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The Base-Rate Neglect Cognitive Bias in Data Science
The Base-Rate Neglect Cognitive Bias in Data Science
07.05.2022

Using Bayes' Theorem, the correct answer to both the medical diagnosis problem and to the lion classification question, can be …

Why Are There So Many Programming Languages?
Why Are There So Many Programming Languages?
07.05.2022

Most languages differ less in what they make possible, and more in terms of what they make easy. 

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 …

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The U.S. Military Is Building Its Own Metaverse
The U.S. Military Is Building Its Own Metaverse
07.06.2022

Defense tech companies have latched on to the metaverse hype—but …

Measuring AI's Carbon Footprint
Measuring AI's Carbon Footprint
07.05.2022

New tools track and reduce emissions from machine learning.

NIST Announces First Four Quantum-Resistant Cryptographic Algorithms
NIST Announces First Four Quantum-Resistant Cryptographic Algorithms
07.05.2022

Four additional algorithms are under consideration for inclusion in the …

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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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