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field-data study finds no evidence of racial bias in predictive policing
predictive policing does not lead police to make discriminatory arrests, according to research conducted at indiana university-purdue university indianapolis.
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can bitcoin technology improve research data integrity? this clemson professor thinks so
researchers at clemson university have developed a technique to secure raw data using blockchain, the technology behind bitcoin.
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five things to know about russian attacks on the energy grid
trump administration officials on thursday accused the russian government of staging a multi-year cyberattack campaign against the energy grid and other elements of critical infrastructure in the united states.
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europe's new privacy law will change the web, and more
consumers have long wondered just what google and facebook know about them, and who else can access their personal data. but internet giants have little incentive to give straight answers—even to simple questions like, `why am i being shown this ad?`
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the u.s. military wants ai to dream up weird new helicopters
the u.s. defense advanced research projects agency is funding efforts to employ artificial intelligence to conceptualize complex component designs, including the d-focus project which offers alternatives to existing designs.
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pioneers of modern computer architecture receive acm a.m. turing award
acm has named john l. hennessy, former president of stanford university, and david a. patterson, retired professor of the university of california, berkeley, recipients of the 2017 acm a.m. turing award for pioneering a systematic, quantitative approach to the design and evaluation of computer architectures with enduring impact on the microprocessor industry.
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by the new york times february 9, 2018commentsview as:printmobile appshare:send by emailshare on redditshare on stumbleuponshare on tweetershare on facebooksharethe security company mcafee said last month more than 300 olympics-related computer systems have already been hit, with many of them compromised, in what its investigators described as a preliminary hacking campaign.credit: minh uong/the new york timesthe department of homeland security is warning americans planning to attend the 2018 winter olympic games in pyeongchang that cybercriminals are likely to be targeting the games.officials in south korea are facing a double threat. at the olympic committee's security command center in an unmarked facility in pyeongchang, security experts from around the world are monitoring threats from north korean hackers who have been probing the computer networks that manage south korean finance, media and critical infrastructure systems for years.and while some people believe that diplomatic efforts may have eased the north korean threat to the games, others are bracing for the impact of a hacking campaign by russian groups retaliating for a ban on russian athletes. security companies said these groups had successfully targeted the computer systems of olympic-related organizations months ago.just how those hacks could lead to broader attacks is not clear. but cybersecurity researchers said the olympic games — more digitized than ever — are ripe targets for hac...
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by national research university higher school of economics (russia) january 26, 2018commentsview as:printmobile appshare:send by emailshare on redditshare on stumbleuponshare on tweetershare on facebooksharerussian researchers say they have improved a method for analyzing ultra-high-energy cosmic rays using smartphones.credit: istockresearchers at the laboratory of methods for big data analysis (lambda) at the national research university higher school of economics in russia say they have improved a method for analyzing ultra-high-energy cosmic rays (uhecr) with mobile phones.the research was performed for a project that proposes using a distributed mobile phone network to detect uhecrs. to accomplish this, the researchers developed an algorithm for constructing convolutional neural networks that can be used with mobile phones.the phones' cameras use technology similar to that in particle detectors, giving them the ability to detect extended atmospheric showers (eas) formed when uhecrs interact with air particles. the researchers say the eas particles interact with the camera and leave traces of weakly activated pixels, which can be difficult to differentiate from interference and random noise.if millions of phones are used in the experiment, the researchers will use a trigger algorithm to eliminate background data, and a neural network to detect muon signals.from national research university higher school of economics (russia)view full articleabstracts co...
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'holostream' allows high-quality wireless 3d video communications
holostream is a new platform enabling high-quality three-dimensional video communications on mobile devices.
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by reuters january 5, 2018commentsview as:printmobile appshare:send by emailshare on redditshare on stumbleuponshare on tweetershare on facebooksharethe flaw, called meltdown, affects most processors manufactured by intel since 1995. a second defect called spectre also has been found that also exposes core memory in most computers and mobile devices running on chips made by intel, advanced micro devices, and arm holdings.credit: inteldaniel gruss didn't sleep much the night he hacked his own computer and exposed a flaw in most of the chips made in the past two decades by hardware giant intel corp.the 31-year-old information security researcher and post-doctoral fellow at austria's graz technical university had just breached the inner sanctum of his computer's central processing unit (cpu) and stolen secrets from it.until that moment, gruss and colleagues moritz lipp and michael schwarz had thought such an attack on the processor's 'kernel' memory, which is meant to be inaccessible to users, was only theoretically possible.`when i saw my private website addresses from firefox being dumped by the tool i wrote, i was really shocked,` gruss told reuters in an email interview, describing how he had unlocked personal data that should be secured.gruss, lipp and schwarz, working from their homes on a weekend in early december, messaged each other furiously to verify the result.`we sat for hours in disbelief until we eliminated any possibility that this res...
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how do you vote? 50 million google images give a clue
what vehicle is most strongly associated with republican voting districts? extended-cab pickup trucks. for democratic districts? sedans.
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the labs that protect against online warfare
several months after the wannacry cyber-attack, much of the world still seems to be asleep to the potential catastrophic effects of cyber-attacks on critical infrastructure systems.
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to explore cures for diseases like alzheimer's, msu researchers massage brain cells
researchers at montana state university are gently stretching small branches of individual rat neurons with magnets to gain insights on brain function and deterioration in the pursuit of new treatments and cures for degenerative brain disorders.
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a giant technical leap in speech recognition
researchers at the university of texas at dallas are developing speech-processing technology to transcribe audio conversations between astronauts, mission-control specialists, and back-room support staff during the apollo moon missions. 
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acm technews by the washington post november 27, 2017commentsview as:printmobile appshare:send by emailshare on redditshare on stumbleuponshare on tweetershare on facebookshareautonomous vehicles stand to benefit mobility-challenged seniors and others with disabilities.credit: waymoautonomous vehicles stand to benefit mobility-challenged seniors and other people with physical, cognitive, and mental disabilities, and designers, automakers, and federal regulators are working to help address the issues involved in making that possible.driverless car developers are attempting to strike a balance between keeping riders fully apprised while also maintaining a certain level of simplicity in the riding experience. waymo, for example, says it has embedded design elements in its driverless car technology that are intended to help the elderly and people with disabilities, starting with an accessible smartphone app that promotes ease of use.waymo also notes it is investigating techniques in which a vehicle could emit an audible signal to a blind person when it arrives for pickup, and keep the passenger informed of progress to their destination.meanwhile, hearing-impaired passengers will be able to follow the vehicle on screens displaying selected information, including their route, traffic signals, crosswalks, other cars, pedestrians, and cyclists.from the washington post view full article - may require free registrationabstracts copyright © 2017 information inc., beth...
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new way to write magnetic info could pave the way for hardware neural networks
a new method for writing magnetic information in any pattern uses a very small magnetic probe known as a magnetic force microscope.
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small asteroid or comet 'visits' from beyond the solar system
a small, recently discovered asteroid—or perhaps a comet&mdsah;appears to have originated from outside the solar system, coming from somewhere else in our galaxy. if so, it would be the first `interstellar object` to be observed and confirmed by astronomers.
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old phones get new life in high-powered computer servers
researchers at princeton university have demonstrated that old smartphones can be used to build computer servers at much lower cost than high-end servers.
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censoring sensors
amid growing outcry over controversial online videos, tech firms grapple with how best to police online advertising.
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a block on the old chip
block copolymers may help transistors shrink to tinier dimensions.
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new method to detect spin current in quantum materials unlocks potential for alternative electronics
researchers have developed a new method that precisely measures the mysterious behavior and magnetic properties of electrons flowing across the surface of quantum materials.
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deepmind alphago team receives inaugural ijcai marvin minsky medal for outstanding achievements in ai
the deepmind team will be presented with the award at the ijcai-2018 conference in stockholm, sweden, next july.
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u.s. mass killings occurring at 'uniform' rate
mass murders in the u.s. occur at a stable, once-every-two-weeks rate, according to a recent university of illinois at urbana-champaign study.
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ai algorithms are starting to teach ai algorithms
artificial intelligence researchers and companies are applying machine learning to automate the more complicated aspects of ai algorithm development.
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the shape of work to come 
last year, entrepreneur sebastian thrun set out to augment his sales force with artificial intelligence.
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'low cost android' to study the brain
researchers working on the european union-funded mocoti project say they have designed the prototype of an android that learns how to actuate its own limbs.
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using artificial intelligence to improve early breast cancer detection
researchers are working to apply artificial intelligence to improving the detection and diagnosis of breast cancer.
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for $1,000, anyone can purchase online ads to track your location and app use
researchers suggest it could cost only about $1,000 for someone to buy and target online ads in order to monitor the location of others, as well as their application use.
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what cmu's snake robot team learned while searching for mexican earthquake survivors
researchers used their snake robots in search-and-rescue missions in mexico city shortly after a major earthquake struck the region in september.
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deep space communications via faraway photons
a spacecraft destined to explore a unique asteroid will also test new communication hardware that uses lasers instead of radio waves.
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