The ability to read a description of a scene and then picture it has always been uniquely human. Not anymore.
Gaze estimation is a classic problem of machine vision, which can now be solved by one computer training another.
Codes we live by, laws we follow, and computers that move too fast to care.
Using the Internet can destroy your faith. That’s the conclusion of a study showing that the dramatic drop in religious affiliation in the U.S. since 1990 is closely mirrored by the increase in Internet use.
An automated rap-generating algorithm pushes the boundaries of machine creativity, say computer scientists.
Spiders sprayed with water containing carbon nanotubes and graphene flakes have produced the toughest fibers ever measured, say materials scientists.
Security researchers have developed an automated system for detecting Android apps that secretly connect to ad sites and user tracking sites.
The counterintuitive distribution of digits in certain data sets turns out to be a powerful tool for detecting strange behavior on social networks.