Artificial intelligence

EU experts call for companies to give access to AI technology

14 minutes ago   |   Reuters

The European Union should order companies to give rivals reasonable access to technology that can be used for artificial intelligence projects, a panel of experts, which...
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Bright Machines wants to put AI-driven automation in every factory

26 minutes ago   |   TechCrunch

There's a mythology around today's factories that says everything is automated by robotics, and while there is some truth to that, it's hard to bring that level of...
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Europe should ban AI for mass surveillance and social credit scoring, says advisory group

46 minutes ago   |   TechCrunch   |   2 articles

An independent expert group tasked with advising the European Commission to inform its regulatory response to artificial intelligence - to underpin EU lawmakers' stated aim of...
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MIT AI tool can predict breast cancer up to 5 years early, works equally well for white and black patients

1 hour ago   |   TechCrunch

MIT's Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab has developed a new deep learning-based AI prediction model that can anticipate the development of breast cancer up to...
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Soon, Alexa Will Know When You're About to Die

Soon, Alexa Will Know When You're About to Die

1 hour ago   |   ExtremeTech

Right before you have a heart attack you start to gasp for breath in a uniquely identifiable pattern. Naturally, researchers taught an Amazon Echo how to notice it and call for...
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MIT Created a Robot That Maps 3D Objects by Touch

MIT Created a Robot That Maps 3D Objects by Touch

1 hour ago   |   ExtremeTech

In the digital world, sight and sound had a bit of a head start, but our other senses have few practical applications. But that's not the case with robots, and MIT just...
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NSA improperly collected Americans' phone records for a second time, documents reveal

2 hours ago   |   TechCrunch   |   3 articles

Newly released documents reveal the National Security Agency improperly collected Americans' call records for a second time, just months after the agency was forced to purge...
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AI-Powered Security: Lulling Us Into Misplaced Confidence?

AI-Powered Security: Lulling Us Into Misplaced Confidence?

2 hours ago   |   Information Week

While artificial intelligence and machine learning hold promise in cybersecurity initiatives, there are some gaps that enterprises need to consider.
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Virgin Media trials wireless radio signals to help supply 1Gps broadband

Virgin Media trials wireless radio signals to help supply 1Gps broadband

5 hours ago   |   Pocket-lint

Virgin Media has set up consumers in a UK village with gigabit internet connections, providing up to 1Gps download and 150Mbps upload speeds. And, it managed to do so without...
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Self-driving startup Drive.ai is closing down

17 hours ago   |   TechCrunch   |   3 articles

Drive.ai, the autonomous vehicle tech startup once valued at $200 million, is shutting down after four years, according to a state regulatory filing . The closure was first...
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FCC says Verizon can lock phones to its network for 60 days after purchase

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The Federal Communications Commission has granted Verizon permission to keep newly purchased phones locked to its network for a period of 60 days. As a result, the leading US... Read more ...

Apple News launches a guide to the 2020 Democratic candidates and debates

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Apple today is introducing a new section in its Apple News application for iOS, iPad and Mac that's designed to familiarize voters with the 20 U.S. Democratic presidential... Read more ...

Broadcom faces EU antitrust probe over shady shady exclusivity practices

Broadcom faces EU antitrust probe over shady shady exclusivity practices

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