For years, Hany Farid has been warning Congress, the media, anyone who would listen, that we as a society are losing the battle against disinformation online. With the recent rise of sophisticated,...
When it comes to being a truly great visual artist or illustrator, the unfortunate fact is that most people believe that they have to be born with a certain set of skills. This myth causes...
Deep Underground A team of researchers say they’ve used cutting-edge imaging techniques to discover huge, “unexpected” structures near the Earth’s core — a startling reminder of how little we know...
One of the biggest challenges for language-processing artificial intelligence is figuring out the underlying meaning of slang, colloquialisms, and intentional misspellings. In order to help those...
At the end of April, the artificial intelligence development firm OpenAI released a new neural net, Jukebox, which can create mashups and original music in the style of over 9,000 bands and...
From hacking our brains with Neuralink to having an AI do our homework, we’re living on the cutting edge of some seriously incredible tech innovations. But, if there’s one technology that everyone...
The future is rooted in coding skills, even if coding isn’t in the job description. An analysis of the job market found that 65% of “non-tech” jobs were “hybrids,” jobs that didn’t specifically...
23 years ago — long before ‘machine learning’ was a term regularly belched up by luddites hiding behind dumb mid-level marketing buzzwords and printed-out ReCode posts — IBM’s A.I. Deep Blue beat...
Traditionally, getting a clear answer as to what is going on inside our organs has required deep cuts only, literally. In order to get a glimpse at the interior structure of human organs like the...
Scientists at Google and the Janelia Research Campus in Virginia just published an incredibly-detailed 3D connectome — a map of neural connections in the brain — of a fruit fly, including a...