The AI Now Institute at New York University is urging a ban on the use of artificial intelligence that automatically analyzes facial expressions to influence hiring...Reuters From ACM TechNews | December 13, 2019
An algorithmic approach for data analysis automatically recognizes uninformative words, known as stop words, in a large collection of text.
Northwestern University McCormick School of Engineering From ACM TechNews | December 12, 2019
Researchers at Facebook have taught the company's artificial intelligence software how to play the game Hanabi, a Solitaire-like card game that requires players...Fortune From ACM TechNews | December 12, 2019
China has issued rules banning online video and audio providers from generating, distributing, and broadcasting fake news as it cracks down on deepfake technologies...South China Morning Post (Hong Kong) From ACM TechNews | December 2, 2019
Researchers have developed a continuum robot that achieves multi-scale motion and may allow previously impossible complex microsurgeries.
Vanderbilt School of Engineering From ACM TechNews | November 26, 2019
Standards are seen as a way to eliminate bias and incorporate trustworthiness in artificial intelligence, even as the U.S. seeks to secure its lead in the field...R. Colin Johnson From ACM News | November 26, 2019
Companies such as Facebook, Twitter, and Google are working to slow the spread of maliciously doctored content, known as deepfakes, ahead of the 2020 election.
...The Wall Street Journal From ACM TechNews | November 25, 2019
Researchers at the Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory and Princeton University have developed a swarm of autonomous, rolling robots that can identify the source...Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory From ACM TechNews | November 20, 2019