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Scientists at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute's Janelia Research Campus and Google have been mapping the fruit fly brain connectome since 2014.
The Australian government is considering legislation that would enable the creation of an online code to prohibit social media from directing children to harmful content.
Chinese scientists have developed a quantum computer prototype with 113 detected photons to solve tasks using the classical Gaussian boson sampling (GBS) modeling algorithm.
A multi-institutional team of scientists devised a computer model for the study of worm blob dynamics.
An autonomous boat taxi is set for deployment in the canals of Amsterdam.
"I'm sorry, Dave. I can't give you fries with that."
A solution to P vs NP could unlock countless computational problems—or keep them forever out of reach.
The social network wants to be known as a metaverse company.
Researchers said the ransomware group Fin7 has established a counterfeit company to recruit potential technology talent.
Researchers at Australia's Curtin University and the Geological Survey of Western Australia are using deep learning to analyze geochemical data to expand mineral exploration in the region.
Researchers used applied differential geometry to develop a framework to quantify retinotopic maps in V1, one of 14 areas of the brain devoted to visual processing.
Researchers used ensemble-based machine learning algorithms to forecast patients' response to cancer-fighting drugs with high accuracy.
The teams behind the real and virtual robots named as winners shared a total of $5 million in prize money.
Two companies plan to start building the largest three-dimensionally (3D)-printed home community in the U.S. next year.
Microsoft warns the Russia-based agency Nobelium has targeted hundreds of U.S. companies and organizations, in its latest cyberattack.
Research by neuroscientists suggests the latest predictive language models' underlying mechanism functions similarly to the human brain's language-processing centers.
Technology giants like Microsoft that have set up operations in Kenya are poaching talent from local startups.
Researchers have enhanced computer modeling to better predict the lift and drag of an airplane's structure, without slowing the speed of calculation.
A new imaging methodology developed by the University of Rochester's Gregory Heyworth and colleagues can capture text from extremely fragile books.
Internal research documents provide a blueprint for solving the company's biggest problems.
While women in tech have some optimism about the future of the industry, they're feeling the effects of being an underrepresented group.
Artificial Intelligence is one of the seven technological areas which NATO Allies have prioritized for their relevance to defence and security.
Artists are jumping into a market that will pay thousands for their work. But they're running into scams, environmental concerns, and crypto hype.
NASA's Lunabotics Junior Contest offers students in grades K-12 the opportunity to design lunar-excavating robots.
Researchers used deep learning to develop a model that can factor people's aesthetic enjoyment of a landscape into ecosystem service assessments.
An international team of scientists developed a method of quantifying technological complexity through the measurement of fluid human actions.
Datacenter unit sales decline from major cloud providers.
Just-in-time shipping is dead. Long live supply chains stress-tested with AI digital twins.
Researchers are exchanging views and proposing solutions as questions around AI's environmental impact become more urgent.
Likes and shares made the social media site what it is. Now, company documents show, it's struggling to deal with their effects.