Tag: artificial intelligence

Computer Program Learns Games by Watching People

Jul 11, 2012 |

Computer scientist builds intelligent machine with single-core laptop and some slick algorithms.

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Super Portable Analytics

Feb 21, 2012 |

IBM Watson is a general-purpose learning machine says its project lead.

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AI Computer Legend Passes Away

Oct 27, 2011 |

John McCarthy, artificial intelligence pioneer and inventor of the Lisp programming language has died.

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The Rise of the Thinking Machine

Aug 25, 2011 |

Brain-centric computing is having a pretty good year.

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The Weekly Top Five

May 26, 2011 |

The Weekly Top Five features the five biggest HPC stories of the week, condensed for your reading pleasure. This week, we cover the NC State effort to overcome the memory limitations of multicore chips; the sale of the first-ever commercial quantum computing system; Cray’s first GPU-accelerated machine; speedier machine learning algorithms; and the connection between shrinking budgets and increased reliance on modeling and simulation.

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Watson Takes a Turn on Wall Street

Apr 7, 2011 |

IBM takes its Jeopardy-winning supercomputing technology on the road.

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Artificial Intelligence: Job Killer

Mar 24, 2011 |

Advanced data analytics applications are replacing flesh-and-blood analysts.

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Watson Goes to Washington

Mar 2, 2011 |

New Jersey Congressman Rush Holt beat IBM’s AI darling.

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Watson Goes Undefeated in Three-Night Jeopardy Series

Feb 17, 2011 |

IBM super beats humans at their own game. Next up: calling Doctor Watson.

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Supercomputer Pummels Jeopardy Champs

Feb 16, 2011 |

Watson humbles humans on match’s second night.

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