Archivi Categorie: AI e innovazioni

AI, innovazioni e blockchain – 44

Ubuntu nuovo, da aggiornare, appena recupero il ritardo, no prima ma intanto ecco qua 😁

Il Monviso fotografato da Bergamo – Valerio Minato

NIST “do you need a blockchain flowchart”
blockchain e crypto*
::: justincormack

The Cryptocurrency Industry is ‘On the Brink of an Implosion’, Research Says
blockchain e crypto*
::: Slashdot

Don’t look now, but @BostonDynamics’ robot Atlas is back. And now it can do parkour
robots
::: WIRED

AI has already begun rewiring warfare, even if it hasn’t (yet) taken the form of literal Terminators. There are less cinematic but equally scary ways to weaponize AI. You don’t need algorithms pulling the trigger for algorithms to play a dangerous role
artificial intelligence
::: FrankPasquale

The US Military Wants To Teach AI Some Basic Common Sense
artificial intelligence
::: Slashdot

Researchers Develop 3D Printed Objects That Can Track and Store How They Are Used
innovazioni, futuro
::: Slashdot

I just don’t know what to make of this blockchain crowd. They are either complete lunatics, or they will change the world
blockchain e crypto*
::: marcelsalathe

The UK Invited a Robot To ‘Give Evidence’ In Parliament For Attention
robots
::: Slashdot

Google AI Claims 99 Percent Accuracy In Metastatic Breast Cancer Detection
artificial intelligence
::: Slashdot

L’involontaria ed inconsapevole ironia del titolo di questo articolo è stupenda
blockchain e crypto*
::: stefanoepifani

Samsung Says Its Foldable Phone Will Be a Tablet You Can Put In Your Pocket
dispositivi mobili
::: Slashdot ::: Slashdot

AI ethics and human rights: where we need to go
artificial intelligence
::: sherifea

Far morire i bitcoin dovrebbe essere un dovere civico: per l’ambiente e l’energia assurda che consumano, non solo per l’economia (e la politica malamente finanziata)
blockchain e crypto*
::: jacopo_iacoboni

DARPA, the arm of the Pentagon that gave us drones and the internet, is researching technology to let soldiers download memories to their brains
innovazioni, futuro
::: emenietti

If you’ve always wanted to play around with quantum computing, here’s your chance
quantum computing
::: IEEESpectrum

Start talking about where data come from, what is being measured and why, who is labelling the data, and how AI is only as good as the data it’s trained on
dati, raccolta | artificial intelligence
::: andrewthesmart

Rivals ARM and Intel Make Peace To Secure Internet of Things
Internet of things
::: Slashdot

Will China beat the United States to develop the best and brightest #AI?
Former Head of Google China Foresees an AI Crisis—and Proposes a Solution
artificial intelligence
::: IEEESpectrum

Blockchain has been heralded as a potential panacea for everything from poverty and famine to cancer
blockchain e crypto*
::: fabiochiusi

Jeff Bezos Predicts We’ll Have 1 Trillion Humans in the Solar System, and Blue Origin Wants To Help Get Us There
protagonisti | innovazioni, futuro
::: Slashdot

Most Americans Can’t Tell the Difference Between a Social Media Bot and A Human, Study Finds
web-bot | social media
::: Slashdot

Welcome to the World of Tomorrow
tutto il thread
storia | innovazioni, futuro
::: adrianhon

MIT today announced a new $1 billion commitment to address the global opportunities and challenges presented by the prevalence of computing and the rise of artificial intelligence
artificial intelligence
::: fabiochiusi

Sony Tries Using Blockchain Tech For Next-Gen DRM
blockchain e crypto*
::: Slashdot

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Eta Compute says it has made the first commercial low-power #AI chip capable of learning on its own by using spiking neural networks
machine learning
::: IEEESpectrum ::: IEEESpectrum ::: IEEESpectrum

Rolls-Royce Wants To Fill the Seas With Self-Sailing Ships
innovazioni, futuro
::: Slashdot

Stephen Hawking Warns That AI and ‘Superhumans’ Could Wipe Humanity; Says There’s No God in Posthumous Book
artificial intelligence | innovazioni, futuro
::: Slashdot

Nobel-prize winner Rommer on innovation and higher education
innovazioni, futuro
::: lemire

Google Maps Adds EV Charging Station Info
innovazioni, futuro
::: Slashdot

This research marks the first time that any type of #AI has been incorporated into a MEMs device
artificial intelligence
::: IEEESpectrum

Optimism about the potential benefits of AI has dropped significantly among those who are actually developing AI systems
artificial intelligence
::: FrankPasquale

We started just with a business plan, a financial model and kind of a hope that our $19 million that we raised from—you know—friends and family would someday, maybe create a little company that could own a few buildings
una storia di innovazione fu8ori dal comune; ispirazionale?
innovazioni, futuro
::: danking00

The AI ethics body formed by five of the largest US corporations has expanded to include its first Chinese member, the search firm Baidu
artificial intelligence
::: fabiochiusi

Some Electric Car Drivers Might Spew More CO2 Than Diesel Cars, New Research Shows
innovazioni, futuro
::: Slashdot

Finally, all of the world’s coolest and most interesting #Robots are in one place: robots.ieee.org. Congrats to @robotsapp on launch day!! 🤖❤️🤖❤️🤖
robots
::: newsbeagle

In @qz, Personal Robots group head @cynthiabreazeal looks into the future of humanistic, social robots—beyond Rosie, Skynet, and R2D2
robots
::: medialab

Someone Used a Deep Learning AI To Perfectly Insert Harrison Ford Into “Solo: A Star Wars Story”
deep learning
::: Slashdot

Alum @strausfeld is working to create a new #dataviz paradigm: a VR-explorable, 3D map of network connections—starting with a timeline of women’s history
virtual reality
::: medialab

Driverless Car Hype Gives Way To E-Scooter Mania Among Technorati
automazione | innovazioni, futuro
::: Slashdot

Former Top Waymo Engineer Altered Code To Go on ‘Forbidden Routes’, Report Says
automazione
::: Slashdot

Neutrino is a new bitcoin light client that enables Lightning to run on mobile phones
blockchain e crypto*
::: lightning

$194 million of Bitcoin was moved today for only $0.10
blockchain e crypto* | Web, Internet
::: ColeKennelly

The 5th Wave of computing will make traditional ways of measuring computing power obsolete, says the CEO of Arm
innovazioni, futuro
::: IEEESpectrum

Chinese City ‘Plans To Launch Artificial Moon To Replace Streetlights’
innovazioni, futuro
::: Slashdot

Governing Artificial Intelligence | Data & Society
artificial intelligence | dati, raccolta
::: Dunja_Mijatovic

I just posted “L’intelligenza artificiale per studiare il plancton” on Reddit
artificial intelligence
::: RadioProzac

You’ve heard about the ethics of #AI, but have you thought about the impact of AI on human rights? A team from @BKCHarvard considered the risks & benefits of AI on human rights in this new report
artificial intelligence
::: BKCHarvard

AI, innovazioni e blockchain – 43

Nuova puntata tutta da leggere intanto che piove

Wide-Scale US Wind Power Could Cause Significant Warming, Study Says
innovazioni, futuro
::: Slashdot

MIT just launched a new initiative w/Google, Intel and Microsoft focused on AI and data systems
artificial intelligence
::: MIT_CSAIL

BlackBerry Races Ahead of Security Curve With Quantum-Resistant Solution
quantum computing
::: Slashdot

US Department of Transportation Updates Autonomous Car Rules
automazione
::: Slashdot

Rethink Robotics, Pioneer of Collaborative Robots, Shuts Down
robots
::: IEEESpectrum

D-Wave Launches Free ‘Leap’ Quantum Computing Service
quantum computing
::: Slashdot

This heartbeat monitor comes with a built-in solar cell so that it can power itself
innovazioni, futuro
::: IEEESpectrum

Jeff Bezos Is Planning To Ship ‘Several Metric Tons of Cargo’ To the Moon
innovazioni, futuro
::: Slashdot

How to deliver on Machine Learning projects
machine learning
::: fchollet

“Each of the bots is autonomous and fully aware of the others’ positions–they communicate using Wi-Fi–which ensures they don’t collide.” @FastCompany explains the science behind the Mediated Matter group’s FIBERBOTS
robots
::: medialab

Researchers Created ‘Quantum Artificial Life’ For the First Time
quantum computing
::: Slashdot

Quello che rivela lo studio è che le aziende che contribuiscono al software open source, riescono poi ad applicarlo meglio nel loro caso d’uso
open source
::: industriaitasl

Honda-Waymo Talks Are Said To Have Faltered On Tech Access
automazione
::: Slashdot

Wow. This is really stupid. There is no other word for it
artificial intelligence
::: sivavaid

Google CEO quietly met with military leaders at the Pentagon, seeking to smooth tensions over drone AI after Project Maven
artificial intelligence | Google
::: TonyRomm

An excellent idea: an #openaccess database of prior art to block harmful patents on old or obvious ideas
robots | copyright e brevetti
::: petersuber

New Toronto Declaration calls on algorithms to respect human rights
algoritmi, codice
::: ousfourita

Ive always believed the TensorFlow has great potential as a general purpose tool for scientific computing. Machine Learning is just the first application
machine learning
::: martin_wicke

Turning the DAW Inside Out: PhD student @CharlesHolbrow imagines the next evolution in music recording and production
innovazioni, futuro
::: medialab

About 75% of the 225 million cell phones in the United States likely received the Presidential Alert text message this week—generally considered a success. And it took several years and millions of dollars to make that possible
dispositivi mobili | media
::: IEEESpectrum

If your robotics lab has a quadruped, it’s become almost a requirement that you post a video of the robot not falling over when walking across some kind of particularly challenging surface
robots
::: IEEESpectrum

Stunt Woman Tests Apple Watch With Violent Fake Falls
dispositivi mobili | hardware
::: Slashdot

Scientists Connect the Brains of Three People, Allowing Thought-Sharing
innovazioni, futuro
::: Slashdot

Technological sovereignty is now on the agenda of almost all governments, populist or not
tecnologia
::: evgenymorozov

Kubernetes is great for deploying ML apps. Here’s a detailed guide on how to use Kubernetes to deploy a Keras model as a REST API on Google Cloud
machine learning
::: fchollet

These robots just 3D printed a whole bridge
robots
::: mashable

Will Chromebooks Someday Threaten Windows?
hardware | sistemi operativi
::: Slashdot

National Theater In London Offers Glasses With Live Subtitles
innovazioni, futuro
::: Slashdot

U.S. to Allow Cars Without Steering Wheels
This is good news for GM, which had already designed a version of the Chevrolet Bolt without a steering wheel for an upcoming self-driving car trial
automazione
::: IEEESpectrum

Boeing CEO: First Operational Self-Flying Cars Are Less Than 5 Years Out
riuscirò a vederle?
innovazioni, futuro
::: Slashdot

Quantum computing will make the encrypted data of today readable in a couple decades or less. Secrets being stored today shouldn’t be considered permanently protected. QDay will come
quantum computing
::: profcarroll

This is a great post. “If you’re asking “Keras vs. TensorFlow”, you’re asking the wrong question”
deep learning
::: fchollet

IBM is using graphene to deposit nanomaterials with 97 percent accuracy
innovazioni, futuro
::: IEEESpectrum

Every time there’s a technological revolution like AI, it gives us a chance to remake large parts of the world
artificial intelligence
::: AndrewYNg

So many papers applying deep learning to theoretical and experimental physics
deep learning
::: ylecun

Economics Nobel Prize Winner Sees No Singularity on the Horizon
innovazioni, futuro | economia
::: IEEESpectrum

FAA Moves Toward Treating Drones and Planes As Equals
automazione
::: Slashdot

#AI, #HPC, #Cybersecurity, #DigitalSkills, #DigitalTrasformation: we dedicated €9.2 billion of the next #EUBudget to the digital future of the Europe 🎯
artificial intelligence
::: DSMeu

You would never buy a car that sacrificed the driver to save multiple pedestrians – and that’s why we need to rethink how we make AI behave, says Iyad Rahwan
artificial intelligence | automazione
::: newscientist

Data breaches, trolling, extremist content are all important. But the dull question of how to raise sufficient tax in a software based, digital, AI-powered economy comprised of international companies is the biggest challenge of all. We need to start experimenting with new models
economia | ditte | artificial intelligence
::: JamieJBartlett

Venture capital investment in US companies to hit $100B in 2018
economia
::: TechCrunch

How you pay for your free #Internet services by @mikko and how you will pay for free in future using #IoT
Web, Internet | Internet of things
::: TechBroad

In 2001, a 25-year-old unemployed college dropout named Bram Cohen created BitTorrent. Now, his latest creation is a digital currency, and startup, called Chia aimed at making cryptocurrency acceptable to the financial industry
blockchain e crypto*
::: WIRED

Amazon Scraps Secret AI Recruiting Tool That Showed Bias Against Women
machine learning
::: Slashdot

A magic wand for erasing images: @fastcompany reports on @deepangelAI, which invites users to submit their own photos and reflect on the future of automated media manipulation
storia
::: medialab

You can start training Keras models on TPUs, from the comfort of your browser, in a few seconds
neural networks
::: fchollet

A grad student just solved one of the hardest problems in quantum computing: quantum verification
quantum computing
::: MIT_CSAIL

Uniqlo replaced 90% of staff at its newly automated warehouse with robots
robots
::: marcoscan

Any time I see the word “blockchain” in a sentence, I substitute “the cloud”
blockchain e crypto*
::: mattblaze

Ripensare la #SmartCity e riprendere il controllo democratico dei dati per progettare un nuovo modello di città a partire dai reali bisogni dei cittadini
innovazioni, futuro
::: francesca_bria

Which autonomous car companies are hiring? A new list from @indeed highlights opportunities in Pittsburgh, Detroit, and Phoenix—and the skills you’ll need to land a job in this hot industry
automazione
::: IEEESpectrum

Many people believe that machine learning algorithms are analytical — that they ponder over the data available and do logical, unbiased reasoning using some internal model
machine learning
::: fchollet

AI, innovazioni e blockchain – 42

Grazie a FSM è venerdì –uh! allora ecco la risposta 🤩

Andrea

A Torino arriva l’#auto senza pilota! Il #PoliTo mette a disposizione il proprio know-how nell’iniziativa coordinata dalla Città di Torino
automazione
::: PoliTOnews

Robot Lawnmowers Are Killing Hedgehogs
robots
::: Slashdot

New blog posts based on medium reliability thread from this morning
artificial intelligence
::: JohnDCook

This nano air vehicle is the same size and shape of a hummingbird. And it can spy on you
innovazioni, futuro | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: IEEESpectrum

Face Scanning In US Airports Is Rife With Technical Problems
artificial intelligence | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

This is a functional three-layer solar cell that has been spray painted onto a rock
innovazioni, futuro
::: IEEESpectrum

Lots of great stuff in TF 1.11.0, including TPU support for Keras
machine learning | linguaggi di programmazione
::: fchollet

Ford has signed an agreement with NASA’s Quantum Artificial Intelligence Laboratory to use the space agency’s quantum computer for research about mobility and autonomous cars
quantum computing
::: IEEESpectrum

Artificial intelligence is both dividing the world and deciding the fate of nations
artificial intelligence
::: TheWorldPost

BitTorrent and Tron Hope Other Clients Will Embrace Blockchain-Powered ‘Paid’ Seeding
blockchain e crypto*
::: Slashdot

Elektro the Moto-Man Had the Biggest Brain at the 1939 World’s Fair
storia | robots
::: IEEESpectrum

6 Reasons Why AI Ethics in Corporations is All Talk and No Action
artificial intelligence
::: MiaD

Video Friday: Japan’s New Humanoid Robot HRP-5P, and More
robots
::: IEEESpectrum

Arrays of Atoms Emerge As Dark Horse Candidate To Power Quantum Computers
quantum computing
::: Slashdot

California Becomes First State With an IoT Cybersecurity Law
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | Internet of things
::: Slashdot

We are just getting started, so everything is next, which is very exciting!
artificial intelligence
::: medialab

What Will Happen When Killer Robots Get Hijacked?
artificial intelligence | robots
::: Slashdot

35-Year-Old Unknown Creates the World’s Most Valuable Startup
innovazioni, futuro
::: fabiochiusi

Our results raise the possibility of future brain-to-brain interfaces that enable cooperative problem-solving by humans using a ‘social network’ of connected brains
innovazioni, futuro
::: fabiochiusi

The numbers keep getting worse: the true energy costs of AI, connected devices, and cryptocurrency
artificial intelligence | blockchain e crypto*
::: katecrawford

Microsoft Announces Experimental Release of ROS for Windows 10
robots
::: IEEESpectrum

Facebook is Equipping K-8 Classrooms With Robot Sets To Boost Tech Diversity
Facebook | scuola, educazione
::: Slashdot

Happy #NASA60th! From Earth to the Moon, Mars and beyond, there’s always more to explore. Our robots are on the job. Let’s go
innovazioni, futuro
::: NASAJPL

Through-Silicon Transistors Could Make Stacking Chips Smarter
innovazioni, futuro
::: IEEESpectrum

Saudi Arabia Puts World’s Biggest Solar Power Project On Hold
innovazioni, futuro
::: Slashdot

IF Bitcoin works as intended (big IF), then this sequence is pretty much inevitable
blockchain e crypto*
::: giacomozucco

California Governor Jerry Brown Signs a Bill That Bans Bots From Pretending To be Real People
web-bot
::: Slashdot

FAUXTOMATION: important idea from @astradisastra on the overselling of automation and the hidden human labor behind AI. And great to see this in @logic_magazine!
automazione | robots
::: katecrawford

Building the Internet of Value. How Neha Narula and the MIT Digital Currency Initiative are helping innovate a new financial system
innovazioni, futuro | economia
::: medialab

Regulate or laissez-faire: European Parliament’s doubts on blockchain
blockchain e crypto*
::: fabiochiusi

They would not hesitate or challenge a commanding officer’s deployment or instruction. They would simply do as they have been programmed to do—and if this includes massacring everyone in a village, they will do so without hesitation. #robots
robots
::: FrankPasquale

Meadow brings .NET 2.0 development to microcontroller-based IoT
Internet of things
::: HacksterPro

The Coders Programming Themselves Out of a Job
automazione
::: Slashdot

Ford and the Virginia Tech Transportation Institute developed a light bar to display a special code that autonomous vehicles can use to signal their intent
automazione
::: IEEESpectrum

Singapore and United Kingdom Plan Quantum CubeSat for 2021 Launch. A tiny quantum satellite project could pave the way for a global quantum-communications network
innovazioni, futuro
::: IEEESpectrum

NASA’s new Mars rover just rolled through NYC
innovazioni, futuro
::: robertdjones

New Autonomous Farm Wants To Produce Food Without Human Workers
il sogno dei contadini padagni indigeni locali di qui
robots
::: Slashdot

Honda Will Use GM’s Self-Driving Technology, Invest $750 Million In Cruise Startup
automazione
::: Slashdot

Lockheed Martin Unveils Plans For Huge Reusable Moon Lander For Astronauts
innovazioni, futuro
::: Slashdot

Fully Driverless Waymo Taxis Are Due Out This Year, Alarming Critics
automazione
::: Slashdot

::: fchollet
robots
::: IEEESpectrum

New machine-learning system can detect if a specific news outlet is politically biased or inaccurate
machine learning
::: MIT_CSAIL

By 2025, there could be as many as 13.1 million small cells installed around the world. What does that mean for energy consumption? #5G
Web, Internet
::: IEEESpectrum

AI, innovazioni e blockchain – 41

Ecco cosa c’è di nuovo, o meglio, quello che ho visto

Claude Shannon on a bicycle

Surprising answer to the approaching #AI crisis from @kaifulee, former head of Google China and AI expert: All we need is love
artificial intelligence
::: newsbeagle

Radio Astronomers Are Increasingly Using Convolutional Neural Networks To Sift Through Massive Amounts of Data
machine learning
::: Slashdot

Point your eyeballs anywhere and this drone will fly there
innovazioni, futuro
::: IEEESpectrum

Crippling DDoS Vulnerability Put the Entire Bitcoin Market At Risk
blockchain e crypto* | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

First Hydrogen-Powered Train Hits the Tracks In Germany
innovazioni, futuro
::: Slashdot

AI is invading UK policing, but there’s little proof it’s useful
artificial intelligence
::: JimmyTLeach

Could you perceive the touch of an ant’s antenna on your fingertip?
l’amico Bepon ne parla e teme da 10 anni 🤢
::: EmWaltz ::: FrankPasquale

Bayou is a tool that can automatically generate Java code from a ‘sketch’ of the desired types and methods to use! This uses a neural net trained on a corpus of existing Java code
artificial intelligence
::: _wilfredh

Magic Leap is Pushing To Land a Contract With US Army To Build AR Devices For Soldiers To Use On Combat Missions, Documents Reveal
augmented reality
::: Slashdot

Video Friday: Self-Solving Rubik’s Cube, and More
innovazioni, futuro | novità
::: IEEESpectrum

Good thread. It’s similar to privacy, fake news debates: you can first establish norms,laws that aid automatic verification, monitoring, and then worry about the building these technologies. Of course, we programming language folks, know all about that
artificial intelligence
::: ehud

“Reality Oligopoly”. Reality as a service
augmented reality
::: fabiochiusi

Boulet

These Robots Run, Dance and Flip. But Are They a Business?
robots
::: emenietti

The warehouse of the future — robots packing grocery orders
robots
::: profgalloway

Solo alcuni dati dell’ultima interessante ricerca di @DigiTInst sul rapporto tra #digitale e #consumatori
tecnologia
::: suxsonica

“More than 2,000 European AI experts have come together to collaborate on research and call for large-scale funding from the European Union to counter China and America’s rapid progress in the field
artificial intelligence
::: fabiochiusi

really interesting-looking book about building interpretable ML models by @ChristophMolnar
machine learning
::: b0rk

Coding Error Sends 2019 Subaru Ascents To the Car Crusher
robots
::: Slashdot

New sensors and #AI are changing the way companies like Ikea, Schneider Electric, and Bosch think about the electricity they use for manufacturing, writes @gigastacey
artificial intelligence
::: IEEESpectrum

Meet the World’s First Self-Driving Car From 1968
automazione | storia
::: Slashdot

“AI that creates AI”: the launch of https://hubs.ly/H0dQjPM0 illustrates the move towards using AI to develop innovative AI solutions
artificial intelligence
::: odsc

Germany Launches World’s First Autonomous Tram
automazione
::: Slashdot

HAX has invested in over two dozen robotics startups. Here’s what @benjaminjoffe has learned as he searches for the next robot unicorns
robots
::: IEEESpectrum

More companies are using tools that deploy artificial intelligence to weed out job applicants based on data like facial micro expressions, or what they share on social media. But is this practice fair?
artificial intelligence
::: WSJ

Greece Uses High-Tech Drones To Fight Tax Evasion In Holiday Hotspots
automazione
::: Slashdot

I think there’s a 80% chance that TensorFlow & Keras will still be maintained and will still have a significant user base in 10 years (2028)
artificial intelligence
::: fchollet

Both the US and EU are quickly realizing that you either go big on AI – first and foremost, with consistent strategies and investments – or China is going to crush them both
artificial intelligence
::: fabiochiusi ::: glynmoody

Just finished writing final few chapters of Machine Learning Yearning book draft, on how to organize and strategize your ML projects. Will send out soon — sign up at mlyearning.org if you want a copy
machine learning
::: AndrewYNg

Google Is Using AI To Predict Floods In India, Warn Users
artificial intelligence
::: Slashdot

Human rights law provides an agreed set of norms and a shared language and institutional infrastructure for helping to ensure that the promises of AI are met and its greatest perils are avoided
artificial intelligence
::: fabiochiusi

This is unexpected! An RL agent that learns to sort using significantly fewer array manipulations than Quicksort
machine learning
::: evolvingstuff

Scoperto un bug nel codice di Bitcoin: quali sono le conseguenze
blockchain e crypto*
::: hronir

Japanese Company Announces Long-Term Plan To Develop the Moon
innovazioni, futuro
::: Slashdot

AI, innovazioni e blockchain – 40

Arriva la solita compilation, qualche link ancora non visto, neh 😐

Alphabet’s Loon Balloons Just Beamed the Internet Across 620 Miles
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

Facebook Creates an AI-Based Tool To Automate Bug Fixes
artificial intelligence
::: Slashdot

AI and the anti-technology movement – why cultural resistance is a blessing in disguise?
innovazioni, futuro
::: maciejtom

Yale’s Robot Hand Copies How Your Fingers Work to Improve Object Manipulation
robots
::: IEEESpectrum

Windows, Linux Kodi Users Infected With Cryptomining Malware
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | blockchain e crypto*
::: Slashdot

A Quantum Data Structure for Classical Computers” – quantum computing is really interesting! Reminds me of algorithms for homomorphic encryption; no observation of state, no conditionals
quantum computing
::: hoelzro

Simple changes in sentence content & “structure can fool Google’s Perspective AI, made for detecting toxic comments & hate speech. These methods involve inserting typos, spaces between words or adding innocuous words” like “love”
artificial intelligence
::: FrankPasquale

“This is not just about speculation, bubbles, dark markets, or making money—it’s about a new technology that could do for value what the Internet did for information.” The Digital Currency Initiative’s @neha on the future of money
blockchain e crypto*
::: medialab

San Francisco Gets Its First Cashierless Store
innovazioni, futuro
::: Slashdot

Cryptocurrency App Mocks Competitor For Getting Hacked. Gets Hacked 4 Days Later
blockchain e crypto* | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

To Fight Climate Change, California Says ‘We’re Launching Our Own Damn Satellite’
innovazioni, futuro
::: Slashdot

Bitcoin: a digital currency with limited and known supply, no borders, and no central group controlling it. US Dollar: a digital currency with unlimited and unknown supply, border restrictions, and controlled by a banking cabal. What’s in your wallet?
blockchain e crypto*
::: ErikVoorhees

Automation: The Exaggerated Threat of Robots
automazione
::: Slashdot

Quantum Computing and Cryptography
Schneier
quantum computing
::: CompSciFact

This will end well
robots
::: Jason

If you aren’t horrified by something you wrote a year ago
::: CodeWisdom

Machines Are Going To Perform More Tasks Than Humans By 2025
automazione
::: Slashdot

Learn how TE Connectivity is transforming technology to enable the connected car
innovazioni, futuro
::: IEEESpectrum

It Only Took 37 Seconds For Two Bitcoin ‘Celebs’ To Start Fighting on a Cruise Ship
blockchain e crypto*
::: Slashdot

Revolutionary new hardware architectures and new software languages, tailored to dealing with specific kinds of computing problems, are just waiting to be developed
innovazioni, futuro
::: IEEESpectrum

Saudi Arabia Invests $1 Billion In Potential Tesla Rival
innovazioni, futuro
::: Slashdot

Che fine ha fatto solar roof di Musk?
protagonisti
::: hronir

BBC News – IBM launches tool aimed at detecting AI bias
artificial intelligence
::: _UoWCIR

China to invest $15 billion in big data, cloud computing over next five years
innovazioni, futuro
::: ReutersTech

In 3 letters to FBI , FTC, & EEOC provided to TechCrunch, @KamalaHarris along w/ other notable legislators, pointed out recent research showing how facial recognition can produce or reinforce bias, or misfire
artificial intelligence
::: jovialjoy

China’s Leaders Soften Their Stance on AI, Say They Will Be Sharing Their Findings With Other Countries
artificial intelligence
::: Slashdot

Personally, I am deeply skeptical of brain-computer interfaces for consumer use cases, because existing physical interfaces such as screens and keyboards do not represent a meaningful bottleneck to our use of technology
tecnologia
::: fchollet

Toshiba says its scheme for high-speed quantum key distribution will be ready to commercialize by 2020
quantum computing
::: IEEESpectrum ::: Electric_Genie

Finally finished @FrankPasquale’s Black Box Society. Very intriguing read Re: #algorithmic decisions and the opaqueness that results in consequences for your average person (and the future of this society)
non ancora letto ma messo in testa a to-do
algoritmi, codice
::: SuchiPahi

Zaif Cryptocurrency Exchange Suffers $60 Million Hack
blockchain e crypto*
::: Slashdot

AI Could Devastate the Developing World
artificial intelligence
::: Slashdot

Using AI analytics employers project the potential skills and performance qualities employees are likely to possess in the future
artificial intelligence
::: JannaQ

The reason we build robots is to help people…In order for robots to work closely with us and share our space, they require socio-emotive intelligence
robots
::: medialab

Time To Regulate Bitcoin, Says UK Treasury Committee Report
blockchain e crypto*
::: Slashdot

AI, innovazioni e blockchain – 39

Ecco una nuova rassegna, quello che ho intercettato 🧐

Robot Boat Sails Into History By Finishing Atlantic Crossing
automazione
::: Slashdot

AI, ML, & Ubuntu: Everything you need to know
webinar
artificial intelligence | machine learning
::: cialunet

‘I’ve Seen the Future of Consumer AI, and it Doesn’t Have One’
artificial intelligence
::: Slashdot

MIT Graduate Creates Robot That Swims Through Pipes To Find Out If They’re Leaking
robots
::: Slashdot

Lego’s Mindstorm robotics kits have found their way into classrooms, universities, and even corporate R&D labs
hardware
::: IEEESpectrum

New Report from Stripe: Developers and C-level executives think AI has the biggest impact on their business, now and in 10 years
artificial intelligence
::: epfl_exts

Elon Musk Takes a Fatalistic View Toward AI
protagonisti | artificial intelligence
::: Slashdot

Scooter Use is Rising in Major Cities. So Are Trips To the Emergency Room
innovazioni, futuro
::: Slashdot

Thrilled to launch a big project today: ANATOMY OF AN AI SYSTEM. It’s a large map & long-form essay about Amazon’s Echo, and the full stack of capital, labor, and natural resources used in AI. It’s a collab with @TheCreaturesLab, who is a visual genius
artificial intelligence
::: katecrawford

The Pentagon is Investing $2 Billion into AI
artificial intelligence
::: Slashdot

We’re so excited to announce Quantum Cloud Services, the world’s only quantum-first cloud platform
quantum computing
::: rigetti

Why Google Fiber Is High-Speed Internet’s Most Successful Failure
innovazioni, futuro
::: Slashdot

#Python Implementation of @AndrewYNg #MachineLearning Course
machine learning | Python
::: kdnuggets

Who wrote the anti-Trump New York Times op-ed? A tidytext analysis of document similarity
dati, raccolta
::: drob ::: maxberggren

If AI is going to be the world’s doctor, it needs better textbooks
artificial intelligence
::: medialab

Using Java for Artificial Intelligence
artificial intelligence
::: java

Broad public support for policies that limit the reach and impact of workforce automation
automazione
::: pewscience

The “Block Chain” – known by academics as the “Merkle Tree” – was invented by Linus Torvalds to store his kernel source code
blockchain e crypto*
::: TheMichaelBurge

McKinsey study says AI adoption will add $13T/year to global production, and the companies that embrace AI now will see their cash flow double by 2030
artificial intelligence | economia
::: Techmeme

Crypto Wipeout Deepens to $640 Billion as Ether Leads Declines
blockchain e crypto*
::: carolafrediani

Crypto Growth Nears ‘Ceiling,’ Ethereum Co-Founder Buterin Says
blockchain e crypto*
::: Slashdot

New York State Approves Two Dollar-based Cryptocurrencies
blockchain e crypto*
::: Slashdot

We just got one step closer to fully electric passenger aircraft
automazione
::: IEEESpectrum

AlterEgo, a wearable that interfaces silently with your smartphone, is a #FCDesignAwards winner!
These are the 397 most inspiring, innovative designs of 2018
idea 💡 | innovazioni, futuro
::: medialab

MIT Machine Vision System Figures Out What It’s Looking At By Itself
robots
::: Slashdot

New tech aims to revolutionize transmission of signals between the brain and some external machine without surgery
innovazioni, futuro
::: IEEESpectrum

The increase in computing power allowing for remote/autonomous use of multiple drones also enables defenders to detect & track more, smaller, targets at longer ranges & calculate firing solutions to engage with large volumes of dumb, cheap munitions
automazione
::: AJBousquet

È ufficiale: la California punta al 100% di #rinnovabili
innovazioni, futuro
::: Qualenergiait

From biased algorithms to a lack of regulation, there are several pitfalls with relying solely on big data for development
algoritmi, codice
::: NatureNews

Safe AI Requires Cultural Intelligence
artificial intelligence | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

In the future it is going to be hard to have a career that doesn’t involve AI. But for companies like Intel, finding and keeping AI specialists right now is a major challenge
ditte
::: IEEESpectrum

Marshall Islands Warned Against Adopting Digital Currency
blockchain e crypto*
::: Slashdot

Researchers Come Out With Yet Another Unnerving, New Deepfake Method
artificial intelligence | disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: Slashdot

The JPEG committee is “exploring Blockchain” – to put DRM into JPEG
blockchain e crypto*
::: cryptomitigator ::: bookchin

Bitcoin and other digital tokens were 2017’s moon shot. This year, they’ve come crashing back to earth
blockchain e crypto*
::: WSJ

Whoa… looks like our Anatomy of AI research spawned some viral news. A bunch of stories focused on the ‘worker cage’ patent
artificial intelligence
::: katecrawford

Cryptocurrency’s 80 Percent Plunge Is Now Worse Than the Dot-Com Crash
blockchain e crypto*
::: Slashdot

Creativity and learning in the era of #AI: @mres on how the lessons from Lifelong Kindergarten can help parents and educators prepare today’s kids for an unpredictable future through collaboration and imagination
scuola, educazione
::: medialab

If you think the sky is made of solid matter, you may be afraid that it will fall on your head. You’ll be terrified by the idea of a rocket launch: what if you hit the sky and break it?
leggere tutto il mini-thread
artificial intelligence
::: fchollet

Boring Company Approved To Build Futuristic Garage That Would Connect To Underground Commuter Tunnel
innovazioni, futuro
::: Slashdot

Apple Moves the iPhone Away From Physical SIMs
hardware | dispositivi mobili
::: Slashdot

China Now the Most Prolific Contributor To Physical Sciences, Engineering, and Math
innovazioni, futuro
::: Slashdot

US Carriers Introduce Project Verify To Replace Individual App Passwords
dispositivi mobili
::: Slashdot

AI, innovazioni e blockchain – 38

OK, settembre, tutto ritorna come al solito, ecco qua 😁

Get ready to rumble! The latest batch of 20 #RaspiBlitz, a full #Bitcoin and #LightningNetwork node running on a Raspberry Pi, is ready to be picked up and plugged in at the #LightningHackday! If you can’t attend in person, you can build one yourself
blockchain e crypto* | hardware
::: fulmolightning

How much does your country invest in R&D?
innovazioni, futuro
::: mikko

John McAfee’s ‘Unhackable’ Bitfi Wallet Got Hacked — Again
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Humans To Blame For Most Self-Driving Car Crashes In California, Study Finds
automazione
::: Slashdot

The Computationalist Ethic & the Spirit of Capitalism: “Learning algorithms are creating a new ‘digital iron-cage’ whose bars cannot readily be grasped or bent”
algoritmi, codice
::: FrankPasquale

As our relationship with self-driving technology increases, we need to ensure it is designed around human behaviours and needs.” @JLR_News is testing self-driving pods that visibly signal that they’ve seen pedestrians
automazione
::: medialab

Many engineers expected that someday blazingly fast logic chips would operate using photons rather than electrons. But that hasn’t happened
innovazioni, futuro
::: IEEESpectrum

The era of the celebrity inventor is over
innovazioni, futuro
::: IEEESpectrum

A neuroscientist explains what tech does to the reading brain
Skimming has led, I believe, to a tendency to go to the sources that seem the simplest, most reduced, most familiar, and least cognitively challenging. I think that leads people to accept truly false news without examining it, without being analytical
innovazioni, futuro
::: Mantzarlis

Remember BlackBerry? They died, right? Except, if
automazione
::: mikko

No dai via, a tutto c’è un limite
innovazioni, futuro
::: CriMilitello

Bitcoin and Other Cryptocurrencies Are Useless, The Economist Says
blockchain e crypto*
::: Slashdot

Japan starts space elevator experiments
innovazioni, futuro
::: ScienceTip

Court finds #AI software so bad it’s unconstitutional
artificial intelligence
::: j2bryson

One of the issues that recurs in thinking about Tesla is that tech people don’t really know enough about cars, and car people don’t really know enough about software
innovazioni, futuro
::: dinodaizovi

GlobalFoundries CTO on Why the Company Abandoned the “Bleeding Edge”
innovazioni, futuro | hardware
::: IEEESpectrum

India should be Ground Zero for Bitcoin adoption. Indian households are the largest cohort of gold ownership in the world, ~25k metric tons (~600 tons held by the RBI)
blockchain e crypto*
::: arjunblj

Silicon Valley Wants to Use Algorithms for Debt Collection
algoritmi, codice
::: Info_Activism

Britain Faces an AI Brain Drain as Tech Giants Raid Top Universities
artificial intelligence
::: Slashdot

The Bitcoin Boom Reaches a Canadian Ghost Town
blockchain e crypto*
::: Slashdot

Samsung Says It Will Unveil a Foldable Smartphone this Year
dispositivi mobili
::: Slashdot

Metallic nanoparticles stop faults in DRAM that cause data corruption
hardware
::: IEEESpectrum

It takes a board member of the European Central Bank (!) to state how bad Europe’s tech dependency is
innovazioni, futuro
::: evgenymorozov

Mercedes Unveils First Tesla Rival In $12 Billion Attack
innovazioni, futuro
::: Slashdot

Get Ready For Atomic Radio
innovazioni, futuro
::: Slashdot

New Software Can Predict Landslides Weeks Before They Happen
artificial intelligence
::: Slashdot

I don’t usually listen to podcasts, but when I do, I listen to a guy with a thick German accent talking about consciousness and literature
artificial intelligence
::: gvanrossum

The visionaries of technology think of politics from the point of view of cybernetics: The aim is to avoid ‘disturbances’ & keep the system in balance. Baidu has developed an algorithm that can predict up to 3 hours in advance where a crowd will form
algoritmi, codice | dati, raccolta
::: FrankPasquale

British and Chinese researchers build a quantum computer using photons, which could allow for more qubits
quantum computing
::: IEEESpectrum

Finally: a self-emptying Roomba!
innovazioni, futuro
::: IEEESpectrum ::: IEEESpectrum

Trasporti marittimi, Fincantieri sigla accordo per costruire la prima nave elettrica a guida autonoma
automazione
::: Qualenergiait

‘IMAX Enhanced’ Promises Highest-Quality Image, Sound Experiences For Home Theater Setups
innovazioni, futuro
::: Slashdot

This video shows the rise and fall (and rise and fall and…) of #Bitcoin since 2015
blockchain e crypto*
::: simongerman600

AI, innovazioni e blockchain – 37

Ancora quasi tempo di ferie | vacanze ma non durerà 😋

Japan Wants To Bring Flying Cars To Its Skies
innovazioni, futuro
::: Slashdot

Computers are stronger than humans at chess and go. They’re even winning at arimaa, which was specifically intended to be hard for machines
artificial intelligence
::: _wilfredh

The FCC needs to start thinking beyond cellphones and people: We are now building a world of connected devices, where sensors, appliances, drones, and tractors need cellular connections too
innovazioni, futuro
::: IEEESpectrum

Elon Musk Says Investors Convinced Him Tesla Should Stay Public
innovazioni, futuro
::: slashdot

#Bitcoin shows the scale of change needed to stop the #climate crisis
blockchain e crypto*
::: RadioProzac

Overall, more lives will be saved than lost because of greater use of AI. But we will lose the ability to hold *people* accountable. “It was the algorithm,” will become the politicians’ favourite non-apology apology
artificial intelligence
::: NewStatesman

IBM’s Watson Hasn’t Beaten Cancer, But A.I. Still Has Promise
artificial intelligence
::: MFordFuture

AI, ML, & Ubuntu: Everything you need to know is now available to watch on-demand
artificial intelligence | machine learning
::: ubuntu

Bitcoin Mining Now Accounts For Almost One Percent of the World’s Energy Consumption
blockchain e crypto*
::: Slashdot

Artificial Intelligence Is Now a Pentagon Priority. Will Silicon Valley Help? – The New York Times
artificial intelligence
::: marcelsalathe

We just published our new report: The State of Responsible IoT 2018
Internet of things
::: jimmiehu

These chipless smart tags rely on beamforming and Wi-Fi to send simple messages such as “turn up the volume”
idea 💡
::: IEEESpectrum

The World’s Oldest Blockchain Has Been Hiding in the New York Times Since 1995
blockchain e crypto*
::: hronir

Scene, near future: an architect finishes his design for a new mansion
innovazioni, futuro
::: fchollet

“In autism where heterogeneity reigns, the normal #AI approaches fail.” @techxplore_com reports on EngageME, a personalized machine learning framework for robots used in therapy sessions for children with autism
artificial intelligence
::: medialab

We cannot code solutions here, but we can assure more diverse and inclusive conversations about how algorithmic assessments should work, and their proper extent
algoritmi, codice
::: jessefelder

Why is blockchain voting a dumb idea?
blockchain e crypto*
::: mattblaze

The evolution of wind turbines in height and output
innovazioni, futuro
::: Rainmaker1973

Google just gave control over #datacenter cooling to an #AI
artificial intelligence
::: plorusso

Waymo Self-driving Cars Are Having Problems Turning Around Corners
automazione
::: Slashdot

Moving towards a software defined IoT business model
Internet of things | Ubuntu
::: cialunet

Here is a link to my forthcoming article in Philosophical Transactions A on #AI in #India, where I propose a framework for #policy makers to engage with the limits of data-driven decisions
artificial intelligence
::: VidushiMarda

For machines, how do you code for ‘misleading’? Even humans struggle with defining it. Life is messy and complicated and nuanced, and AI is still a long way from understanding that
caos informativo, fake news, bufale | artificial intelligence
::: IEEESpectrum

Autonomous vehicles will be one of the biggest public health breakthroughs we can hope to achieve in the 21st century
automazione
::: marcelsalathe

Anyone that tells you Bitcoin is apolitical needs to read the genesis block
blockchain e crypto*
::: CobraBitcoin

AI, innovazioni e blockchain – 36

Oggi lectio brevis. Sono tutti sempre tutti in ferie | vacanze?
Intanto l’estate sta finendo (cit.).

The World Economic Forum Warns That AI May Destabilize the Financial System
artificial intelligence
::: Slashdot

A Twist in Graphene Could Make for Tunable Electronic Devices
innovazioni, futuro
::: IEEESpectrum

Baseball Players Want Robots To Be Their Umps
robots
::: Slashdot

OpenAI Is Beating Humans At ‘Dota 2’ Because It’s Basically Cheating
artificial intelligence
::: Slashdot

Nvidia Is Giving Up On the Cryptocurrency Mining Market
blockchain e crypto*
::: Slashdot

Is machine learning a pseudo science?
machine learning
::: _mchav

The digital future will be shaped by a battle between “data extractivism” and “data distributism.” There are both right-wing and left-wing versions of the latter. The city is key to both visions
innovazioni, futuro
::: evgenymorozov

VertiGo is a wall-climbing robot that uses two tiltable propellers that provide thrust
robots
::: Rainmaker1973

Sand Flea is an 11-lb robot by #BostonDynamics
robots
::: Rainmaker1973

BitTorrent Founder Bram Cohen Has Left the Company
blockchain e crypto*
::: Slashdot

Airtrax omni-directional technology
innovazioni, futuro
::: Rainmaker1973

Algorithms alone can’t meaningfully hold other algorithms accountable
algoritmi, codice
::: _reallifemag

Bank of England Chief Economist Warns On AI jobs Threat
artificial intelligence
::: Slashdot

Google Just Put an AI in Charge of Keeping Its Data Centers Cool
artificial intelligence
::: Slashdot

China is attempting to use big data – in place of actually listening to citizens – to improve governance. The results range from promising to absolutely chilling, especially w/ policing
dati, raccolta
::: larsonchristina

Artificial intelligence not limited to radiology, ophthalmology, dermatology or pathology, but also useful for the management side of hospitals
artificial intelligence
::: jhodler

‘Calculators Killed the Standard Statistical Table’
storia
::: Slashdot

On 30 August, a startup plans to install its ‘smart’ pavement at a Denver intersection to record the size and type of vehicles that drive by
dati, raccolta
::: IEEESpectrum

As Value of Cryptocurrencies Falls, a Lot of New and Risk-Taking Investors Are Suffering Immensely
blockchain e crypto*
::: Slashdot

More than half (54%)of all car trips are under 4 miles in the US, meaning e-bikes could literally cut car use in half in the US. IN HALF! Can you imagine what that would do for pollution, health, safety, and liveability in American cities?!
innovazioni, futuro
::: colinkhughes

MIT made an image editing AI that can replace the background in any image
bye-bye chroma key
artificial intelligence
::: TheNextWeb

Algorithm beats humans for sniffing out fake news
algoritmi, codice | caos informativo, fake news, bufale
::: benkleinberg

Australia Bans Huawei, ZTE From Supplying Technology For Its 5G Network
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | innovazioni, futuro
::: Slashdot

AI, innovazioni e blockchain – 35

Dai che abbiamo passato Ferragosto, ora di riprendere. Intanto ecco qua 😁

Anki’s Vector Is a Little AI-Powered Robot Now on Kickstarter for $200
robots
::: IEEESpectrum

Blockchain Hype May Have Peaked, But IBM is Still a Believer
blockchain e crypto*
::: Slashdot

Baltimore Police Department Is Still Using Lotus Notes
innovazioni, futuro
::: Slashdot

A simple Neural Network built from scratch using Repl.it
Python
::: HayaOdeh

Extreme automation: How new digital health initiative can save billions in global healthcare costs
automazione
::: ieeeitpro

The World Bank is Preparing For the World’s First Blockchain Bond
blockchain e crypto*
::: Slashdot

A Small Team of Student AI Coders Beats Google’s Machine-Learning Code
artificial intelligence | algoritmi, codice
::: Slashdot

Tesla’s Chief Vehicle Engineer Returns To Apple
innovazioni, futuro
::: Slashdot

Scribit is a write & erase robot that allows you to draw any content sourced from the web – and update it in real time
robots
::: Rainmaker1973

How China’s empire of money is reshaping global trade
innovazioni, futuro | economia
::: business

Il nuovo laboratorio italiano di Intelligenza Artificiale spiegato dal suo direttore
artificial intelligence
::: Agenzia_Italia

Cryptocurrency Markets Lost $18 Billion Overnight
blockchain e crypto*
::: Slashdot ::: nic__carter

From the “How not to use the blockchain handbook”
blockchain e crypto*
::: Gianlucadfiore

In Silicon Valley, engineers are king. So when your engineers tell you there’s a problem, you listen
innovazioni, futuro | economia
::: WIRED

Researchers Use Machine-Learning Techniques To De-Anonymize Coders
machine learning
::: Slashdot

The new WSJ article on IBM Watson Health’s setbacks is a sober reminder that we need to set realistic expectations. AI will transform industries, but the path is not always obvious. I still hope Watson Health ultimately triumphs though
artificial intelligence
::: AndrewYNg ::: Slashdot

My old team Baidu DuerOS’ software is running on 100 million devices
artificial intelligence
::: AndrewYNg

Do Not Buy a Smartwatch Right Now
innovazioni, futuro
::: Slashdot

The 1st prospective clinical validation of #AI in medicine publication
artificial intelligence
::: EricTopol

Well, this is creepy. “About 3,000 Swedes have opted to insert grain-of-rice-sized microchips beneath the skin between their thumbs and index fingers”
innovazioni, futuro
::: Mantzarlis

Bitcoin Sinks Below $6,000 as Almost Everything Crypto Tumbles
blockchain e crypto*
::: Slashdot

The evolution of #Arpanet (1969-1989)
storia
::: Rainmaker1973

Children ‘At Risk of Robot Influence’
robots | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

On Thursday Aug 30 I’ll be giving a talk at the @CERN Machine Learning forum about our recent work “Learning the likelihood function: moving from classification to inference”
machine learning
::: KyleCranmer

Haru: An Experimental Social Robot From Honda Research
robots
::: IEEESpectrum

robots attempting to perform basic tasks but instead getting in everyone’s way and just making the job harder is a fantastic metaphor for the state of robotics today
se ho capito un esame sullo stato dell’arte
robots
::: atroyn

how historically biased datasets can create discriminatory algorithms
web-bot
::: datasociety

You may be able to update your Facebook status from the moon one day
innovazioni, futuro
::: CNBC

Shhhh! I’ve blogged about Twitter’s secret “guest mode”
può essere un gioco per perder tempo
hackers at work
::: edent

These drones can plant 100,000 trees in a single day
innovazioni, futuro
::: MIT_CSAIL