Informatics

New tool using Facebook data shows worldwide gender gap

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This tool produces a metric, called the Facebook Gender Divide, based on the aggregate statistics of almost ...

The future of eye diseases with artificial intelligence

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Over the last several years, the prevalence of diabetes in adults in the UK has risen sharply, ...

New software, HyperTools, transforms complex data into visualizable shapes

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  HANOVER, N.H. – May 7, 2018 – Every dataset in the observable universe has a fundamental ...

Apps for children should emphasize parent and child choice, researchers ...

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  The average preschooler watches more than three hours of TV, film and other video programming each ...

Man vs. machine?

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The ‘deep learning’ computers in Anant Madabhushi’s diagnostic imaging lab at Case Western Reserve University routinely defeat ...

How self-driving cars could shrink parking lots

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  New U of T Engineering research shows that adoption of self-driving cars — also known as ...

To Improve smartphone privacy, control access to third-party libraries

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PITTSBURGH– Smartphone apps that share users’ locations, contacts and other sensitive information with third parties often do ...

New software can detect when people text and drive

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Computer algorithms developed by engineering researchers at the University of Waterloo can accurately determine when drivers are ...

Algorithm uses Instagram posts to advise tourists on attractions most ...

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Programmers from ITMO University created a computer algorithm that allows tourists to find places of interest that ...

Too much information can be a good thing

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In the world of health care, the phrase “too much information” — or TMI — can be ...