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Inspired by brain’s visual cortex, new AI utterly wrecks CAPTCHA security

[ad_1] Enlarge / A representation of how physically close feature recognition units are built hierarchically to create an object hypothesis. Vicarious AI Computer algorithms have gotten much better at recognizing patterns, like specific animals or people’s faces, allowing software to automatically categorize large image collections. But we’ve come to rely on some things that computers […]

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Inspired by brain’s visual cortex, new AI utterly wrecks CAPTCHA security

[ad_1] Enlarge / A representation of how physically close feature recognition units are built hierarchically to create an object hypothesis. Vicarious AI Computer algorithms have gotten much better at recognizing patterns, like specific animals or people’s faces, allowing software to automatically categorize large image collections. But we’ve come to rely on some things that computers […]

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Inspired by brain’s visual cortex, new AI utterly wrecks CAPTCHA security

[ad_1] Enlarge / A representation of how physically close feature recognition units are built hierarchically to create an object hypothesis. Vicarious AI Computer algorithms have gotten much better at recognizing patterns, like specific animals or people’s faces, allowing software to automatically categorize large image collections. But we’ve come to rely on some things that computers […]

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US Government Accountability Office argues for acting on climate change

[ad_1] Enlarge / A recent drought in Texas, which led to agricultural losses, has been tied to our warming planet. The US Government Accountability Office is a nonpartisan organization that performs analysis and investigations for the Senate and House. Recently, two senators—Maine Republican Susan Collins and Washington Democrat Maria Cantwell—asked it to look into what […]

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US Government Accountability Office argues for acting on climate change

[ad_1] Enlarge / A recent drought in Texas, which led to agricultural losses, has been tied to our warming planet. The US Government Accountability Office is a nonpartisan organization that performs analysis and investigations for the Senate and House. Recently, two senators—Maine Republican Susan Collins and Washington Democrat Maria Cantwell—asked it to look into what […]

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US Government Accountability Office argues for acting on climate change

[ad_1] Enlarge / A recent drought in Texas, which led to agricultural losses, has been tied to our warming planet. The US Government Accountability Office is a nonpartisan organization that performs analysis and investigations for the Senate and House. Recently, two senators—Maine Republican Susan Collins and Washington Democrat Maria Cantwell—asked it to look into what […]

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How Jane Goodall became Jane Goodall

[ad_1] Jane Goodall is an astonishing figure in many ways. Starting with no formal training and using controversial methods, she made astonishing breakthroughs in understanding the social behavior of chimpanzees and thus understanding ourselves. She managed to become an extremely rare species: a scientist who was also a media darling. And, after dedicating many years […]