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UK Selects Five Universities to Lead Alan Turing Institute

Feb 4, 2015 |

To bolster the UK’s position as a leader in the areas of big data and algorithm research, five universities have been chosen to lead the county’s new Alan Turing Institute, which will be based at the British Library in London’s Knowledge Quarter. The selectees that will head the Institute are Cambridge, Edinburgh, Oxford, Warwick and University Read more…

Chat Bot Passes Turing Test

Jun 9, 2014 |

A computer program has successfully passed the Turing test by pretending to be a 13-year-old Ukranian boy named Eugene Goostman. During a series of five-minute long keyboard-based conversations, the chat bot convinced 33 percent of the judges that it was human. The results are just above the 30 percent mark, commonly cited as the passing threshold for Read more…

Benchmarking Computer Intelligence

Aug 27, 2012 |

Computer scientists tantalizing close to passing the Turing test.

Getting Close to Turing

Apr 16, 2012 |

Recent advancement in big data, analytics, and language recognition could be setting the stage for a machine that could act like a human.