A.I./Robotics

Soldiers are more likely to open up about post-traumatic stress when interviewed by a virtual interviewer than by taking a survey, finds a study.
by Frontiers
9:09am
10.12.2017
An international, interdisciplinary research team of scientists has come up with a machine-learning method that predicts molecular behavior, a breakthrough...
by New York University
9:19am
10.11.2017
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Artificial intelligence has been trained to use aerospace simulation software to design a device that may ultimately improve dialysis for patients.
by Imperial College London
9:37am
10.10.2017
A team of researchers say they are the first in the world to complete a harvest – from sowing and fertilizing all the way through to the actual harvest of the...
8:40am
10.9.2017
Scientists have made amazing advances enabling machines to understand language and process images for such applications as facial recognition, image...
by IBM
9:29am
9.29.2017
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Researchers succeeded in developing a method for predicting molecular infrared spectra based on artificial intelligence. These chemical "fingerprints" could...
by University of Vienna
9:59am
9.26.2017
A project will combine artificial intelligence with massive amounts of data and industry experience from a dozen U.S. partners to identify places where the...
by SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory
2:37pm
9.18.2017
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Two robotic systems have come to the aid of a crime lab experiencing a heightened workload after the passage of a new state law.
by Laura French, Associate Editor, Forensic Magazine
2:50pm
9.11.2017
The line between sci-fi and reality blurred yesterday as the U.S. House of Representatives took a major step toward driverless roadways.
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10:31am
9.7.2017
IBM and MIT today announced that IBM plans to make a 10-year, $240 million investment to create the MIT–IBM Watson AI Lab in partnership with MIT. The lab will...
by MIT
9:16am
9.7.2017
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Researchers have for the first time shown that neural networks -- a form of artificial intelligence -- can accurately analyze the complex distortions in...
by SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory
9:23am
8.31.2017
By listening to the acoustic signal emitted by a laboratory-created earthquake, a computer science approach using machine-learning can predict the time...
by DOE/Los Alamos National Laboratory
2:03pm
8.30.2017
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Imagine if doctors could determine, many years in advance, who is likely to develop dementia. Such prognostic capabilities would give patients and their...
by McGill University
9:41am
8.24.2017
Errors in Artificial Intelligence that would normally take a considerable amount of time to resolve could be corrected immediately with the help of new...
by University of Leicester
3:13pm
8.21.2017
One of the world’s fastest supercomputers is helping scientists better understand the sun’s behavior and predict weather months in advance.
by Mead Gruver, Associated Press
8:48am
8.9.2017
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To make it easier to diagnose and study sleep problems, researchers have devised a new way to monitor sleep stages without sensors attached to the body.
by MIT
9:50am
8.8.2017
Some say that the invention of the abacus more than 2,500 years ago was the first step on the long road to artificial intelligence (AI). Now scientists are...
by AACC
2:03pm
8.1.2017
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Inspired by natural organisms that cover distance by growing – such as vines, fungi and nerve cells – the researchers have made a proof of concept of their...
by Stanford University
10:34am
7.21.2017
Researchers have applied a quantitative approach to something traditionally thought of as subjective by asking: what qualifies as “beautiful scenery?” The team...
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8:32am
7.19.2017
A team of international scientists has undertaken the first-ever comparative analysis of a newly emerging category of algorithms that mine genetic information...
by Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute
2:37pm
7.17.2017
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Lawyers representing both sides in concussion lawsuits against sports leagues may eventually have a new tool at their disposal: a diagnostic signature that...
by McGill University
8:57am
7.13.2017
A new study demonstrating that human ethical decisions can be implemented into machines has strong implications for managing the moral dilemmas autonomous cars...
by Frontiers
9:23am
7.5.2017
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When organic chemists identify a useful chemical compound — a new drug, for instance — it’s up to chemical engineers to determine how to mass-produce it. There...
by MIT
1:48pm
6.30.2017
One of the greatest challenges facing AI development is understanding the human brain and figuring out how to mimic it. Now, one group reports that they...
by American Chemical Society
9:38am
6.28.2017
A marimba-playing robot with four arms and eight sticks is writing and playing its own compositions in a lab at the Georgia Institute of Technology. The pieces...
by Georgia Tech
2:50pm
6.16.2017
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Drones—Amazon is using them to deliver goods to customers’ doors, while military members are taking advantage of their surveillance capabilities. Now,...
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2:13pm
6.13.2017
The artificial intelligence that can blow human pilots out of the sky in air-to-air combat accurately predicted treatment outcomes for bipolar disorder,...
by University of Cincinnati
2:38pm
6.12.2017
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A robot automatically identifies weeds in a field and combats them with a short laser pulse: Sustainable agriculture, which avoids the use of herbicides as...
by University of Bonn
9:14am
6.7.2017
A driver experiencing an unexpected cardiac event on the road isn't the only one at risk. Fellow passengers and motorists also face death or serious injury...
by University of Michigan
9:30am
6.6.2017
Artificial intelligence doesn't have to be super-sophisticated to make a difference in people's lives, according to a new Yale University study. Even "dumb AI...
by Yale University
2:36pm
5.17.2017
Researchers have teamed up with AI language analysis company Gavagai AB to build a dolphin language dictionary. The startup is a spinoff company from the...
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1:55pm
5.12.2017
The presence of just a few autonomous vehicles can eliminate the stop-and-go driving of the human drivers in traffic, along with the accident risk and fuel...
by University of Illinois College of Engineering
9:23am
5.10.2017
A new generation of prosthetic limbs that will allow the wearer to reach for objects automatically, without thinking – just like a real hand – are to be...
by Newcastle University
9:20am
5.5.2017
This automated machine could reduce a surgical procedure from two hours to two and a half minutes by replacing hand drills for one type of complex cranial...
by University of Utah Health
2:29pm
5.2.2017
The revered Icelandic language, seen by many as a source of identity and pride, is being undermined by the widespread use of English, both for mass tourism and...
by Egill Bjarnason, Associated Press
8:58am
4.24.2017
Allowing machines to learn risk factors in a huge number of patients makes for better predictions of heart attacks, according to a new study. The AI “black-box...
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9:59am
4.18.2017
Will a robot take away my job? Many people ask that question, yet policymakers don't have the kind of information they need to answer it intelligently, say the...
by Carnegie Mellon University
1:59pm
4.13.2017
The gap between machine and man, for well-defined tasks like chess, has widened with the development of more powerful computer chips and software. Now,...
by Lehigh University
8:54am
4.7.2017
Combining computer science and chemistry, researchers show how an advanced form of machine learning that works off small amounts of data can be used to solve...
by Stanford University
2:38pm
4.6.2017
Elon Musk, the founder of SpaceX and Tesla, has just launched a new company dedicated to linking human brains with computers.
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10:19am
3.28.2017
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