MIT and IBM’s ObjectNet shows that AI struggles at object detection in the real world

Object recognition models have improved by leaps and bounds over the past decade, but they’ve got a...

discovered 3 months ago on VentureBeat
The rise of a digital underclass may be tech's next big challenge | ZDNet

Big tech wants one single federal data privacy law, but why? "There is a gap between those who are...

discovered 3 months ago on ZDNet
MIT AI Camera Uses Shadows to See Around Corners

A team of researchers at MIT have created a new AI algorithm that can help cameras "see" off-camera things using only moving shadows. In a paper titled

discovered 3 months ago on PetaPixel
Conflicting ESG Ratings Are Confusing Sustainable Investors

Investments in about $30 trillion in assets have relied in some way on ESG ratings, according to...

discovered 3 months ago on Bloomberg via Yahoo Finance
Skillsoft and MIT Sloan Management Review Join Forces to Deliver a Leadership Development Program...

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discovered 3 months ago on Associated Press
MIT Researchers Develop Treatment That Could Make Passing Kidney Stones Less Painful

A new treatment could help ease the passage of kidney stones, according to researchers at MIT and...

discovered 3 months ago on CBS Boston
Monthly birth control pill could be ready within years, say scientists

The first birth-control pill which can be taken just once a month will soon be trialled in humans,...

discovered 3 months ago on The Telegraph via Yahoo News UK
MIT researchers are building a tool to study genetics on Mars

Autonomous tools could someday study genetic material on Mars—no humans required.

discovered 3 months ago on MSN News
Scientists show how to make airplane emissions less harmful

MIT scientists are putting wind beneath policy makers' wings, suggesting ways to modify airplane...

discovered 3 months ago on CNN.com
MIT is using computational imaging to view the unseen

Seven years ago, MIT researchers created a new imaging system that used floors, doors and walls as...

discovered 3 months ago on TechRepublic
MIT says new instrument is allowing it to pick up more gravitational wave signals - The Boston Globe

In 2015, LIGO made the landmark discovery of gravitational waves, confirming a prediction that...

discovered 3 months ago on The Boston Globe
Google, Intel, MIT, and more: a NeurIPS conference AI research tour | ZDNet

This Sunday begins the annual NeurIPS conference on artificial intelligence, one of the most prominent gatherings in the field. As always, the first thing you want to do, even before the conference ...

discovered 3 months ago on ZDNet
MIT technology powers new, accessible climate solutions simulator

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Dec. 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Sustainability Initiative at the MIT Sloan School...

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What Do AI and Automation Changes Mean for Your Job?

"Dig into every industry, every job type, and you'll find AI is changing the nature of work," Daniela Rus, Director of the MIT Computer Science and...

discovered 3 months ago on PC Magazine
Autonomous Cars Can Predict How Selfish Your Driving Is

While this might bruise some egos, researchers from MIT CSAIL claim that this will make autonomous...

discovered 4 months ago on Forbes
Axon Announces Participation in 2019 MIT Sloan CFO Summit

AAXN, +2.78%, the global leader in connected public safety technologies, today announced that Jawad Ahsan, Axon Chief Financial Officer (CFO), will be a featured speaker at the 17th annual & ...

discovered 4 months ago on Market Watch
Experts teach autonomous car how to avoid 'egotistic' drivers

Researchers at MIT say they've made progress in helping self-driving vehicles drive harmoniously...

discovered 4 months ago on Daily Mail
Why the electric-car revolution may take a lot longer than expected

Don’t expect electric cars and trucks to get as cheap as their gas-powered rivals anytime soon. A...

discovered 4 months ago on Technology Review
HBS/MIT Sloan Professors Use New Constructs’ Earnings Distortion Scorecard To Reveal First-Ever...

The professors used New Constructs...

discovered 4 months ago on Forbes
Environmental News Network - Lamborghini And MIT Pave the Way for The Electric Supercar of The...

“He was here to dream, and I said 'OK, let's dream together,'” recalls Professor Mircea Dincă of his first encounter with Automobili Lamborghini Head of Development Riccardo Parenti in February ...

discovered 4 months ago on Environmental News Network
MIT report suggests that price of EVs won't match traditional vehicles for 10 years

The MIT Energy Initiative predicts that EVs will not cost the same as gas-powered models for at...

discovered 4 months ago on AFP Relax News via Yahoo News
Earnings Distortion Alert: Walgreens Has Understated Earnings

New research from Harvard Business School and MIT Sloan uses my firm’s database of footnotes...

discovered 4 months ago on Forbes
MIT spins off a better ride share scooter | ZDNet

If you live in one of the major cities now strewn with ride share scooters from the likes of Bird and Lime, you'll probably be familiar with a major issue: The hardware, well, sucks. Safety ...

discovered 4 months ago on ZDNet
Bad drivers beware: MIT's self-driving car AI rates how selfish you are on the road | ZDNet

The AI stems from the idea that self-driving cars can be programmed to classify the social...

discovered 4 months ago on ZDNet
Lamborghini and MIT are Developing an EV Supercapacitor to Compete With Lithium-Ion Batteries

Lamborghini is ready to steer the future of the automotive industry. A week after sending samples of...

discovered 4 months ago on Robb Report via Yahoo News
Watch these adorable robots frolic in leaves - CNN Video

MIT's Biomimetic Robotics Lab showed off its mini cheetah robots on a fall day. Watch the dog-sized...

discovered 4 months ago on CNN.com
New MIT video shows cheetah-like robots freakishly play soccer with one another

Lab shared a video of nine robotic "cheetahs" playing soccer with one another. The Mini Cheetahs are...

discovered 4 months ago on Yahoo Now
Lamborghini CEO Stefano Domenicali talks partnership with MIT, Terzo Millennio and the Boston...

In an exclusive interview, Lamborghini CEO Stefano Domenicali talked about MIT, an electric sports...

discovered 4 months ago on The Business Journals
Video: Meet MIT’s new ‘Mini Cheetah’ robots

Meet the MIT Biomimetic Robotics Lab’s nine new “Mini Cheetah” robots. Something about the way they can’t seem to hold still, at least in this new video,...

discovered 4 months ago on Boston.com
MIT's robot army trains together in a video that will mess you up

But what happens when the robot army decides not to help anymore?

discovered 4 months ago on Mashable
MIT Dog-Like Robots Do Backflips And Play Soccer

MIT’s Biomimetic Robotics Labratory, which sits across the lawn from the school’s iconic main building, created these so-called mini cheetahs,...

discovered 4 months ago on CBS Boston
MIT develops a robot that can grow like a plant when it needs some extra reach – TechCrunch

MIT has developed a new kind of robot that can essentially extend itself — “growing” in a way that’s...

discovered 4 months ago on TechCrunch
The MIT Press, MIT Technology Review, and Knowledge Futures Group Announce the #SpreadingFacts:...

Today, the MIT Press, MIT Technology Review, and Knowledge Futures Group announced the...

discovered 4 months ago on PR Newswire via Yahoo Finance
Start-ups: Why can't UK universities be more like MIT? | ZDNet

UK universities are full of great ideas, but most of them never make it out of academia. The reason?...

discovered 4 months ago on ZDNet