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A heartening homage to the wives, mothers, brothers, benefactors, and other champions behind some of history's most celebrated icons.Brain Pickings takes 450+ hours a month to curate and edit across the different platforms, and remains banner-free. If...
From: Brain Pickings | By: Maria Popova | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 22, 2014--Behavioral Recognition Systems, Inc. (BRS Labs), creator of AISight R, the artificial intelligence-based analytics solution that teaches itself to recognize and alert
From: Taiwan News | By: Associated Press | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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I really thought we were done writing about Walter O'Brien -- the claimed "inspiration" for the TV show Scorpion. We already wrote two separate posts detailing the questionable, unbelievable or obviously false claims that he has made recently. And we...
From: Techdirt | By: Mike Masnick | Monday, October 20, 2014
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Why are we so taken with the idea of machines that can think like we can? Perhaps, one futurist suggests, this fascination is rooted not in scientific curiosity but in sexual urges, even romantic longing. Modern science fiction fans are not the only...
From: Business Insider | By: Ajai Raj | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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In a lot of science fiction, artificial intelligence systems become truly intelligent — as well as extremely dangerous — once they achieve self-awareness. Take the "Terminator" series. Before becoming self-aware, Skynet is a powerful tool for the...
From: Business Insider | By: Ajai Raj | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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Here's yet another reminder that Person of Interest is currently the best genre show on network television, and there's a new episode tonight. This season, the running storyline about artificial intelligence has ramped way up , and it's gotten crazy...
From: Io9 | By: Charlie Jane Anders | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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Magic Leap, an augmented reality company shrouded in mystery, just announced today a raise of $542 million led by Google. Little is known about the company or product, but here’s what we do know: Founded in 2011, Magic Leap is a company that says...
From: VentureBeat | By: Ruth Reader | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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The two innovative entrepreneurs discussed everything from monopolies to artificial intelligence in their hour-long podcast conversation....
From: Inc Magazine | By: Cameron Albert-Deitch | Monday, October 20, 2014
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In 1966, some Massachusetts Institute of Technology researchers reckoned that they could develop computer vision as a summer project, perhaps even get a few smart undergrads to complete the task.The world has been working on the problem ever since.Computer...
From: PC World | By: Joab Jackson | Monday, October 20, 2014
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In a fascinating article about her son’s relationship with Siri in yesterday’s New York Times, Judith Newman does a terrific job illustrating some key benefits of artificial intelligence. Newman observes how Siri has infinite patience for lengthy...
From: PrawfsBlawg | By: David Orentlicher | Monday, October 20, 2014
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Cliff Ransom, Editor In Chief Of Popular Science Marius Bugge About a year ago, Popular Science introduced a robot into the office. One of the many virtues of working at a magazine such as ours is that we’re free to test all sorts of cool stuff. So...
From: Popular Science | By: Cliff Ransom | Monday, October 20, 2014
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Roboticists who attend business conferences don’t always have kind words for humanoid robots. It’s not that walking, talking androids aren’t cool, particularly if one could take the trash out for you. But entrepreneurs and investors in robotics...
From: Xconomy | By: Martin LaMonica | Monday, October 20, 2014
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The internet exploded Wednesday evening with the leak of the full Avengers: Age of Ultron trailer, as The Inquisitr reported. While Marvel Studios played whack-a-mole by sending out cease and desist orders to various website, it also took a very tongue-in-cheek...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Scott Grill | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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Email is a real pain in the neck, but Google's upcoming email application, Inbox, could dramatically cut the time wasted on the task....
From: VentureBeat | By: Gregory Ferenstein | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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The teaser trailer for the Avengers sequel, Avengers: Age of Ultron, has shown up in a few different incarnations at both the San Diego Comic-Con last summer and at the recent New York Comic-Con in the Big Apple according to Ain’t-It-Cool. However,...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Scott Falkner | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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Artificial intelligence group acquired by Google buys two spinouts and will share staff
From: Financial Times | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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Moov uses artificial intelligence to act as personal coach giving real-time exercise updatesI've recently been trying to lose weight, mostly through changing my diet. And it has worked, to some degree; if my scale is right I lost eight pounds in around...
From: VatorNews | By: Steven Loeb | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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Big Data can be useful for predicting all kinds of stuff, like natural disasters, upcoming trends, the spread of diseases and more. Now, researchers at MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory and the Laboratory for Information...
From: Silicon Angle | By: Mellisa Tolentino | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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San Francisco-based fitness device Moov has raised $3 million in Series A funding. Banyan Capital led the round.
From: PE Hub | By: Iris Dorbian | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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