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Where is the Cradle of the Computer?
Where is the Cradle of the Computer?
06.20.2022

The digital computer of today arose in the first half of the 1940s independently in three different countries: Germany, the …

AI as (an Ersatz) Natural Science?
AI as (an Ersatz) Natural Science?
06.08.2022

The emergence of large learned models is changing the nature of artificial intelligence research in fundamental ways.

Machine Learning: Out! Data Science: In!
Machine Learning: Out! Data Science: In!
06.08.2022

We propose to stop teaching machine learning courses to populations whose core discipline is neither computer science nor mathematics and …

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Scientists Emulate Nature in Quantum Leap Towards Future Computers
Scientists Emulate Nature in Quantum Leap Towards Future Computers
06.24.2022

Scientists have constructed an atomic-scale silicon quantum processor to model …

Tech Companies Want More Eyes in the Sky for Wildfire Season
Tech Companies Want More Eyes in the Sky for Wildfire Season
06.24.2022

The growing threat of wildfires in the U.S. has created …

Instagram Rolls Out Age Verification, but Not to Keep Children Off App
Instagram Rolls Out Age Verification, but Not to Keep Children Off App
06.24.2022

Photo- and video-sharing platform Instagram has started using age verification …

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On Sampled Metrics for Item Recommendation
07.01.2022
On Sampled Metrics for Item Recommendation

This paper investigates sampled metrics and shows that it is possible to improve the quality of sampled metrics by applying …

Brain Implants Get Real
07.01.2022
Brain Implants Get Real

Universities, and a growing number of companies, are producing brain-computer interfaces.

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