Robots and computer programs can help with social distancing and food delivery, but have been less helpful in developing a vaccine.
Software suggested an arthritis drug might quell an out-of-control immune response that damages the lungs. Now it’s being tested in a clinical trial.
More than 2,000 papers have been published about the virus since December. It will take some smart algorithms to mine insights from them.
New artificial intelligence techniques can spot patterns not only in 2D images but on spheres and other curved surfaces, lifting AI out of “flatland.”
A study shows the risks of making decisions using data that reflects inequities in American society.