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Office 365 becomes Microsoft 365, adds features and the power of A.I.

Office 365 becomes Microsoft 365, adds features and the power of A.I.

Microsoft is unveiling big changes to Office 365, starting with a new name: Microsoft 365. The power of A.i, is at the heart of the changes being implemented.
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A.I. could help spot telltale signs of coronavirus in lung X-rays

A.I. could help spot telltale signs of coronavirus in lung X-rays

Could A.I. analyze x-rays of patients’ lungs to spot signs of potential coronavirus-induced lung damage? That's a problem multiple groups are working on.
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Worried about bills during the coronavirus pandemic? This A.I. lawyer can help

Worried about bills during the coronavirus pandemic? This A.I. lawyer can help

The DoNotPay A.I. lawyer tool has helped tens of thousands dispute parking tickets and fight robocall scammers. Now it's helping delay imminent bill payments.
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Nvidia’s DLSS 2.0 to bring boosted frame rates without the blurry textures

Nvidia’s DLSS 2.0 to bring boosted frame rates without the blurry textures

Nvidia's DLSS 2.0 update leans heavily on artificial intelligence and machine learning to make games look sharper while also improving performance.
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CDC’s coronavirus self-checker chatbot advises whether you need medical care

CDC’s coronavirus self-checker chatbot advises whether you need medical care

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has released a chatbot which offer advice about whether people may be infected with coronavirus,
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Because 2020’s not crazy enough, a robot mouth is singing A.I. prayers in Paris

Because 2020’s not crazy enough, a robot mouth is singing A.I. prayers in Paris

In these troubling, confusing times, it can be tough to know who to turn to for help. One possible answer? A disembodied robot mouth chanting A.I. prayers.
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Intel is using A.I. to build smell-o-vision chips

Intel is using A.I. to build smell-o-vision chips

Intel has a new processor capable of smell. Yes, smell-o-vision is closer to reality thanks to Intel's work with artificial intelligence and deep learning.
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Deep-learning A.I. is helping archaeologists translate ancient tablets

Deep-learning A.I. is helping archaeologists translate ancient tablets

Cutting-edge A.I. is helping translate 2,500-year-old clay tablet documents from Persia's Achaemenid Empire. Here's what researchers have developed to assist.
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Prosthetics that don’t require practice: Inside the latest breakthrough in bionics

Prosthetics that don’t require practice: Inside the latest breakthrough in bionics

Researchers at the University of Michigan have developed a technique for creating the most advanced nerve-controlled prosthetic hands yet. Here's how it's done.
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This Google robot taught itself to walk, with no help whatsoever, in two hours

This Google robot taught itself to walk, with no help whatsoever, in two hours

Remember that scene in Walt Disney’s Bambi where the titular fawn learns to stand up and walk under its own power? Like that, basically, but with a robot.
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Mayflower Autonomous Ship is headed to sea to test its self-driving boat tech

Mayflower Autonomous Ship is headed to sea to test its self-driving boat tech

This trial, which will take place off the coast of Plymouth in the U.K., will test out the onboard A.I. and edge computing system to see how well it navigates.
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Facebook 3D Photos no longer requires Portrait mode on dual-camera phones

Facebook 3D Photos no longer requires Portrait mode on dual-camera phones

Facebook's 3D Photos no longer requires the Portrait mode of dual-camera smartphones, as the feature now uses artificial intelligence to create the 3D images.
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Inside the mind of an autonomous delivery robot

Inside the mind of an autonomous delivery robot

Starship Technologies' autonomous delivery robots have driven thousands of miles. Here's how its bots experience the world -- and why it matters for our future.
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Clearview AI’s client list was stolen. Could its massive face database be next?

Clearview AI’s client list was stolen. Could its massive face database be next?

An intruder was recently able to gain unauthorized access to Clearview AI's full customer list, which is comprised of various law enforcement agencies.
MIT researchers used a machine-learning algorithm to identify a drug called halicin that kills many strains of bacteria. Halicin (top row) prevented the development of antibiotic resistance in E. coli, while ciprofloxacin (bottom row) did not.

MIT Technology Review predicts the 10 breakthrough technologies of 2020

MIT Technology Review predicts the 10 breakthrough technologies of 2020

From tiny A.I. to satellite mega-constellations, the MIT Technology Review predicts the biggest breakthrough technologies of 2020 and why they matter.
MIT researchers used a machine-learning algorithm to identify a drug called halicin that kills many strains of bacteria. Halicin (top row) prevented the development of antibiotic resistance in E. coli, while ciprofloxacin (bottom row) did not.

Researchers use artificial intelligence to develop powerful new antibiotic

Researchers use artificial intelligence to develop powerful new antibiotic

Researchers at MIT have used artificial intelligence to develop a new antibiotic compound which can kill even some antibiotic-resistant strains of bacteria.
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Using drones to detect coronavirus? It’s not as crazy as it sounds

Using drones to detect coronavirus? It’s not as crazy as it sounds

Could drones be used to monitor the spread of coronavirus? Absolutely, says the CEO of a top drone company. And it's already been approached about doing it.
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A.I. translation tool sheds light on the secret language of mice

A.I. translation tool sheds light on the secret language of mice

Ever wanted to know what mice are actually saying? Neuroscientists at the University of Delaware do too. And they've got some cutting-edge A.I. to help out.
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U.S. military facial recognition could identify people from 1 km away

U.S. military facial recognition could identify people from 1 km away

The Advanced Tactical Facial Recognition at a Distance Technology project started back in 2016. A working prototype of the tech was shown off late last year.
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We used an A.I. design tool to come up with a new logo. Here’s what happened

We used an A.I. design tool to come up with a new logo. Here’s what happened

Can A.I. replace human creativity in graphic design? We tried Fiverr's new A.I.-powered Logo Maker to see if it could whip up a better logo for Digital Trends.
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Elon Musk warns that all A.I. must be regulated, even at Tesla

Elon Musk warns that all A.I. must be regulated, even at Tesla

Tesla CEO Elon Musk thinks that organizations that are developing A.I. technology should be regulated, including his own companies.
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Deep learning A.I. can imitate the distortion effects of iconic guitar gods

Deep learning A.I. can imitate the distortion effects of iconic guitar gods

Researchers have created a deep learning A.I. that accurately reproduces the sounds of iconic guitar amps. That's a way more challenging problem than you might think.
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Fake news? A.I. algorithm reveals political bias in the stories you read

Fake news? A.I. algorithm reveals political bias in the stories you read

Are you aware of the political bias in the news stories you read? A new artificial intelligence algorithm can tell you -- with a reported accuracy level of 96%.
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MIT’s latest artificial intelligence can rewrite outdated Wikipedia pages

MIT’s latest artificial intelligence can rewrite outdated Wikipedia pages

Researchers at MIT have created a system that scans Wikipedia articles and replaces outdated text with the latest information.

Automated app helps ordinary citizens sue pesky robocall scammers

Automated app helps ordinary citizens sue pesky robocall scammers

The legal-tech whiz kid behind the DoNotPay parking ticket-fighting A.I. has created a tool that helps regular citizens sue robocall scammers. Here's how it works.
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A brain scan could help reveal if antidepressants will work for a patient

A brain scan could help reveal if antidepressants will work for a patient

Researchers have developed an algorithm which can look at brainwave data and use it to predict whether patients are likely to benefit from antidepressants.
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Barnes & Noble used A.I. to make classic books more diverse. It didn’t go well

Barnes & Noble used A.I. to make classic books more diverse. It didn’t go well

Barnes & Noble wanted to make Diverse Editions of classic books like Alice in Wonderland. It used A.I. to scan them but missed racist descriptions and important context.
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A.I. upscaling makes this film from 1896 look like it was shot in dazzling 4K

A.I. upscaling makes this film from 1896 look like it was shot in dazzling 4K

Thanks to cutting-edge artificial intelligence upscaling, the classic 1896 Lumière Brothers film showing a train pulling into a station has been cleaned up.
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According to advanced swarm A.I., this is who will win Super Bowl LIV

According to advanced swarm A.I., this is who will win Super Bowl LIV

Do you want to know who's going to win the much anticipated Kansas City Chiefs vs. San Francisco 49ers game at this Sunday's Super Bowl? Here's what swarm intelligence A.I. company Unanimous thinks we can expect. Here's how it creates its innovative prediction technology.
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Microsoft wants to use A.I. to make health care better for everyone

Microsoft wants to use A.I. to make health care better for everyone

Microsoft is bringing artificial intelligence into the health care world with the launch of a new program that aims to improve the health of people and communities around the globe. A.I. for Health will focus on advancing medical research, reducing health inequality, and compiling global health insights.
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Filter by positivity: This new A.I. could detoxify online comment threads

Filter by positivity: This new A.I. could detoxify online comment threads

Internet comments frequently descend into toxic hate speech. Could an algorithm that instead focuses on highlighting 'help speech' be the answer? A.I. researchers from Carnegie Mellon University believe it could. Here's what they've developed -- and why they believe it may be so useful.
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Clearview AI’s facial-recognition app is a nightmare for stalking victims

Clearview AI’s facial-recognition app is a nightmare for stalking victims

Clearview AI is a facial-recognition app that is so powerful that it can tell you a person’s name and contact information from one stray picture. Advocates worry this kind of facial-recognition technology could be a boon to stalkers and people with a history of domestic abuse.
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Google CEO Sundar Pichai warns of dangers of A.I. and calls for more regulation

Google CEO Sundar Pichai warns of dangers of A.I. and calls for more regulation

Google CEO Sundar Pichai has warned about the dangers of unchecked A.I. and has said in an op-ed in the Financial Times that he believes that the area should be more tightly regulated, citing concerns such as the rise of deepfakes and potential abuses of facial recognition technology.
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Meet the 9 Wikipedia bots that make the world’s largest encyclopedia possible

Meet the 9 Wikipedia bots that make the world’s largest encyclopedia possible

Wikipedia might be a utopian crowdsourcing example of how humans can come together to collaborate on something great, but it's bots that help the whole thing to work as well as it does. Meet the algorithms which enable the world's largest encyclopedia to function so effectively.