Rise of the Drones
Twitter Makes It Real
When Professor David Sheffler first made a 3D-printed jet engine as a class experiment, one of the students whipped out a cell phone to record the results. That video ended up in the hands of a team at The MITRE Corporation, a research titan with military aviation contracts. When MITRE reached out to Mr. Sheffler, they wanted to know if he Read More
A research team has developed a method to predict crime patterns using tweets, and according to Motherboard, the NYPD has already shown interest in the potential.
The study from The University of Virginia, called “Predicting Crime Using Twitter and Kernel Density Estimation,” used geotagged tweets to find hot spots for crime. The team Read More