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07.15.15
Smart camera warns you when guns enter your home
07.15.15

Smart camera warns you when guns enter your home

Anxious that you might face an armed home invasion, or that your kids might find the key to the gu...

By J. Fingas,   07.15.15
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07.05.15
Military AI interface helps you make sense of thousands of photos
07.05.15

Military AI interface helps you make sense of thousands of photos

It's easy to find computer vision technology that detect objects in photos, but it's still tough t...

By J. Fingas,   07.05.15
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06.11.15
Computer algorithm picks the world's most creative art
06.11.15

Computer algorithm picks the world's most creative art

Who would you trust to determine history's most creative art? A room full of seasoned critics? Rut...

By J. Fingas,   06.11.15
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06.04.15
Computers can tell how much pain you're in by looking at your face
06.04.15

Computers can tell how much pain you're in by looking at your face

Remember Baymax's pain scale in Big Hero 6? In the real world, machines might not even need to ask...

By J. Fingas,   06.04.15
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03.02.15
Qualcomm's next chips will help smartphones think for themselves
03.02.15

Qualcomm's next chips will help smartphones think for themselves

Qualcomm teased the prospect of smartphones that learn a couple of years ago, and it's now much cl...

By J. Fingas,   03.02.15
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02.15.15
Microsoft's imaging tech is (sometimes) better than you at spotting objects
02.15.15

Microsoft's imaging tech is (sometimes) better than you at spotting objects

Many computer vision projects struggle to mimic what people can achieve, but Microsoft Research th...

By J. Fingas,   02.15.15
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11.18.14
Computers can now describe images using language you'd understand
11.18.14

Computers can now describe images using language you'd understand

Software can now easily spot objects in images, but it can't always describe those objects well; "...

By J. Fingas,   11.18.14
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09.08.14
Google's latest object recognition tech can spot everything in your living room
09.08.14

Google's latest object recognition tech can spot everything in your living room

Automatic object recognition in images is currently tricky. Even if a computer has the help of sma...

By J. Fingas,   09.08.14
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05.23.13
Google uses computer vision and machine learning to index your photos
05.23.13

Google uses computer vision and machine learning to index your photos

Tags are so 2008. Google doesn't want you to waste time tagging your photos, except for the people...

By T. O'Brien,   05.23.13
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