The common misconceptions about Machine Learning

You hear about machine learning. But do you know what is true and what is not? People are fascinated about machine learning and artificial intelligence, yet they are confused. Multinational companies like Facebook, Google, and Amazon employed machine.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxDec 1st, 2021

Humans are adapting to climate change, but not quickly enough, according to new research

The evidence is overwhelming: climate change is here, and with it come catastrophes, soaring costs, migration and now, in the face of reality, human adaptation. Across the globe, people are learning to live with a climate that is unlike the one they.....»»

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How diversity of test subjects is a technology blind spot, and what to do about it

People interact with machines in countless ways every day. In some cases, they actively control a device, like driving a car or using an app on a smartphone. Sometimes people passively interact with a device, like being imaged by an MRI machine. And.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News19 hr. 8 min. ago

A sweet breakthrough: Scientists develop recyclable plastics based on sugars

Researchers from the University of Birmingham, U.K., and Duke University, U.S., have created a new family of polymers from sustainable sources that retain all of the qualities of common plastics, but are also degradable and mechanically recyclable......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022

This Nespresso coffee machine just got a massive 60% price cut

The Nespresso Vertuo Plus has been discounted by 60%, offering a hefty saving......»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsJan 17th, 2022

In Project Zomboid, every brutal death is a learning experience

Project Zomboid is a brutal zombie survival sim that gives players wonderfully tragic stories to learn from......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJan 15th, 2022

Russia says it has shut down notorious REvil ransomware group

According to machine translation of the FSB’s announcement, the Russian agency raided 25 addresses belonging to 14 people. During the raids it sized around 426 million rubles (about $5.6 million), $600,000 USD, 500,000 Euros, computers, crypto wall.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsJan 15th, 2022

Groundwater measurements of herbicide may underestimate human exposure

Atrazine ranks as a common herbicide in the United States—where it's popular to elevate corn and sorghum yields by curbing weed growth......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 14th, 2022

Earth"s interior is cooling faster than expected

Researchers at ETH Zurich have demonstrated in the lab how well a mineral common at the boundary between the Earth's core and mantle conducts heat. This leads them to suspect that the Earth's heat may dissipate sooner than previously thought......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 14th, 2022

Deep Learning Can"t Be Trusted, Brain Modeling Pioneer Says

During the past 20 years, deep learning has come to dominate artificial intelligence research and applications through a series of useful commercial applications. But underneath the dazzle are some deep-rooted problems that threaten the technology's.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJan 13th, 2022

New conservation tool calculates the optimal time to spend researching a habitat before protecting it

Deciding when to stop learning and take action is a common, but difficult decision in conservation. Using a new method, developed by researchers at The University of Queensland, The University of British Columbia and CSIRO (Australia's national scien.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 13th, 2022

Genetic discovery to improve breeding for disease resistance in wheat

Australian and European researchers have discovered a genetic element in a common wheat pathogen with potential to help streamline breeding for disease-resistant wheat varieties that are better suited to Australian conditions......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 12th, 2022

Machine learning algorithms help scientists explore Mars

NASA's Curiosity rover has been exploring the Red Planet's surface for nearly a decade, with its main mission being to determine whether Mars was once habitable. While the rover's investigations have indeed confirmed that Mars was once a watery world.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 12th, 2022

Artificial intelligence learns to predict solar flux

Researchers from the Department of Computer Systems Engineering at Universidad Politécnica de Madrid,in collaboration with the University of Strathclyde (UK), used a deep learning approach that had previously shown promising performance in other for.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 12th, 2022

Best smart rowing machines

Looking to get fit at home this year? A rowing machine can deliver a full-body workout, but what does a smart rower do, and is it worth it?.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJan 12th, 2022

App helps students study better

Cramming from a book, making notes or learning summaries. In the past these were about the only ways to memorize your course material. But that has long since changed. Multimedia is the code word. But is it effective?.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 12th, 2022

Experts say pupils" wellbeing affected by online learning during lockdown

Secondary school children struggled to concentrate and engage with schoolwork in the move to online learning during lockdown, negatively affecting their confidence and wellbeing, according to a new study......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 12th, 2022

From dust to planet: How gas giants form

Gas giants are made of a massive solid core surrounded by an even larger mass of helium and hydrogen. But even though these planets are quite common in the Universe, scientists still don't fully understand how they form. Now, astrophysicists Hiroshi.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 12th, 2022

Learning through "guided" play can be as effective as adult-led instruction up to at least age eight

Teaching younger children through 'guided' play can support key aspects of their learning and development at least as well, and sometimes better, than traditional, direct instruction, according to a new analysis......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 12th, 2022

Master Talks 4: How AI affects our future

A personal assistant that knows the best time to wake you up. A machine that reads radiology scans together with a pathologist. More and more artificial intelligence (AI) applications have become a reality or are on their way. Daniela Rus, director o.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJan 12th, 2022

Common household cleaner can boost effort to harvest fusion energy on Earth

Scientists have found that adding a common household cleaning agent—the mineral boron contained in such cleaners as borax—can vastly improve the ability of some fusion energy devices to contain the heat required to produce fusion reactions on Ear.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 11th, 2022