR.
The non-profit company, which is currently made up of 60 researchers and engineers, has released research showing that it trained a self-learning algorithm to complete a task using VR demonstrations.
The company wanted to teach the machine how to stack blocks in particular orders.
Once the algorithm had been shown how to complete the task once in a VR simulation by a human, it was...