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Computers Turn an Ear on New York City

NYU’s “Sounds of New York City” project listens to the city—and then, with the help of citizen scientists, teaches machines to decode the soundscape. Jim Daley reports. ...

April 10, 2019 — Jim Daley

Tech's Brain Effect: It's Complicated

We don't yet know what the immersion in technology does to our brains, but one neuroscientist says the answer is likely to be that there's good, there's bad, and it's complex.

March 25, 2019 — Steve Mirsky

Sing Solo For Higher Fidelity

By tracking duetting choir singers, researchers found that when an individual singer's pitch drifts off tune their partner’s tend to too. Christopher Intagliata reports. 

March 18, 2019 — Christopher Intagliata

How Alexa Learns

Researchers are finding new ways to help the voice service improve its performance

March 6, 2019 — Ruhi Sarikaya

Baseball Commish Talks Big Data

At a sports technology conference, baseball commissioner Rob Manfred addressed issues including an automated strike zone and advanced analytics.

March 5, 2019 — Steve Mirsky

AI's Big Challenge

To make it truly intelligent, researchers need to rethink the way they approach the technology

February 26, 2019 — Garrett Kenyon
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