Amid reckoning on police racism, algorithm bias in focus

Amid reckoning on police racism, algorithm bias in focus

Sun, Jul 5, 2020 - 10:20 am

A wave of protests over law enforcement abuses has highlighted concerns over artificial intelligence programs like facial recognition which critics say may reinforce racial bias.

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Air France, Hop! to shed 7,580 jobs: management

Air France, Hop! to shed 7,580 jobs: management

Fri, Jul 3, 2020 - 9:14 pm

Air France management said Friday it planned to eliminate 7,580 jobs at the airline and its regional unit Hop! by the end of 2022 because of the coronavirus crisis.

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UK, Indian firm salvage satellite operator Oneweb

UK, Indian firm salvage satellite operator Oneweb

Fri, Jul 3, 2020 - 9:13 pm

The UK government and Indian telecoms giant Bharti are to take control of the collapsed satellite firm Oneweb, they said Friday, as Britain seeks to expand its post-Brexit space capabilility.

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Fuji envisions 400TB tape drive

Fuji envisions 400TB tape drive

Fri, Jul 3, 2020 - 4:10 pm

Fujifilm announced a technological breakthrough that will allow it to construct a massive 400 terabyte tape cartridge by the end of the decade.

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As the coronavirus spread, two social media communities drifted apart

As the coronavirus spread, two social media communities drifted apart

Fri, Jul 3, 2020 - 1:10 pm

On Feb. 11, 2020, the World Health Organization put a name to the mysterious respiratory disease spreading with alarming speed around the globe: COVID-19.

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A completely new plasmonic chip for ultrafast data transmission using light

A completely new plasmonic chip for ultrafast data transmission using light

Fri, Jul 3, 2020 - 1:10 pm

Researchers from ETH Zurich have achieved what scientists have been attempting to do for some 20 years: in their laboratory work as part of European Horizon 2020 research projects, they have manufactured a chip on which fast electronic signals can be converted directly into ultrafast light signals—with practically no loss of signal quality. This represents a significant breakthrough in terms of the efficiency of optical communication infrastructures that use light to transmit data, such as fiber optic networks.

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