Google on Monday announced TensorFlow, a new machine learning system that is being utilized throughout Google’s line of products.
The new system is “faster, smarter, and more flexible” than the previous
Boston Children’s Hospital is harnessing IBM’s Watson supercomputer to help doctors identify possible options for the diagnosis and treatment of rare pediatric diseases.
Initially, Watson will analyze massive volumes of scientific
In the Disruptive Podcast series, Terrence McNally speaks directly with Wyss Institute researchers, exploring what motivates them and how they envision our future as might be impacted by their disruptive
Cinemagoers have long been fascinated by fictional robots, but they’re not usually realistic — until now. Thanks to technological advancements, some of the classic movie robots are now a realistic possibility.
This past September, the NCCR Digital Fabrication welcomed Jim Drury from Reuters TV. In this 2 minute video on the autonomous construction robot, the “In situ Fabricator” (IF). Drury captures relevant questions regarding
By Adam Conner-Simons, MIT CSAIL
A researcher from MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab (CSAIL) has developed an obstacle-detection system that allows a drone to autonomously dip, dart and dive
Joe’s Crab Shack seafood chain is following in the footsteps of other restaurants, such as Danny Meyer's Union Square Hospitality Group, and dropping tips for servers.
Wages will be raised and begin at $14 an hour, but pay will vary based on each server's past performance, according to
Their family business helped fuel the city's building boom. Now, the descendants of the Atawalt family are selling their Craftsman estate for $11.25 million in Los Angeles.
Owned by Richard and Patricia Atawalt since it was built in 1965, the home
If you're prepping your home for an open house, you already know it's important to polish how your home looks inside. But many sellers overlook the outside of their home -- and if you neglect that, you could miss out on potential offers. Lots of
If you're the type who can't pick (and stick with) a color scheme for your home, this modern marvel in Paradise Valley, AZ, might be your dream home.
Designed by Steven Holl and listed for $2.5 million, the two-bedroom, three-bathroom
Outback Steakhouse’s Bloomin’ Onion is one of the most legendary chain restaurant dishes ever invented. While today there are knockoffs at plenty of other chains, including Chili’s Awesome Blossom and Lone Star’s Texas Rose, the Bloomin’ Onion, which was invented by Outback founder Tim Gannon,
Mortgage interest is a double-edged sword. On one hand, it's a tax-deductible expense, but it is also, by and large, the heaviest cost of homeownership.
Of course, deciphering how much interest you have left to pay off on a mortgage can be tricky. Here are a
Most Chick-fil-A locations across the country will be offering free meals to veterans and active-duty members on Veterans Day.
But one Georgia location is honoring veterans with a “Missing Man Table.”
Customer Eric Comfort shared this photo on Facebook of the table at a location in Marietta.
NBA legend John Havlicek has listed his Weston, MA, home -- and its All-Star former occupant isn't the only selling point. The five-bedroom, 6,000-square-foot home features a number of superstar additions, from a detached three-car garage to a saltwater in-ground pool.
McDonald’s is getting an Italian-style menu shake up with the roll out of mozzarella sticks across the U.S. next year.
According to Business Insider, McDonald's US President Mike Andres announced the new menu item at an investors’ meeting Tuesday in New York City.
In what might be a real-life case of "Fast and Furious," authorities are hunting for a white 2015 Lamborghini Aventador Convertible worth $450,000 that was last seen on the streets of New York City on October 28.
Now Pinkerton, the legendary private detective agency, is offering