Database trends: Why you need a ledger database

The problem: The auto dealer can’t sell the car without being paid. The bank doesn’t want…

What the complex math of fire modeling tells us about the future of California’s forests

Pioneering scientists like Rothermel dealt with this intractable problem by ignoring it. Instead, they searched for…

Salesforce leads $15M investment in Asian HR tech platform Darwinbox

Darwinbox, which operates a cloud-based human resource management platform, has raised $15 million in a new…

Parler’s amateur coding could come back to haunt Capitol Hill rioters

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Language AI is really heating up

In just a short number of years, deep learning algorithms have evolved to be able to…

Worried about your firm’s AI ethics? These startups are here to help.

Parity is among a growing crop of startups promising organizations ways to develop, monitor, and fix…

The attack on the Capitol sparked a tense debate among online extremism researchers about crowdsourced efforts to identify the rioters and “ethical doxxing” (Issie Lapowsky/Protocol)

A look at the raging debate inside Wikipedia, where neutrality is prized above all, on what…

UK’s Bloom & Wild raises $102M to seed its flower delivery service across Europe

Bloom & Wild, a London-based startup that takes an updated and online approach to the very…

The NSA warns enterprises to beware of third-party DNS resolvers

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Incoming White House science and technology leader on AI, diversity, and society

Technologies like artificial intelligence and human genome editing “reveal and reflect even more about the complex…