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Sana’s smart sleep goggles for insomniacs will be out in 2018

May 29, 2017 Leave a comment

These sleep googles by a company called Sana Health cost a lot more than your typical mask, but it promises peaceful sleep 10 minutes after you put them on.

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Garmin’s new 360-degree camera is waterproof and records 3D audio

May 24, 2017 Leave a comment

Garmin is expanding its action camera lineup into the world of 360-degree video. Today the company announced the VIRB 360, a waterproof spherical camera packed with bleeding edge specs.

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Deep Learning Is a Black Box, but Health Care Won’t Mind

May 20, 2017 Leave a comment

Earlier this year, artificial intelligence scientist Sebastian Thrun and colleagues at Stanford University demonstrated that a “deep learning” algorithm was capable of diagnosing potentially cancerous skin lesions as accurately as a board-certified dermatologist.

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Now Artificial Intelligence Is Inventing Sounds That Have Never Been Heard Before

May 20, 2017 Leave a comment

As well as beating us at board games, driving cars, and spotting cancer, artificial intelligence is now generating brand new sounds that have never been heard before, thanks to some advanced maths combined with samples from real instruments.

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From coding to cancer: How AI is changing medicine

May 12, 2017 Leave a comment

Regina Barzilay teaches computers how to learn. A professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, her work focused on natural language processing – training computers to understand human speech – until a breast cancer diagnosis three years ago.

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Facebook’s new 360 cameras that capture in six degrees of freedom will be licensed

April 21, 2017 Leave a comment

On day two of Facebook’s F8 conference, Mike Schroepfer, Facebook’s CTO showed off designs for two new 360 cameras that the company is going to help push to market.

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Artificial intelligence could build new drugs faster than any human team

April 19, 2017 Leave a comment

Artificial intelligence algorithms are being taught to generate art, human voices, and even fiction stories all on their own—why not give them a shot at building new ways to treat disease?

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