Posted in Machine Learning & AI

Deep learning may help the Army make sense of weak, corrupted signals

Clean image; top right: One-percent information retained; bottom left: restoration by blurring and brightening; bottom right: restoration by deep learning….

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Posted in Robotics

You can’t squash this roach-inspired robot

A new insect-sized robot created by researchers at the University of California, Berkeley, scurries at the speed of a cockroach…

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Posted in Engineering

Clearing up the ‘dark side’ of artificial leaves

Schematic depiction of an artificial leaf with a membrane that reduces the release of carbon dioxide back into the atmosphere….

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Posted in Business

Rolls Royce faces probe over India deals

Rolls Royce, which sold its energy business to German giant Siemens in 2014, said it will “not tolerate business misconduct…

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Posted in Robotics

Centimeter-long snail robot is powered with light

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Posted in Business

Senators clash with FAA officials over Boeing Max oversight

Credit: CC0 Public Domain Members of a Senate subcommittee clashed with Federal Aviation Administration officials Wednesday, contending the agency was…

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Posted in Business

Networks sue Locast, a service that streams TV for free

Credit: CC0 Public Domain The country’s biggest TV networks—ABC, CBS, NBC and FOX—are suing Locast, a streaming service that transmits…

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Posted in Software

At Big Blue, America’s first black software engineer blazed a trail but paid a heavy price

Credit: CC0 Public Domain In the “Hidden Figures” era, when people of color and women are receiving overdue recognition for…

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Posted in Consumer & Gadgets

‘Crowdworking’ provides the humans who train artificial intelligence

Credit: CC0 Public Domain Eager to make extra money on the side, Washington, D.C., resident Paula Alves Silva turned to…

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Posted in Security

Data breach exposes personal information of thousands of LAPD officers and applicants

Credit: CC0 Public Domain What happens when those who serve and protect are not being protected themselves? Officers at the…

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