The computational expense of creating three-dimensional images that can be viewed by all is just one factor holding them back…
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In an open letter, a group of EU lawmakers said regulators should be given authority to govern the development of artificial intelligence (AI) technologies.
The Wall Street Journal From ACM TechNews | April 21, 2023
A study by Cornell University researchers found that the public responded well to two remote-controlled trash barrel robots installed at a Manhattan plaza, one...Cornell Chronicle From ACM TechNews | April 21, 2023
Based on machine learning, DeepMind's code now lies at the heart of a variety of protein-structure tools and workflows. It may ultimately be replaced by models...Chris Edwards From Communications of the ACM | May 1, 2023
Cornell University's Malte Jung, and Hannah Pelikan from Sweden's Linköping University, are using sound to improve autonomous buses' navigation and communication...Cornell Chronicle From ACM TechNews | April 19, 2023
An investigation by The New York Times uncovered 34 large-scale bitcoin mining operations in the U.S., which are straining the power grid, inflating electricity...The New York Times From ACM TechNews | April 18, 2023
Chemists and pharmaceutical scientists at ETH Zurich in Switzerland and Swiss drugmaker Novartis ran simulations on a supercomputer to gain insights into cyclic...ETH Zurich (Switzerland) From ACM TechNews | April 14, 2023
Researchers at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and Drexel University used a phenotype embedding technique to analyze 53 million patient notes from more than...Children's Hospital of Philadelphia From ACM TechNews | April 13, 2023