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IP theft and financial crime account for at least 75% of cyber losses and pose the greatest threat to companies, according to the report.
Oliver Wilson at the U.K.'s University of Reading has created a platform for three-dimensionally printing oversized models of pollen grains from high-quality scans
A study has identified the underlying factors that engender racial bias in facial recognition technology.
An artificially intelligent pilot can keep huge stratospheric balloons aloft in a fixed position for hundreds of days to operate as floating cell towers for remote regions.
Micro Magic's new CPU offers decent performance with record-breaking efficiency.
Deep learning algorithms are prone to a previously unknown problem, say a team of computer scientists at Google.
In one Southern California city, flying drones with artificial intelligence are aiding investigations while presenting new civil rights questions.
A machine learning system can be used with voice assistants to detect typing on touchscreens nearby, using artificial intelligence (AI) tools to determine what is being typed.
Artificial intelligence algorithms enable the Shadow Robot Dexterous Hand to manipulate objects like humans do.
Researchers demonstrated how aviation specialists can use computational fluid dynamics to facilitate development of quieter unmanned aerial drones.
IBM has found that companies and governments have been targeted by unknown attackers, prompting a warning from the Homeland Security Department.
A team of computer scientists and bioengineers has developed a method of engineering T cells to recognize a specific combination of cancer markers.
Mathematicians have added new symbolic integration functionality to the Sage computerized algebra system.
Emotion artificial intelligence applications in healthcare are rare, with many scientists skeptical of the technology's utility.
Researchers have developed a cognitive model that learns to use objects in novel ways to solve problems, like humans do.
Conversational interfaces provide spoken responses to queries of business databases.
New drones are equipped with a deep learning application that improves the images they collect during search and rescue missions to better distinguish people from their surroundings.
Researchers created a system that allows human artists to train robots to sculpt clay, with tools that allow them to emulate artistic styles.
Researchers at the U.K.'s University of Surrey employed a neural network to render spoken language as sign language.
A Swiss publisher of open-access journals has rolled out a robotic review assistant to check for potential conflicts of interest.
Researchers at DeepMind say they have solved "the protein folding problem," a task that has bedeviled scientists for more than 50 years.
Researchers have enabled a neural network to rapidly process data, yielding both predictions and confidence levels based on the quality of the available data.
Chinese president Xi Jinping has called for a uniform set of policies and standards to ensure the "smooth functioning" of the global economy during the pandemic.
New artificial intelligence software integrates neural networks with motion-planning software to enable robots to assist humans in warehouse settings.
U.S. infrastructure shortcomings re-ignite public/private debate over broadband.
The last decade has seen major advancements in technology for the blind and visually impaired, but problems remain.
Giving robots soft, artificial skin would enable them to work more closely with people.
Tracing the contacts of those who come into contact with the coronavirus is not that simple.