Smaller, faster, greener | EurekAlert! Science News

When you think about your carbon footprint, what comes to mind? Driving and flying, probably. Perhaps home energy consumption or those daily Amazon deliveries. But what about watching Netflix or having Zoom meetings? Ever thought about the carbon footprint of … Read more

Colleges That Require Coronavirus Screening Tech Struggle to Say Whether It Works

Earlier than the College of Idaho welcomed college students again to campus final fall, it made a giant guess on new virus-screening expertise. The college spent $90,000 putting in temperature-scanning stations, which seem like airport steel detectors, in entrance of … Read more

Strap on a HoloLens and Step Into the AR Conference Room

When Microsoft’s Alex Kipman logged on to our assembly final week, he confirmed up as a cartoon avatar standing someplace between my cluttered desk and a kitchen crammed with outdated home equipment. This holographic model of Kipman by some means … Read more

google: AI panel led by former Google CEO urges US to boost tech skills amid China’s rise

An artificial intelligence commission led by former Google CEO Eric Schmidt is urging the U.S. to boost its AI skills to counter China, including by pursuing “AI-enabled” weapons – something that Google itself has shied away from on ethical grounds. … Read more