Some of the most powerful machine-learning techniques work in mysterious ways, which is a problem if you need to explain a decision to customers.
Russia’s reinvention of war exploits old techniques for a new century. Open-source citizen investigators are fighting back.
Chatbots have never been able to empathize. That looks set to change, thanks to a Chinese team that has built a chatbot capable of conveying specific emotions.
The question is: is the environmental damage worth it?
Tracking facial expressions can make VR and AR more realistic, but the technology is still bulky.
China’s growing appetite for cutting-edge artificial-intelligence research is on display at a poker tournament.
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Years of unhappy interactions with an online commenter compelled the publisher of MIT Technology Review to rethink how his site hosts conversations.
To find out whether quantum computers will work properly, scientists must simulate them on a classical computer. Now a record-breaking experiment has simulated the largest quantum computer yet.