• Fast computers, 5G networks and radar that passes through walls are bringing ‘vision’ closer to reality

    Seeing through walls has long been a staple of comics and science fiction. Something like it could soon be a reality. Paul Gilligan/Photodisc via Getty Images Aly Fathy, University of Tennessee Fast computers, 5G networks and radar that passes through walls are bringing ‘X-ray vision’ closer to reality Within seconds after reaching a city, earthquakes can …

  • Study shows AI-generated fake reports fool experts

    Study shows AI-generated fake reports fool experts It doesn’t take a human mind to produce misinformation convincing enough to fool experts in such critical fields as cybersecurity. iLexx/iStock via Getty Images Priyanka Ranade, University of Maryland, Baltimore County; Anupam Joshi, University of Maryland, Baltimore County, and Tim Finin, University of Maryland, Baltimore County Takeaways · AIs …

  • Why getting more people with disabilities developing technology is good for everyone

    Why getting more people with disabilities developing technology is good for everyone Accessible technology is better for everyone, and accessible technology benefits when the people who rely on it most help build it. Chris So/Toronto Star via Getty Images Kristen Shinohara, Rochester Institute of Technology and Garreth Tigwell, Rochester Institute of Technology Unless you’re blind or …

  • Here’s how much your personal information is worth to cybercriminals – and what they do with it

    Here’s how much your personal information is worth to cybercriminals – and what they do with it The black market for stolen personal information motivates most data breaches. aleksey-martynyuk/iStock via Getty Images Ravi Sen, Texas A&M University Data breaches have become common, and billions of records are stolen worldwide every year. Most of the media coverage …