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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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Sweden's Einride to Test Autonomous Trucks on U.S. Roads
Sweden's Einride to Test Autonomous Trucks on U.S. Roads
06.27.2022

Sweden's autonomous-truck startup Einride AB, working in partnership with GE …

Robotic Lightning Bugs Take Flight
Robotic Lightning Bugs Take Flight
06.27.2022

Fireflies inspired researchers to build flying, light-emitting robots that facilitate …

Internet Explorer Shutdown to Cause Japan Problems 'For Months'
Internet Explorer Shutdown to Cause Japan Problems 'For Months'
06.27.2022

Microsoft's termination of the Internet Explorer browser has sparked panic …

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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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