Parents Glued to Screens 9 Hours a Day
Most American parents think they are great role models for their kids, but they admit they're glued to their screens 9 hours a day or more.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 17:18:00 GMT
A Look at the Near Future of Tactical Police Robots
The success of the Dallas Police Department's robotic IED to end a firefight in July, and the lack of any legal blowback following its deployment, was a signal to police chiefs and SWAT commanders across the country: It "demonstrated that, tactically, the use of a robot with lethal force is viable."
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 16:22:00 GMT
How AI Helps the Visually Impaired "See" Facebook
Matt King is helping to launch Facebook's automatic alternative text initiative, which uses artificial intelligence to describe photos for people who are visually impaired. The move is part of the company's mission to make the social network accessible to all.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 18:15:00 GMT
Can Augmented Reality Make Motorcycles Safer?
The BMW Vision Motorrad Next 100 is motorcycle concept which makes use of an AR visor. The visor scans the field of view for threats giving the driver greater ability to drive safely.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 18:38:00 GMT
How Computers Are Learning to Predict the Future
MIT's latest AI research can actually create videos of the future, and might one day let computers make diagnoses from medical images, detect bank fraud, and operate vehicles better than humans.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 15:27:00 GMT