“Smart” digital bionic leg helps the disabled to walk better

“If you have seen the “Terminator”, something like that was”, ‎ ‎says Kerry Finn -60-year-old driver from Utah, USA- describing the ‎‎bionic leg‎‎ that he acquired as part ‎‎of a researchers’ program at the University of Utah.‎‎ The 60-year-old lost his left leg due to angiopathy caused by diabetes, and was one of the 10 Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

‎New artificial intelligence system detects small brain hemorrhages better than radiologists‎

Researchers in the US developed a new artificial intelligence algorithm, which manages better than experienced radiologists in detecting small cerebral bleeding.‎‎ This development is expected to ‎‎help physicians in the future to diagnose and better treat patients with head injuries, strokes and aneurysms.‎ The new system can relieve radiologists from a heavy workload, as artificial Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

‎”Pythia” reads better than people half-ruined ancient Greek inscriptions‎

Researchers at Deep Mind, Google’s subsidiary artificial Intelligence company‎‎, led by a Greek, have created “Pythia”, a “smart” system that seems to do better than people expert at reading half-destroyed inscriptions in ancient Greek. The fully automated system, the first of its kind in the world, fills in the missing words by making alternative suggestions, Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

“Smart” T-shirt monitors breathing, heart, lungs

A “smart” T-shirt that accurately monitors breathing and lung function by sensing chest and abdominal movements was presented by Dutch researchers at an international conference of the European Pulmonary Society in Madrid. The‎ ‎innovative T-shirt called “Hexoskin“ which sends data online in a mobile app, can be utilized in patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

Art in a Sec makes your pet a painting portrait!

Anyone who has a ‎‎pet‎‎ knows very well that the beloved animal is a member of the family. Honoring this, he can now -with the help of ‎‎artificial intelligence-‎‎ capture the personality of the cat or his dog in an artistic way.‎ On the ‎‎Art in a Sec‎‎ website, choosing from hundreds of visual effects, Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

‎The smarter our home is, the less satisfied we are!‎

The more “smart” electronic devices one has at home, the less satisfied he is. This is the conclusion of a new study by Greek Diaspora researchers, focusing on new gadgets of smart homes, finding that ultimately most people feel rather better when they have only a few such devices around them. The study also found Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

Artificial intelligence predicts which films will succeed and which not

The anxiety of the actors, director and production company about whether their film will do well in the box office when it is released may be diminished in the future, as artificial intelligence promises to reduce uncertainty (and) in this area. On the other hand, some films will probably never be shot if the forecast Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

Plato: Uber researchers’ smart interactive systems platform (led by Greek)

“Plato” is the name of the platform for intelligent interactive systems developed by Uber artificial intelligence researchers in the US, led by a Greek scientist. Smart interactive systems have been significantly developed in recent decades, with the most prominent example being the smart personal digital assistants (type “Siri” or “Cortana”), which tend to become essential Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

Will human brains merge into the cloud sometime?

The age of the Internet of Things is rising, when all machines and objects, both fixed and moving, will be “smart” and will communicate with one another behind the back of people. Artificial intelligence and the development of fifth generation (5G) networks are the two key technologies that drive developments in this direction. But some Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

‎Web application converts selfies to classic portraits‎

The whole planet has rushed to see through “FaceApp” what its face will be when the years go, but there are applications that respect your privacy. In the case of “aiportraits.com”, Artificial Intelligence undertakes to change the image of your face so that it looks like a classic portrait. This portrait follows the use of Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …