One State is Replacing Bail Hearings With…An Algorithm

Will our judgments be fairer if we remove humans from the equation?

March 6, 2017

Atlas the Life-Sized Robot Just Became a Bit More Human

This bot can walk through uneven footholds.

December 3, 2016

In Case You Missed It: Facebook’s New Algorithm is Going To Put An End To Clickbait

They won't publish it publicly, just in case someone figures out a loophole.

August 7, 2016

Computer Can Predict Next Characters to Die in ‘Game of Thrones’

Algorithm-inspired spoilers ahead.

April 21, 2016

Scientists Make an Algorithm That Designs Quantum Experiments

This computer algorithm is getting smarter every day.

March 12, 2016

A Swarm of Autonomous Robots is Heading to an Ocean Near You

Autonomous robot swarms could be the future of maritime exploration. For the first time, a small-scale group was demonstrated in a real-world environment.

February 5, 2016

Algorithm Beats Recruiters in Picking the Best Employees

Researchers from the National Bureau of Economic Research have created an algorithm that does a better job at selecting appropriate candidates for a job position than humans.

November 25, 2015
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