Computers capable of conversing naturally have always captured our imaginations but this concept is moving closer to reality with new developments.
New Jersey Congressman Rush Holt beat IBM’s AI darling.
IBM super beats humans at their own game. Next up: calling Doctor Watson.
Watson humbles humans on match’s second night.
Computer’s deafness costs it a decisive win.
Jeopardy’s first ever “man-versus-machine” contest has us all wondering about the future of artificial intelligence.
As the IBM Watson supercomputer prepares to battle human champions on Jeopardy, the Apache Software Foundation highlights the role of open source software keys to supercomputer trivia performance.
The Weekly Top Five features the five biggest HPC stories of the week, condensed for your reading pleasure. This week, we cover the computing power on display at SC10’s Student Cluster Competition; the University of Portsmouth’s new supercomputer; IBM Watson’s SUSE Linux platform; multicore advances at North Carolina State; and Intel’s new approach to university funding.