AI can help spot when correlation does mean causation

2 years ago — Long Read

New Artificial Intelligence (AI) tech has been developed that can merge overlapping and incomplete medical datasets to determine which variables are causative. How artificial intelligence tackles establishing causation from correlation...

A Researcher has created an algorithm to remove the water from underwater photos

2 years ago — Quick Read

A new algorithm can now counteract the distorting impact of water on photography.

AI ‘locked in’ person to write with his mind

2 years ago — Quick Read

A team of researchers have managed to double the speed at which paralyzed people can communicate by allowing them to simply 'imagine' writing with their hand. The experiment aimed to...

Linking brains to computers: how new implants are helping us achieve this goal

2 years ago — Quick Read

Cyborgs are no longer science fiction. The field of brain-machine interfaces (BMI) – which use electrodes, often implanted into the brain, to translate neuronal information into commands capable of controlling...

AI and robots will help safeguard our offshore energy infrastructure in the future

2 years ago — Quick Read

The modern world depends on the smooth provision of vital services such as energy, transportation, telecommunications, food, water and healthcare. But the systems underpinning these sectors are increasingly complex and...

Silicon Valley wants to read your mind – should you be worried?

2 years ago — Quick Read

Not content with monitoring almost everything you do online, Facebook now wants to read your mind as well. The social media giant recently announced a breakthrough in its plan to...