MIT researchers make buildings smart enough to 'sense' internal damage over time

MIT researchers have developed a new computational model for buildings that analyzes ambient vibrations and uses these insights to monitor for damage or mechanical stress.

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West Point taps artificial intelligence to help cadets negotiate

A company that sells software that analyzes the human voice and touts the virtues of empathy, rapport and emotional intelligence is joining forces with West Point United States Military Academy in an effort to help cadets become better negotiators.

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AppleInsider podcast digs into Apple's fight for encryption

Article Image This week, the AppleInsider podcast analyzes the far reaching implications of a federal court order — one that would see Apple undermine its own iOS encryption protocols to assist an FBI investigation.

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Apple acquires social search startup Spotsetter focusing on place, restaurant recommendations

Spotsetter, a Silicon Valley startup that analyzes a user’s social circle to surface more relevant recommendations for things like places to visit or new restaurants to try, is said to have been acquired by Apple for an unknown sum.



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