A new way of analyzing disagreement on social media reveals that arguments in the Twittersphere look like fireworks.
Google’s new translation app puts simulated neurons on your phone—a technique that could make future gadgets much smarter.
Matching an infrared image of a face to its visible light counterpart is a difficult task, but one that deep neural networks are now coming to grips with.
The way scientific information diffuses through the knowledge economy is changing, and the first evidence from Wikipedia shows how.
Computers have never been good at answering the type of verbal reasoning questions found in IQ tests. Now a deep learning machine unveiled in China is changing that.
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When it comes to robotic flocks, do you control each machine individually or the entire swarm overall? A new programming language allows both.
If police must wear body cameras, we need to make sure they’re recording when they should, and only then.
Picking the most creative paintings is a network problem akin to finding super spreaders of disease. That’s allowed a machine to pick out the most creative paintings in history.