News tagged: Computer Science
The director of Baidu's fairly large Silicon Valley artificial intelligence (AI) lab, Adam Coates, has left the company. His exit from Baidu was confirmed on his LinkedIn page. He spent his time managing a team of 50 machine learning developers, particular in the area of NLP.
A team at MIT has created the EQ-Radio, a device capable of detecting human emotions using wireless signals. The device comes out of MIT's Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab. With the EQ-Radio, which uses wireless signals to detect your heartbeat.
Researchers at MIT have given artificial intelligence systems hundreds of hours of TV to sift through in order to better understand human behavior. At the school's Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory, TV is used to help the systems predict real human behavior.
The latest budget proposal from the Obama Administration includes $4 billion that'd be dedicated to improving computer science education in public schools. President Obama's budget is for the fiscal year that begins October 1 and the $4 billion would be given to states.
There are foreign language requirements for students looking to enter many colleges in the United States. Soon, it may be possible for computer science to count towards that requirement in Washington. A bill from two state legislators in Washington have put forth a