AI and Marshmallows: Training human-AI collaboration

July 1, 2021

Using a simulated campfire scenario, researchers conclude cooperative strategies of negotiation to be more effective than selfish strategies and improve human/computer interaction for better negotiations …

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Exploring New Technology in Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Treatments

June 25, 2021

Dr. Skip Rizzo of the USC Institute for Creative Technologies discusses PTSD, the technology behind “Prolonged Exposure Therapy” and the potential civilian applications of the …

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Improving Human-Computer Conversations From Camp Site Negotiations

June 24, 2021

Researchers from ICT and ISI devise CaSiNo, a scenario-based dataset for teaching negotiation. Keep reading, from USC Viterbi.

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Virtual Reality Therapy Plunges Patients Back Into Trauma. Here Is Why Some Swear by It

June 3, 2021

An experimental treatment seems poised to address a dire mental health crisis. Keep reading in the New York Times.

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Army Catches RIDE to Extended Reality Future

June 1, 2021

Researchers at the Institute for Creative Technologies built the Rapid Integration and Development Environment, a test bed for evaluating modeling and simulation technologies for internal …

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VR improving treatment options for those with PTSD

May 28, 2021

The Veterans Administration estimates 17 U.S. veterans die by suicide each day on average. Behind many of those deaths is PTSD. Now, there’s growing optimism …

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