Health time bomb on remote British island where 75 per cent of population are overweight

The remote British island of St Helena is overweight or obese. The volcanic outpost in the South Atlantic has a population of just 4,534 yet many people suffer from chronic…

artificial intelligence at the service of translation

Science fiction has imagined it for decades. Translation in real time Directly to the ear is now possible thanks to the latest advances in artificial intelligence, which allow a fluid…

2019 will deepen the technological interconnection

Although it is already a fact that no individual company and no industry can be considered disconnected from the digital world, this year will mark an increase in integration and…

A connected nail to monitor your health

Taking any object or any other simple gesture of everyday life can learn a lot about the condition of the muscles and the health of a patient. To track the…

How cats teach this robot to be smarter - CNN

(CNN Business) – In a photo session in a cozy café in San Francisco, the models took funny positions. Some were lying on the cushions, their limbs had languidly opened.…

"Racism, misogyny and homophobia" thrive on Twitter - TVA News

Amnesty International reported on Monday the lack of regulation of the Twitter social network, a place where "racism, misogyny and homophobia" flourish "without control", after conducting an extensive survey on…

Learned in lessons: KI plays chess, Go & Shogi as world champion - WinFuture

Advances in AI research remain impressive. With AlphaZero a system has been developed that has taught itself the classics of the strategy game Chess, Go and Shogi in no time…

Artificial intelligence "draws" the city in real time: video - Vesti.Hi-tech

The company Nvidia has developed a "hybrid graphic system" based on artificial intelligence, able to draw urban landscapes in real time. Trained in a video shot in the real world,…

The former Sierra On-Line dev publishes the original source codes on eBay - Gamasutra

Former developer and creator of Sierra On-Line of Leisure Suit Larry games Al Lowe is listing the original source code for the games on which he worked at eBay, with…

In Video Debut, CIMON the ISS Robot Throws an Unexpected Tantrum - Gizmodo

The ISS robot CIMON.GIF: ESA / Gizmodo In terms of glitchy behavior, we're not quite at HAL 9000 levels just quite yet-but during the debut demonstration of the International Space…