Category: Machine Learning, AI

Making The Fashion Industry Greener Using Blockchain

Fashion brands are growing increasingly keen to become environmentally friendly, but with the production of clothes involving complicated global supply chains, they can’t always guarantee that greener materials are being used. TextileGenesis believes the underlying technology of cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin…

AI Teaches How to Play the Piano

A University of Washington team recently pondered if they could recreate the magic that happens between performers and their instruments while performing, using only visual cues— in this case, a silent, top-down video of someone playing on the piano. The…

Study on the Smallest Particles in the Universe

Since the 1930s, scientists have been making use of particle accelerators to better understand the structure of matter and laws of physics. These accelerators are very powerful machines, moving particles nearly at the speed of light and then clashing them…

Autonomous Robots to Deliver Food on College Campuses

Starship Technologies, creator of a six-wheeled delivery robot with an innovation geared towards college campuses and other controlled environments, just announced $17m in new funding. They are also expanding their delivery services to two new campuses: UCLA and Bridgewater State…

AI May Help Users Identify Fake News in a Breaking Story

There are now frequent warnings about misinformation posted on Facebook, Twitter and other social media networks. Novel research from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute has illustrated that artificial intelligence can help in the formation of accurate news assessments, but only at the…