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  • This disinfection robot could reduce the spread of infectious diseases — Strictly Robots
    September 23, 2020

    The SEIT-UV is an autonomous robot that uses UV light to curb the spread of diseases. Read more…More about Health, Robots, Mashable Video, Strictly Robots, and Covid 19

  • This cuddly, breathing robot can improve your sleep — Future Blink
    September 21, 2020

    Somnox is a robot designed to reduce stress and improve sleep. It does so via features such as customized sounds and breathing regulators.  Read more…More about Tech, Robots, Mashable Video, Sleep, and Future Blink

  • Twitter to investigate apparent racial bias in photo previews
    September 20, 2020

    The first look a Twitter user gets at a tweet might be an unintentionally racially biased one. Twitter said Sunday that it would investigate whether the neural network that selects which part of an image to show in a photo preview favors showing the faces of white people over Black people.  The trouble started over the weekend when Twitter users posted several examples of how, in an image featuring a photo of a Black person and a photo of a white person, Twitter's preview of the photo in th …

  • YouTube puts human content moderators back to work
    September 20, 2020

    The humans are tagging in. YouTube is re-assigning the work of content moderation to more actual humans, Neal Mohan, YouTube’s chief product officer, told the Financial Times. At the start of the pandemic, YouTube had to reduce the staff and workload of in-office human moderators. So rather relying on that 10,000-person workforce, the company gave broader content moderation power to automated systems that are be able to recognize videos with harmful content and remove them immediately.  That led …

  • Up your photography game with this camera device — Future Blink
    September 18, 2020

    The Arsenal 2 can set up optimal settings for your shot by using AI and computational photography. Read more…More about Tech, Photography, Mashable Video, Ai, and Future Blink