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open Sign of the times: Mirai botnet strain fine-tunes itself to infect digital signage, projectors 4
open First, Google touts $150 AI dev kit. Now, Nvidia's peddling a $99 Nano for GPU ML tinkerers. Do we hear $50? $50? 6
open We don't want to be Latch key-less kids: NYC tenants sue landlords for bunging IoT 'smart' lock on their front door 19
open Brouhaha over IBM using Flickr faces for AI training, big trouble in not-so-little China for Microsoft, and more 12
open Let's face it. We need to face up to facing off with face-recog tech, say US senators: Bipartisan AI privacy law proposed 15
open If you're worried that quantum computers will crack your crypto, don't be – at least, not for a decade or so. Here's why 55
open Let's see. Translation, facial recognition, running people over... What else can AI do? Ah yes, predict planet mass 4
open Don't be too shocked, but it looks as though these politicians have actually got their act together on IoT security 32
open Nonprofit OpenAI looks at the bill to craft a Holy Grail AGI, gulps, spawns commercial arm to bag investors' mega-bucks 7
By DougS
open Strewth! Apoplectic Aussies threaten to blast noisy Google delivery drones out of the sky 62
open Remember the OpenAI text spewer that was too dangerous to release? Fear not, boffins have built a BS detector for it 42
open Racist self-driving car scare debunked, inside AI black boxes, Google helps folks go with the TensorFlow... 28
open While this CEO may be stiff, his customers are rather stuffed: Quadriga wallets finally cracked open – nothing inside 88
By rdhood
open Google finally touts $150 pint-sized Linux dev board with Edge TPU AI math copro brains 21
open Nice 'AI solution' you've bought yourself there. Not deploying it direct to users, right? Here's why maybe you shouldn't 18
open Uber won't face criminal charges after its robo-car killed woman crossing street 106
open We sent a Reg vulture to RSA to learn about the future of AI and security. And it's no use. It's bots all the way down 19
By ThatOne
open Don't rage against the machine – wage against the master, says McAfee amid AI havoc fear hype 6
open Two in five 'AI startups' essentially have no AI, mega-survey of nearly 3,000 upstarts finds 36
open Smart home owner? Don't make your crib easy pickings for the smart home pwner 21
open The infamous AI gaydar study was repeated – and, no, code can't tell if you're straight or not just from your face 42
By AK565
open Who likes role-playing? OK, OpenAI puts on its robe and wizard hat... Game bot code released, plus Apple robo-car project blow, and more 4
open UK's beloved RNGesus machine ERNIE goes quantum in 5th iteration 54
open Foldables herald the beginning of the end of the smartphone fetish 107
open How AI could help docs spot mums who hit the sauce too much while creating their version 1.1 4
By Twanky
open Don't mean to alarm you, but Boeing has built an unmanned fighter jet called 'Loyal Wingman' 123
open Cops told live facial recog needs oversight, rigorous trial design, protections against bias 25
open Oooooklahoma, where the AI comes predictin' down the plain: Neural net spins up wind turbine power estimates 3
open Microsoft 'welcomes dialog' over HoloLens use by the military, but doesn't have to listen 40
open This image-recognition neural net can be trained from 1.2 million pictures in the time it takes to make a cup o' tea 31
open Azure IoT heads spacewards to maintain connectivity at the edge, courtesy of Inmarsat 5
open Can you tell real faces from fake AI-created ones? It's tough! Plus: Facebook's chief AI scientist talks hardware 23
open Now you've read about the bonkers world of Elizabeth Holmes, own some Theranos history: Upstart's IT gear for sale 61
open Artificial Intelligence: You know it isn't real, yeah? 186
open What's the frequency, KeNNeth? Neural nets trained to tune in on radar signals to boost future mobe broadband 14
open EPIC demand: It's time for Google to fly the Nest after 'forgetting' to mention home alarm hub has built-in mic 33
open 'We don't want a camera in everyone's living room' says bloke selling cameras in living rooms. Zuckerberg, you moron 60
open Big names hurl millions of pounds at scheme to hoist UK's AI knowhow 13
By brym
open Fool ML once, shame on you. Fool ML twice, shame on... the AI dev? If you can hoodwink one model, you may be able to trick many more 12
open Europe-style 5G standards testing? Consistent definitions? Who the fsck wants that, asks US mobe industry 30
open Just do IoT? We'd walk a mile in someone else's Nike smart sneakers, but they seem to be 'bricked' 63
open Want to create fake web profile pics? This creepy AI tool makes them on demand. Plus predictive policing, and more 30
open Bloke thrown in the cooler for eight years after 3D-printing gun to dodge weapon ban 164
open Blockchain is bullsh!t, prove me wrong meets 'chain gang fans at tech confab 78
open Boss of venerable sect with millions of devoted followers meets boss of venerable sect with... yeah, you get the idea 20
open Roses are red, this is sublime: We fed OpenAI's latest chat bot a classic Reg headline 46
open The Lance Arm-strong of performance-enhanced CPUs: Armv8.1-M arch jams vector math into super-microcontrollers 7
open Object-recognition AI – the dumb program's idea of a smart program: How neural nets are really just looking at textures 44
open Sci-tech committee:'s 27-page biometrics strategy is great... as toilet paper 10
open Prez Trump orders Uncle Sam to step up AI efforts – we all know the White House knows a lot about artificial intelligence 57


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