Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Machine learning branches out

Much artificial-intelligence research is concerned with finding statistical correlations between variables: What combinations of visible features indicate the presence of a particular object in a digital ...

Nov 14, 2013 5 / 5 (6) 1 | with audio podcast

An economist with a goal

Soccer puts a smile on Jonathan Tebes' face, but a mention of economics or international development—or better yet, both at once—will keep him talking animatedly for hours. An MIT senior majoring in economics ...

Nov 13, 2013 1 / 5 (1) 0