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PHOTOS: I ate in Haidilao’s new S$888 VIP room that has an exclusive light show – but it wasn’t worth the price

Honestly, you'd probably have a better time sitting with everyone else.

These clothes use outlandish designs to trick facial recognition software into thinking you’re not human

Privacy-focused designers, academics, and activists have designed wearable accessories and clothes meant to thwart facial recognition tech.

Airbnb has patented software that digs through social media to root out people who display ‘narcissism or psychopathy’

Airbnb has faced an uphill battle to screen people using its app amid reports of guests' rowdy parties and long-term scams run by hosts.
DeepMind and Google's AI identifies cancer in a patient's scan.

Google’s DeepMind created an AI for spotting breast cancer that can outperform human radiologists

The AI was trained on two datasets of mammogram scans from the US and the UK, then pitted against six radiologists.

5 failed tech predictions for the 2010s that didn’t work out

Futurists and scientists had high hopes for the 2010s, but some areas, like augmented reality, haven't quite lived up to the hype.

Cryptocurrency and virtual reality are among the most ‘overhyped’ startup trends, according to founders and employees

Startup founders and employees are fed up with the hype over cryptocurrency, machine learning, and virtual reality, according to a new survey.

Facial-recognition technology has a racial-bias problem, according to a new landmark federal study

The study found that black people and Asian people were up to 100 times as likely to produce a false positive than white men.
Robert Downey Jr hosts YouTube's new documentary about AI.

YouTube’s new documentary demystifying artificial intelligence features Robert Downey Jr. and an AI baby

The stated aim of "The Age of AI" is to demystify misconceptions about AI, and showcases bizarre new technologies.

An adorable robot dog could help comfort people with Alzheimer’s and dementia

The cyber puppy responds to different types of touch and sound by wagging its tail, barking, and snuggling.
Instagram boss Adam Mosseri.

Instagram is rolling out an anti-bullying tool that detects offensive captions

Instagram says the tool forms part of its 'long-term commitment to lead the fight against online bullying.'