YouTube Says Computers Are Catching Problem Videos by DAISUKE WAKABAYASHI


By DAISUKE WAKABAYASHI

The video-sharing site said it took down more than eight million videos in the fourth quarter of 2017. The vast majority were flagged by computers.

Published: April 22, 2018 at 02:00PM

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Chatting Up the Google Assistant by J. D. BIERSDORFER


By J. D. BIERSDORFER

Virtual assistants already have some ability to hold conversations with people, but the technology will get even more talkative.

Published: March 21, 2018 at 02:00PM

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Facial Recognition Is Accurate, if You’re a White Guy by STEVE LOHR


By STEVE LOHR

Commercial software is nearly flawless at telling the gender of white men, a new study says. But not so for darker-skinned women.

Published: February 8, 2018 at 02:00PM

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Amazon Wants to Disrupt Health Care in America. In China, Tech Giants Already Have. by SUI-LEE WEE and PAUL MOZUR


By SUI-LEE WEE and PAUL MOZUR

While the United States is focused on reining in costs, Chinese tech firms are looking to build the hospital of the future using artificial intelligence.

Published: January 30, 2018 at 02:00PM

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IBM May Finally Stop Shrinking. But Is It a Turnaround? by STEVE LOHR


By STEVE LOHR

For five and half years IBM has reported a steady erosion of revenue, a losing streak that analysts predict will end on Thursday.

Published: January 16, 2018 at 02:00PM

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Google Sells A.I. for Building A.I. (Novices Welcome) by CADE METZ


By CADE METZ

With a new cloud-computing service, businesses can build their own artificial intelligence algorithms, even if they have little experience with the technology.

Published: January 16, 2018 at 02:00PM

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