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  • Another great leap for GPS?

    Another great leap for GPS?

    Researchers have found a way to let low-power mobile devices pinpoint their location to within a few centimeters.

  • NASA putting humans on Mars (virtually)

    NASA putting humans on Mars (virtually)

    The Mars 2030 virtual-reality game will let users explore the Red Planet without leaving their own homes.

  • The Emerging Technology and Entrepreneurship Complex

    New York to build emerging tech R&D center

    The Emerging Technology and Entrepreneurship Complex on the University of Albany campus will provide the state’s technology industry with more resources to drive economic growth.

  • cities respond to DOT smart cities challenge

    77 cities respond to Smart City Challenge

    The winner of the Department of Transportation’s Smart City Challenge will receive more than $50 million in funding and support to improve its transportation network.

  • Reverse engineering neural nets to improve machine learning

    Reverse-engineering the brain to improve machine learning

    Researchers are working to decipher how the brain’s visual system processes information in hopes of advancing machine learning algorithms and computer vision.

  • Skin sensing camera

    AF prototypes skin-sensing camera

    The system developed at the Air Force Institute of Technology detects melanin to differentiate human skin from other materials.

  • students study swarm robotics at Robotarium

    Georgia Tech offers a robotics co-op to researchers

    The Robotarium would give researchers remote access to expensive equipment on which to test swarm robotics software.

  • Microsoft

    Microsoft tests undersea data center pod

    Project Natick reflects Microsoft’s pursuit of sustainable data center solutions that offer lower cooling costs and less latency.

  • Are we thinking about artificial intelligence all wrong?

    Are we thinking about artificial intelligence all wrong?

    Computer scientist Jerry Kaplan talks about automation and its implications for many government functions

  • Road to driverless vehicles paved with risk

    Road to driverless vehicles paved with risk

    Questions on safety standards and cybersecurity still need to be answered before connected and autonomous vehicles make their way onto the nations roadways.

  • The Naval Research Lab is testing a mathematical formula to help autonomous sail drones find thermals.

    There's an algorithm for everything, it seems

    The latest example: The Naval Research Lab is testing a mathematical formula to help autonomous sail drones find thermals.

  • What does it take to build agile robots?

    What does it take to build agile robots?

    The Agile Robotics for Industrial Automation Competition aims to make industrial robots more capable, versatile, collaborative and easier to program.

  • IARPA preps for human-machine forecasting, design tools for superconducting computers

    IARPA preps for human-machine forecasting, design tools for superconducting computers

    At two upcoming proposers’ days, researchers can learn about the Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity’s plans to optimize human-machine forecasting and to build tools that will enable development of a superconducting computer.

  • NASA, Esri speed delivery of cloud-based imagery data

    NASA, Esri speed delivery of cloud-based imagery data

    Using image-compression technology with a meta raster format that breaks files into three parts that can be cached separately, users not only get faster performance but also lower storage requirements.

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  • Social media: Tip of the recruitment spear?

    Social media: Tip of the recruitment spear?


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