Fundamentally new approach to ultrasound imaging

North Carolina State University researchers have demonstrated a new technique for creating ultrasound images. The new approach is substantially simpler than existing techniques and could significantly drive down technology costs. “Conventional ultrasound devices have a receiver that detects ultrasonic waves and converts them into an electrical signal, which is then sent to a computer that…Continue Reading

‘Fundamentally flawed’ study describes facial recognition system designed to identify non-binary people

Last Chance: Register for Transform, VB’s AI event of the year, hosted online July 15-17. In a paper published on the preprint server Arxiv.org, coauthors affiliated with Harvard and Autodesk propose enhancing current facial recognition systems’ ability to identify “gender minority subgroups,” such as individuals in the LGBTQ and non-binary communities. The researchers claim the…Continue Reading