natural language processing
AI Can Be Fooled With One Misspelled Word
When artificial intelligence is dumb.
How NASA’s Forgotten Search Engine for Moon Rocks Boosted AI
One small search engine for lunar rocks led to one giant search engine for mankind.
It’s Our Fault That AI Thinks White Names Are More 'Pleasant' Than Black Names
A new study reveals some unsettling trends in our mechanical friends.
How Machine Learning Will Change Our Relationship to Food
Quantifying what we eat is hard even for computers.
These Computer Scientists Are Making a ‘Global Map of Sexism’
The Oxford Internet Institute launches a computational look at the Everyday Sexism Project.
Artificial Intelligence Meets Its Latest Nemesis: Eighth Grade Science Questions
The Allen Institute launches a new contest that requires machines to use reasoning.
IBM's Watson Now Helps People Who Need a Supercomputer to Understand Memes
You know who these people are.
What 24,000 Facebook Confession Posts Tell Us About College
It’s not all about partying and academics at Tufts.
Evolutionary History Will Soon Be Written by Machines
Natural language processing comes to paleontology.