Deep learning can almost perfectly predict how ice forms

Researchers have used deep learning techniques to model how ice crystals form in the atmosphere with much higher precision than ever before. Their paper, published this week in PNAS, hints at the potential for the new method to significantly increase the accuracy of weather and climate forecasting. The researchers used deep learning to predict how…

How to craft effective AI policy

A conversation about equity and what it takes to make effective AI policy. This episode was taped before a live audience at MIT Technology Review’s annual AI conference, EmTech Digital. We Meet: Nicol Turner Lee, director of the Center for Technology at the Brookings Institution Anthony Green, producer of the In Machines We Trust podcast…

Researchers bought 5G IoT plans from 10 carriers and found security flaws exposing private SIM card data and, in some cases, large streams of other users’ data (Lily Hay Newman/Wired)

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Researchers bought 5G IoT plans from 10 carriers and found security flaws exposing private SIM card data and, in some cases, large streams of other users’ data  —  New research found troubling vulnerabilities in the 5G platforms carriers offer to wrangle embedded device data.

Daily deals August 11: $50 off iPad Air 5, 16GB Mac mini for $799, $300 off 16-inch MacBook Pro, more

Thursday’s best deals include $120 off a Dell 34-inch curved monitor, $700 off a Samsung 85-inch 4K TV, and much more.

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AppleInsider checks online stores daily to uncover discounts and offers on hardware and other products, including Apple devices, smart TVs, accessories, and other items. The best offers are compiled into our regular list for our readers to use and save money.

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