This Amazing Image Algorithm Learns to Spot Objects Without Human Help

It's only a matter of time before things go the way of Skynet, and this new algorithm is a stepping stone along the way: it can learn to identify objects all by itself, with zero human help. Gulp. » 1/16/14 4:55am 1/16/14 4:55am

Future iPhones May Recognize Objects, Faces, Alter Your Voice

If this load of recently filed Apple patents become a reality, your iPhone may become a perfect tool for spies soon, with real world object identification, faces recognition, voice alteration, and text filtering, among other things: » 7/09/09 7:40pm 7/09/09 7:40pm

Cyber Goggles Record and Tag Your World For Future Reference

Straight out of sci-fi and into reality, this pair of "cyber goggles," invented at the University of Tokyo, records everything you see as you wander through the day, then tells you where to find stuff later. » 3/03/08 5:40pm 3/03/08 5:40pm