Affectiva’s AI hears your anger in 1.2 seconds

Amazon’s Alexa can hit upon whispered speech — that’s the way it is aware of when to whisper again. However what about AI that’s able to sussing out frustration? Input MIT Media Lab by-product Affectiva’s neural community, SoundNet, which is able to classify anger from audio information in as low …

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Brazil's dams: A disaster waiting to happen?

As mines in Brazil combat to cater for the sector’s rising call for for metals similar to metal, large quantities of poisonous waste are being produced. The most affordable option to cast off this sludge is in dumping-grounds, sealed with a dam. In January, this kind of dams collapsed and …

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