Journalism and computer science students from the latest “collaborative innovation” class at Northwestern will unveil nine new technology prototypes this week — and you can see the demos in person or via a live stream on Wednesday.
In July and August, DHHS officials downplayed widespread technical problems with the state's new food stamp system, prompting frustration from social services directors and building up a massive backlog of cases.
“Creative” machines are already here. There are composition programs that write original music, data analysis programs that produce original news reports, and artistic robots that create original paintings.
Business Insider Breaking a story that moves the market is among several factors considered in bonuses for reporters at Bloomberg News. On Wednesday, Julia La Roche reported on the story for Business Insider.
Over the last six months, I’ve been working to create the Data & Society Research Institute to address the social, technical, ethical, legal, and policy issues that are emerging because of data-centric technological development.
In the complex world of Citizens United, where a single organization may operate a PAC, a super PAC and a social welfare group that spends on politics but doesn't disclose its donors, it takes many tools for those trying to follow the money.