Sunday, Jan 29, 2023



At the mercy of algorithms: When the electrician and plumber were more than just dots on an app

December 03, 2022 1:54 pm

In the 1990s, as demand for services grew, service providers like plumbers and electricians began gaining the upper hand. But with aggregator companies using algorithms to connect customers and workers, the power equation is once again in sync with that actually existing in society

This AI algorithm can solve Rubik's cube in less than a second

July 18, 2019 9:18 am

Scientists at the University of California have developed an AI algorithm called DeepCubeA,which can solve a Rubik's cube in a fraction of a second.

Public policy must regulate algorithms and AI to avoid adverse impact on society

June 07, 2019 7:35 am

A rethink of public policy is absolutely essential if non-desirable impacts of artificial intelligence on human race are to be arrested.

A documentary on blind chess players in India raises issues of equality and identity

August 18, 2015 11:52 am

Around the three boys revolves British filmmaker Ian McDonald’s documentary, Algorithms, about blind chess players in India.

Brain's decision making algorithms decoded

November 10, 2013 1:15 pm

Study is the first to combine computer simulations with brain- imaging data.

Investor crisis bins investment models

March 21, 2011 6:00 pm

Wall Street is setting aside its algorithms and turning to experts on how to make money.

Catch me if you can? This software definitely can!

March 04, 2011 4:25 pm

New software by Indian-origin scientist nabs suspects by matching hand-drawn facial sketches to mug shots.