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The U.S. Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity's newest contest challenges participants to build an automated fingerprint collection system that matches the performance of human operators.
Recent breakthroughs in artificial intelligence research raise questions about the threat that bots pose to the online gambling industry.
In risk assessment and predictive policing, biased data can yield biased results.
Security researchers have identified a technique for installing a backdoor on computer chips, a security flaw that could profoundly change the computing industry.
Data locking experiments provide stepping stones to a possible future in quantum cryptography.