Sandia National Laboratories and the Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity are working together to find ways to equip computers with algorithms that can recognize visual subtleties the human brain can divine in an instant.
Powerful software is solving more crimes and raising new questions about due process.
Urban planners soon may be able create safer cities based on a combination of cellphone data, Google Street View images and machine learning.
The 35 joint venture partners will work with the National Technical Information Service to help federal agencies improve their data access, interoperability, search and services.
Cities have taken the lead on sensor systems, but experts say the federal potential is immense -- if security improves sufficiently.
City leaders need real-time visibility across their entire project portfolio to help them better plan, build and operate their smart city.
An artificial-intelligence-powered sensor network will better managing the timing of traffic lights and crosswalk signals.
The Green Bank radio telescope allows researchers to see astronomical phenomena often invisible or hidden in the electromagnetic spectrum.
To reduce data-cleaning mistakes, ActiveClean takes humans out of the two most error-prone steps of data cleaning: finding dirty data and updating the model.
Benefit Assist sifts through tax information to help determine a person’s eligibility for benefits from programs such as the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, Medicaid and Medicare.
Today’s networked and publicly available weather data makes decisions about issuing weather warnings transparent.
DARPA, FEMA, NGA, Prince George's County, New Jersey's Parole Board and the Ark-Tex Council of Governments take top honors.