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Amazon Is Pushing Facial Technology That a Study Says Could Be Biased

ImageDeborah Raji, a college student, helped Joy Buolamwini of the M.I.T. Media Lab test facial technologies from Amazon, IBM, Microsoft, Face++ and Kairos.CreditCreditJaime Hogge for The New York Times SectionsSkip to contentSkip to site index Amazon Is Pushing Facial Technology That a Study Says Could Be Biased In new tests, Amazon’s system had more difficulty […]

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ZSpace’s laptop brings education to life with its own 3D technology

Previous Next Mixed reality technology often requires an additional headset and either a compatible smartphone or a powerful PC to run it. The ZSpace laptop, aimed at students, educators, and healthcare providers, brings augmented and virtual reality to the user through a mix of specialized 3D screen technology and lightweight glasses, making mixed reality content […]

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Corner Office: Sundar Pichai of Google: ‘Technology Doesn’t Solve Humanity’s Problems’

ImageSundar Pichai, CEO of Google, last week.CreditCreditErik Tanner for The New York Times SectionsSkip to contentSkip to site index corner office Sundar Pichai of Google: ‘Technology Doesn’t Solve Humanity’s Problems’ Growing up in India, he slept on the floor of a house without a refrigerator. Today, the chief executive is steering Google through the most […]

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‘Weaponized Ad Technology’: Facebook’s Moneymaker Gets a Critical Eye

‘Weaponized Ad Technology’: Facebook’s Moneymaker Gets a Critical Eye ImageGovernment officials, researchers and advertising executives have warned that microtargeting tools, like the kind Facebook offers, can be exploited to polarize and manipulate voters.CreditRichard Drew/Associated Press By Natasha Singer Aug. 16, 2018 Facebook has made a mint by enabling advertisers to identify and reach the very […]

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Eve Technology Eve V review

Research Center: Eve Technology Eve V In February 2015, Eve Technology decided to create the world’s first crowdsourced 2-in-1. The concept? To build a machine based entirely on input from the Eve community. The result is the Eve V, a clear competitor to the Microsoft Surface Pro. It was delayed due to some manufacturing setbacks, […]