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Deepfakes are frightening, but so is Congress' rush to regulate them.
Richard Feynman was unquestionably one of the outstanding physicists of the 20th century. In the area of philosophy of science, though, Feynman didn't really shine—to put it mildly.
Scientific research is rarely designed to accommodate scientists with medical conditions or disabilities.
The need of the hour is to become an active technological citizen which involves the ability to code and asking questions about how that code is going to affect work, life, and community.
In Invisible Women, Caroline Criado Perez examines elements of the modern world that appear to be designed with less consideration for women, including smartphones and voice-recognition technologies.
Darden Professor Michael Lenox shares his insights on helping incumbent firms face up to the challenges wrought by digitization.
Teaching artificial intelligence to think like children may make them better learners.
Deliberating on the main arguments in recent sets of briefs filed in support of Google's U.S. Supreme Court petition.
Considering the case of smart cities.
How the unique perspective and enhanced strengths accompanying disabilities can benefit the workforce.
Seeking to improve rankings by utilizing more objective data and meaningful metrics.
Lazy developers stick to the project scope while forcing the project team to understand and fix their own code and …
Insights from a recent Dagstuhl Seminar on "Notional Machines and Programming Language Semantics in Education."
Leonardo da Vinci, who died 500 years ago, had already designed a self-driving car.
Technion awarded honorary doctorates to seven distinguished men and women …
Supermarket chains in Europe are testing cashierless stores with cameras …
Hackers can exploit vulnerabilities in the Zoom videoconferencing desktop app …