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The U.S. National Security Agency last week accused Russian hackers of exploiting a software vulnerability in Linux computers.
New Zealand software firm Rocos announced a partnership with Boston Dynamics to repurpose the latter's four-legged robotic dog for sheep herding.
Algorithms that scan everything from terror watch lists to eviction records spit out flawed tenant screening reports. And almost nobody is watching.
ACM A.M. Turing Award recipients, Ed Catmull and Pat Hanrahan, overcame industry indifference to found Pixar and put their computer graphics expertise to work.
Deep learning looks for better pretexts.
Companies increasingly are looking to hire people who are on the autism spectrum to fill IT roles.
Artificial intelligence makes sense of radio signals to understand what someone in another room is doing.