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Artificial intelligence technology has drastically simplified the creation of images of children being exploited or abused, whether real or fake.
Rice was named to the National Academy of Engineering "for leadership in founding the field of mathematical software and for fundamental contributions to its content."
Carpet weavers in India's Kashmir region have incorporated AI into their design process.
A human that received an implant from brain-chip startup Neuralink is recovering well, according to founder Elon Musk.
Researchers have developed a method for creating ultrathin insulating films for semiconductors using coal.
The European Commission announced on Jan. 24 that AI Factories will be launched as a one-stop shop to give startups access to AI-dedicated supercomputers.
A 3D-printing technique developed by Massachusetts Institute of Technology researchers increases printing speed by using liquid metal.
Amazon's Ring announced law enforcement and government agencies will no longer be allowed to solicit footage from doorbell cameras directly from users through the Neighbors app.
Companies are being compelled to turn over potentially valuable push notification metadata to authorities.
The National Center for Education Statistics reported that 897 data science bachelor's degrees were awarded in 2022, up from just 84 in 2020.
Researchers at the U.K.'s University of Sheffield developed an uncrewed ground vehicle outfitted with robotic arms to serve as a medic in disaster and conflict zones.
Security researchers found that some iPhone apps are using notifications to get around Apple's privacy rules governing the collection of user data.
Researchers leveraged the Golem blockchain protocol to simulate a network of chemical interactions that may have played a role in the origin of life.
A new quantum error-correction architecture could reduce quantum computer hardware requirements.
A robot developed by Washington State University researchers mimics insects that are supported by surface tension as they move across water.
The NVM Express (NVMe) consortium has established a standardized method for applications to talk to storage devices with processing capabilities.
Researchers at Australia's Edith Cowan University are using virtual reality technology to gain insights into decision-making by criminals.
A lunar robot has successfully landed on the Moon.
Researchers increasingly are looking to generative AI to better understand animal languages.
Three researchers have found a long-sought way to pull information from large databases secretly. If the process can be streamlined, fully private browsing could be possible.
Blackout Diffusion generates samples comparable to current diffusion models, but require fewer computational resources.
Artificial intelligence chatbots increasingly are being given distinct personalities to increase the appeal of interacting with them.
Members of the global society are hailed for their work, including advances to AI Technologies, the World Wide Web, graphics, cybersecurity, mobile computing, and software.
A study by German researchers found that Google's search results are deteriorating in quality.
Japan, the world's fastest-aging economy, is turning to technologies like AI, avatars, and robots to address labor shortages.
A telephone message containing deepfake audio of U.S. President Joe Biden called on New Hampshire voters to avoid yesterday’s Democratic primary and save their votes for the November election.
Using a combination of error-correction approaches, researchers could make a quantum computer with physical qubits available today.
Robots increasingly are being used to automate the jewelry-making process.
Researchers at Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah University of Science and Technology created a detailed database of marine microbe information.
University of California, Riverside researchers identified a connection between cryptocurrency prices and the number of Reddit posts mentioning a currency in the platform's cryptocurrency forums.