Making life a little easier after loss It’s difficult after losing a limb to become accustomed to prosthetics. It’s obviously very different than the limb a person lost, one that naturally and easily responds to what the brain tells it to do. With innovations in prosthetics, however, ease of use is on the rise. By using machine learning, researchers are able to significantly smooth out prosthetic movements and better interpret brain signals.
The environment and technology are sometimes at odds, but they don’t always have to be. New technologies can help protect and save our environment. Here are four ways technology is working to do just that. Rainforest Connection The Brazilian Tembé people live on and own land in the rainforest. In recent years, they’ve had to work hard to patrol their lands and stop invaders from cutting down their trees. Around
6 Ways AI Is Making the World a More Secure Place By Natalie Daelemans Home Security Cameras There are lots of companies out there selling home security systems designed to keep your house safe from intruders. However, the cameras these systems use can be pretty limited. They detect motion and pick up sounds, but then send alerts to you—the human—to sort through notifications that could be potential threats or could
5 Steps to Finding Love with the Help of AI By Natalie Daelemans We’re all searching for love. What if artificial intelligence could help you meet that special someone? Step 1. Put Your Best “Selfie” out There Online dating has become a popular platform for putting yourself out there and meeting new people. Your online dating profile is the first thing potential dates will come across, so you need to
Taking photographs of yourself, your family, you friends, your vacations, your food, and a host of other things is possible because you don’t have to pay for film anymore. We all know this. With the explosion of digital memories and documentation of almost every aspect of your life, you now have a lot of information tucked away, and many artificial intelligence applications are aiming at identifying what is in them,