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Here’s what facial recognition regulation should look like, according to Microsoft
Smith also debuted Microsoft's six principles for use of the technology.
Facial recognition algorithms are getting a lot better, NIST study finds
The technology has undergone an "industrial revolution" in the past five years.
Help IARPA develop better activity detection algorithms for long video
Video surveillance creates a lot of data. But then what?
NIST challenge targets better de-identification techniques for public data
The agency is worried about "linkage attacks," where hackers collate a bunch of datasets to glean personally identifiable information from otherwise anonymized data.
The Trump administration is bullish on tech transfer
"Tomorrow's great new technologies come from today's basic research," Deputy U.S. CTO Michael Kratsios said at an event on Thursday.
NIST wants telecom drones that can fly longer and carry more gear. Can you help?
A new Challenge.gov challenge asks participants to build a drone tailored to first responders' needs.