Starting in 2017, an artificial intelligence monitoring system at the Welgevonden Game Reserve in South Africa has been helping to protect rhinos and their caretakers.
A new program outperforms professionals in six-player games. Could business, political or military applications come next?
Life’s information-storage system is being adapted to handle massive amounts of information
A combination of two technologies could vastly improve food safety
Soon participants in virtual gatherings will feel like they are physically together
Droid friends and assistants are penetrating deeper into our lives
Social media bots promote unproved benefits of e-cigarettes
But its consequences could be troubling
Quantum computers are improving at a doubly exponential rate
Breakthrough demonstrations using defective diamonds, high-flying drones, laser-bathed crystals and other exotica suggest practical, unhackable quantum networks are within reach
Researchers trained a neural network to scrutinize high school essays and sniff out ghostwritten papers. Christopher Intagliata reports.
It leads users down rabbit holes
Tech experts can’t guarantee it’s safe
Virtual assistants are getting smarter. Let's think about how that will play out
The materials used in iPhones and Tesla cars need not become a long-term casualty of a U.S.-China trade war
New research seeks to improve the effectiveness of unmanned aerial vehicles in search and rescue operations
Researchers combined laboratory and simulated experiments on 3-D-printed wings to find the ideal wing shape
On its own, the neural network seems to recap a process experienced by human infants
They will have to overcome the challenges of America’s convenient single-stream recycling system