What Is the State of Data Science Today? – Columbia University

The book points out that the term “data science” only came to be used widely in 2010. What current use of data science could you not have imagined in 2010?

Wing: The most obvious answer is deep neural networks, an artificial intelligence approach to building a computer inspired by modeling the neural connections in the brain. Deep neural networks have a plethora of applications an…….

Cybersecurity Consolidation Continues, Even as Valuations Stall – DARKReading

As the US economy has tightened, the venture capital and acquisition landscape has quickly shifted to become a buyers’ market, with startups failing to command the high valuations that were common in past years.

While the sheer number of financing deals is on track to match the more than 1,000 cybersecurity-related investments announced in 2021, the value of those deals has dropped by mor…….

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The Southern Scoop News is introducing a new advertising option for 2023! To meet requests for Facebook advertising options, we have created an advertising package that utilizes website advertising… on social media.

With pricing options to fit any budget, this new advertising spot will place your business ad both on the website and on Facebook through published articles, leveragi…….

Smartphones could soon help identify a range of health conditions – CBS Boston

BOSTON – One day you may be able to speak into your smartphone and have it determine whether you’re sick or not.

Our voices tend to change when we go through puberty and we’re older. But the National Institutes of Health has launched a project to examine how certain voice patterns could signal a range of health conditions.

To speak you use your lungs, voice box, mouth, and brai…….

Even alarm clocks are smart now, and this one is only $20 today – Digital Trends

As we wake up from the collective Mandela Effect naggingly telling us that Daylight Savings Time shifts were permanently voted out, it is only natural to start thinking of a better way. Well, now at Walmart you can get a very *smart* alarm clock for just $20 as part of Walmart Black Friday deals. The Lenovo Smart Clock Essential is on sale for $30 off its standard $50 and is currently at the lo…….

Health care computers remain targets for emerging hacker groups – Medical Economics

HHS’ cybersecurity wing publishes notices on three ransomware threats.

The health care sector remains a target for ransomware cyberattacks, with three new hacking groups emerging this year.

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ (HHS) Health Sector CyberSecurity Center (HC3) has published an alert and two analyst notes naming three attackers that infiltrate organizati…….

Sarcos Robotics and Changi Airport test outdoor robotic baggage handling system – Robotics and Automation News

Sarcos Technology and Robotics, a manufacturer of advanced robotic systems, and Changi Airport has completed a demonstration of a jointly developed outdoor-based autonomous baggage loading system prototype.

In collaboration with CAG, Sarcos is developing an outdoor-based baggage loading system to automate the loading and unloading of loose passenger bags from narrow-bodied aircraft.


The brief history of artificial intelligence: The world has changed fast – what might be next? – Our World in Data

The AI systems that we just considered are the result of decades of steady advances in AI technology. 

The big chart below brings this history over the last eight decades into perspective. It is based on the dataset produced by Jaime Sevilla and colleagues.7

Each small circle in this chart represents one AI system. The circle’s position on the horizontal axis indicates w…….