Let Lonely Mountains: Downhill Take Your Breath Away

Lonely Mountains: Downhill opens not with the screech of rubber but a jangling Alpen cowbell. A mountain-biking avatar dressed in blue stands at the top of a trail clutching their handlebars. The landscape around them is serene: Butterflies hover, and clouds skirt across grass. Then, as they set off, the wind rattles and the chain … Read more Let Lonely Mountains: Downhill Take Your Breath Away

Justice Authorities Should Stop Fearing Artificial Intelligence: Study AI & Surroundings

Illustration by da zheng via Flickr It’s “misleading and counterproductive” to block the use of machine-learning algorithms in the justice system on the grounds that some of them may be subject to racial bias, according to a forthcoming study in the American Criminal Law Review. The use of artificial intelligence by judges, prosecutors, police and … Read more Justice Authorities Should Stop Fearing Artificial Intelligence: Study AI & Surroundings

Microsoft unveils its most secure laptop yet and it’s powered by AMD Ryzen Surface Laptop 4 with AMD Ryzen Mobile Processor

Microsoft has announced that its adding another business laptop to its lineup of Secured-core PCs with the unveiling of the all-new Surface Laptop 4 powered by AMD Ryzen Mobile Processors. The software giant’s Secured-core PC initiative first launched back in 2019 and so far Dell, Dynabook, Getac, HP, Lenovo, Fujitsu, Acer, Asus, Panasonic and Microsoft … Read more Microsoft unveils its most secure laptop yet and it’s powered by AMD Ryzen Surface Laptop 4 with AMD Ryzen Mobile Processor

Flawed data is putting people with disabilities at risk

Cat Noone Contributor Cat Noone is a product designer, co-founder and CEO of Stark — a startup with a mission to make the world’s software accessible. Her focus is on bringing to life products and technology that maximize access to the world’s latest innovations. Data isn’t abstract — it has a direct impact on people’s … Read more Flawed data is putting people with disabilities at risk