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Microsoft says its facial recognition technology is less biased

Microsoft claims its facial recognition technology just got a little less awful.  Earlier this year, a study by MIT researchers found that tools from IBM, Microsoft, and Chinese company Megvii could correctly identify light-skinned men with 99-
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White House says it will release government data to fuel AI research

President Donald Trump's top tech advisor said on Tuesday during an MIT robotics and AI conference panel that the US government will disclose any federal data that could further AI research. "Anything we can do to figure that out, we will work very
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Sheryl Sandberg at MIT commencement: 'It's hard knowing that you let people down'

Sheryl Sandberg hopes future business leaders can learn from Facebook's recent failures. Speaking at MIT's commencement ceremony Friday, the Facebook COO spoke about the company's recent struggles and encouraged graduates not to make the same "
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MIT created this imposter robot fish to spy on sea creatures

Researchers at MIT's Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory have designed a remote-controlled, robotic fish, and they are using it to spy on unsuspecting marine life. Read more...More about Tech, Science, Mashable Video, Drones, and
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Scientists built a robot fish to spy on hard-to-find ocean animals

Capturing marine life up close is tricky, but this robot could be a novel solution. Researchers from MIT's Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory have developed a soft, robot fish called SoFi, which can swim on its own and is
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Uber CEO slams MIT after study on ride-hailing minimum wages

$3.37.  That's the meager median wage Uber and Lyft drivers make per hour, according to a paper published by MIT's Center for Energy and Environmental Policy Research that surveyed over 1,000 drivers in the United States.  The study made
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MIT's School of Engineering gets Indian-origin dean

From:   By: TIMESOFINDIA.COM Via: Indians used to trek
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John Urschel: From the NFL to MIT

From:   By: Alexandra Wolfe Via: Baltimore Ravens guard has unusual off