New research, based on earlier results in mice, suggests that our brains are never at rest, even when we are not learning anything about the world around us.
July 14, 2020 • ~6 min
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Artificial intelligence is being developed that will allow advisory "quarantining" of hate speech in a manner akin to malware filters - offering users a way to control exposure to "hateful content" without resorting to censorship.
Dec. 17, 2019 • ~6 min
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A fleet of driverless cars working together to keep traffic moving smoothly can improve overall traffic flow by at least 35 percent, researchers have shown.
May 20, 2019 • ~5 min
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Researchers have designed a machine learning algorithm for drug discovery which has been shown to be twice as efficient as the industry standard, which could accelerate the process of developing new treatments for disease.
Feb. 11, 2019 • ~4 min
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