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New in School: AI-Driven Gun Detection Systems

LAST FEBRUARY, Tim Button got some of the worst news possible: His 15-year-old nephew Luke Hoyer was killed in the school shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. Since that terrible day, many of Luke’s surviving classmates have become prominent voices in the movement for tougher gun laws. But as the face-off over gun…
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Violence Detection in Video Using Computer Vision Techniques

E. Bermejo1 , O. Deniz1 , G. Bueno1 , and R. Sukthankar2 1 E.T.S.I.Industriales, Universidad de Castilla-La Mancha Avda. Camilo Jose Cela s/n, 13071 Ciudad Real, Spain, WWW home page: 2 Intel Labs Pittsburgh and Robotics Institute, Carnegie Mellon, USA Abstract. Whereas the action recognition community has focused mostly on detecting simple actions…
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Mass shootings, school design, and the architecture of resignation

It’s back-to-school season in the United States, which means stocking up on school supplies and picking out new clothes. Among the offerings in stores are bulletproof backpacks—just one example of the ways in which worried students and parents are looking for safety solutions. As the nation’s gun violence crisis continues, without any substantive federal legislative action to lessen…
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The Risks and Benefits of Using AI to Detect Crime

Companies are using AI to prevent and detect everything from routine employee theft to insider trading. Many banks and large corporations employ artificial intelligence to detect and prevent fraud and money laundering. Social media companies use machine learning to block illicit content such as child pornography. Businesses are constantly experimenting with new ways to use…
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