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IBM supercomputer Watson could be your next chef or doctor

Posted in Software on 28th Feb, 2013 10:54 PM
by AlexMuller
IBM Watson, a supercomputer designed for artificial intelligence, is also smart at diagnostic medicine and creating new recipes.
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Blueprint for a Memristor based artificial brain and neurorobotics

Posted in Software on 26th Feb, 2013 10:29 PM
by AlexMuller
University researchers are now using his memristors as key components in a blueprint for an artificial brain.
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Insects inspiring new robot vision technology for collision avoidance

Posted in Software on 25th Feb, 2013 11:03 PM
by AlexMuller
The work could provide the blueprint for highly accurate vehicle collision sensors, surveillance technology, and aid video game programming.
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+10

Google Glass features unveiled in preview video

Posted in Software on 20th Feb, 2013 10:09 PM
by AlexMuller
Wearable technology is expected to be a major growth area for hardware makers.
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Computer Program Knows When You are Struggling With Math By Looking At Your Face

Posted in Software on 20th Feb, 2013 10:05 PM
by AlexMuller
Researchers are working to create math programs that watch faces and adjust problem difficulty based on how users feel.
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Self driving car given UK test run at Oxford University

Posted in Software on 14th Feb, 2013 11:36 PM
by AlexMuller
A car that is able to drive itself on familiar routes has been shown off at an event at Oxford University.
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Researchers say AI prescribes better treatment than doctors

Posted in Software on 12th Feb, 2013 10:34 PM
by AlexMuller
Indiana University researchers have developed a computer model they say can identify significantly better and less expensive treatments than can doctors acting alone.
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IBM Watson providing superior cancer treatment plans and will accelerate the adoption of new research

Posted in Software on 10th Feb, 2013 10:02 PM
by AlexMuller
The system gained fame by beating human contestants on the television quiz show Jeopardy!
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Kids using coding skills to hack friends on games, expert says

Posted in Software on 9th Feb, 2013 11:11 PM
by AlexMuller
Children as young as 11 years old are writing malicious computer code to hack accounts on gaming sites and social networks, experts have said.
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With evolved brains, robots creep closer to animal like learning

Posted in Software on 7th Feb, 2013 09:23 PM
by AlexMuller
Thanks to breakthroughs in understanding how biological brains evolve, a team of robotic researchers say they are close.
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Microsoft software tries to predict disasters by analyzing news

Posted in Software on 4th Feb, 2013 12:30 AM
by AlexMuller
Instead of using surveillance cameras to predict future events, the software analyzes news headlines in different regions to see if it can spot warning signs
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IBMs Watson supercomputer goes to university

Posted in Software on 3rd Feb, 2013 01:18 AM
by AlexMuller
Not only will Watson be the object of Artificial Intelligence (AI) research, but it will also (virtually) attend courses in English and math to hone its analytic skills.
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Android 5.0 Key Lime Pie release date tipped for Google I/O in May

Posted in Software on 2nd Feb, 2013 01:27 AM
by AlexMuller
The Android 5.0 Key Lime Pie release date will see the next gen OS unveiled in Q2
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Artificial pancreas and algorithm improve treatment for type 1 diabetes

Posted in Software on 30th Jan, 2013 11:50 PM
by AlexMuller
The artificial pancreas is an automated system that simulates the pancreas by adapting insulin delivery based on changes in glucose levels.
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US phone unlocking deadline set to expire

Posted in Software on 28th Jan, 2013 01:15 AM
by AlexMuller
Americans will have to get permission to unlock their smartphone so it runs on more than one mobile network.
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New project aims to upload a honey bee brain into a flying insectobot by 2015

Posted in Software on 28th Jan, 2013 01:08 AM
by AlexMuller
Scientists are hoping to create the first accurate computer simulation of a honey bee brain, and then upload it into an autonomous flying robot.
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