A weekly roundup of the best and most important energy reading from around the Web, compiled by MIT Technology Review energy editor Richard Martin.
Psychologists believe that drawing is an important part of children’s cognitive development. So an objective analysis of these drawings could provide an important insight into this process, a task that machine vision is ideally suited to.
A roundup of interesting stories on robotics and artificial intelligence from other sites, collected by Will Knight, MIT Technology Review’s senior editor for AI.
Philosopher Eric Schwitzgebel argues that conscious machines would deserve special moral consideration akin to our own children.
Suggestions that the attacks in Paris last Friday were helped by easy access to encryption technology are not based in evidence.
A roundup of some of the most interesting stories about mobile technology from other sites, collected by Rachel Metz, MIT Technology Review’s senior editor for mobile.
A weekly roundup of the best and most important reads on the Web, compiled by MIT Technology Review energy editor Richard Martin.
The best of the rest from the Physics arXiv this week.
A mechanical engineer has decided to stand up for bras that stay up using space-age materials science.
Microexpressions reveal your deepest emotions, even when you are trying to hide them. Now a machine vision algorithm has learned to spot them, with wide-ranging applications from law enforcement to psychological analysis.