#428802 New AI Mental Health Tools Beat Human ...

About 20 percent of youth in the United States live with a mental health condition, according to the National Institute of Mental Health. That’s the bad news. The good news is that mental health professionals have smarter tools than ever before, with artificial intelligence-related technology coming to the forefront to help diagnose patients, often with much greater accuracy than humans. A new study published in the journal Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, for example, showed that… read more [Read more…]

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#428730 “Russell”, a robot for ...

A humanoid robot “Russell”, developed with support from the National Science Foundation (NSF), engages children with autism. Since many kids with autism understand the physical world much better than the social world, Russell works with these children on their ability to imitate others, an important skill for learning.

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#428696 Cleaning equipment-maker hopes to ...

New robotics technology is seeping into every part of manufacturing – even the cleaning of the factory floors and assembly lines.[Read more…]

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#428636 Stopping Killer Robots at the Source ...

Researchers suggest coding artificial intelligence in such a way that robots don't make a distinction between human and machine.[Read more…]

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#428635 The 6 Ds of Tech Disruption: A Guide to ...

“The Six Ds are a chain reaction of technological progression, a road map of rapid development that always leads to enormous upheaval and opportunity.” –Peter Diamandis and Steven Kotler, Bold We live in incredible times. News travels the globe in an instant. Music, movies, games, communication, and knowledge are ever-available on always-connected devices. From biotechnology to artificial intelligence, powerful technologies that were once only available to huge organizations and governments are becoming more accessible and… read more [Read more…]

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