Breaking AI and machine vision news from around the world
  • Breakthrough proof clears path for quantum AI
    on October 18, 2021 at 7:42 pm

    Convolutional neural networks running on quantum computers have generated significant buzz for their potential to analyze quantum data better than classical computers can.

  • Four-legged swarm robots
    on October 18, 2021 at 5:03 pm

    Engineers have built multi-legged robots capable of maneuvering in challenging environments and accomplishing difficult tasks collectively, mimicking their natural-world counterparts.

  • Attention-based deep neural network increases...
    on October 12, 2021 at 7:48 pm

    In underwater acoustics, deep learning may improve sonar systems to help detect ships and submarines in distress or in restricted waters. However, noise interference can be a challenge. Researchers now explore an attention-based deep neural network to tackle this problem. They tested two ships, […]

  • Physical athletes’ visual skills prove sharper...
    on October 7, 2021 at 2:10 pm

    Athletes still have the edge over action video gamers when it comes to dynamic visual skills, a new study shows.

  • LEONARDO, the bipedal robot, can ride a...
    on October 6, 2021 at 8:00 pm

    LEO carves out a new type of locomotion somewhere between walking and flying.

  • Blockchain technology could provide secure...
    on October 5, 2021 at 9:54 pm

    The use of blockchain technology as a communication tool for a team of robots could provide security and safeguard against deception, according to a new study. The research may also have applications in cities where multirobot systems of self-driving cars are delivering goods and moving people […]

  • A robot that finds lost items
    on October 5, 2021 at 4:47 pm

    Researchers developed a fully-integrated robotic arm that fuses visual data from a camera and radio frequency (RF) information from an antenna to find and retrieve object, even when they are buried under a pile and fully out of view.

  • How a committed minority can change society
    on September 30, 2021 at 2:14 pm

    How do social conventions change? Robotic engineers and marketing scientists joined forces to study this phenomenon, combining online experiments and statistical analysis into a mathematical model that shows how a committed minority can influence the majority to overturn long-standing practices.

  • Virtual reality affects children differently than...
    on September 27, 2021 at 1:21 pm

    Immersive virtual reality disrupts the child's default coordination strategy, scientists show, something that should be taken into account when developing virtual reality rehabilitation protocols for children.

  • Artificial intelligence may be set to reveal...
    on September 23, 2021 at 12:29 pm

    Researchers are developing artificial intelligence that could assess climate change tipping points. The deep learning algorithm could act as an early warning system against runaway climate change.