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The Secret Ingredient in Computational Creativity | MIT Technology Review

The Secret Ingredient in Computational Creativity | MIT Technology Review | My Mac talks back | Scoop.it
IBM has built a computational creativity machine that creates entirely new and useful stuff from its knowledge of existing stuff. And the secret sauce in all this? Big data, say the computer scientists behind it.
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The Man Who Would Teach Machines to Think

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Douglas Hofstadter, the Pulitzer Prize–winning author of Gödel, Escher, Bach, thinks we've lost sight of what artificial intelligence really means. His stubborn quest to replicate the human mind.
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Researcher Dreams Up Machines That Learn Without Humans | Wired Enterprise | Wired.com

Researcher Dreams Up Machines That Learn Without Humans | Wired Enterprise | Wired.com | My Mac talks back | Scoop.it
Yoshua Bengio recently had a vision -- a vision of how to build computers that can learn like people do.
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A Look Inside the IBM Watson Solutions Lab

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Amid the IBM Research campus in Austin, TX sits the Watson Lab, where IBM developers and customers explore the next generation computer's business possibilities.
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IBM's Watson lands WellPoint gig for 2012 | ZDNet

IBM's Watson lands WellPoint gig for 2012  | ZDNet | My Mac talks back | Scoop.it
IBM and WellPoint plan to launch the Watson-based health care systems in early 2012 via pilots.
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Reduction Considered Harmful

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h+ Magazine is a new publication that covers technological, scientific, and cultural trends that are changing human beings in fundamental ways.
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IBM's Watson Is Learning Its Way To Saving Lives | Fast Company | Business + Innovation

IBM's Watson Is Learning Its Way To Saving Lives | Fast Company | Business + Innovation | My Mac talks back | Scoop.it
A few years ago IBMs new computer was a gameplaying curiosity. Now Watson is poised to change the way human beings make decisions about medicine finan...
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Noam Chomsky on Where Artificial Intelligence Went Wrong

Noam Chomsky on Where Artificial Intelligence Went Wrong | My Mac talks back | Scoop.it
An extended conversation with the legendary linguist
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Computer-Generated Articles Are Gaining Traction

Computer-Generated Articles Are Gaining Traction | My Mac talks back | Scoop.it
Using more than a decade of research, a start-up company is taking computer-generated news articles to a more sophisticated level.
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IBM opens Jeopardy-winning Watson to developers with a self-service cloud

IBM opens Jeopardy-winning Watson to developers with a self-service cloud | My Mac talks back | Scoop.it
A Watson cloud could make your next application as smart as a trivia champion.
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Paul Allen and the Machines: Teaching the next generation of artificial intelligence

Paul Allen and the Machines: Teaching the next generation of artificial intelligence | My Mac talks back | Scoop.it
Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen has been pondering artificial intelligence since he was a kid. In the late '60s, eerily intelligent computers were everywhere, whether it was 2001's HAL or Star Trek'...
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Evolved artificial intelligence can play video games better than humans

Evolved artificial intelligence can play video games better than humans | My Mac talks back | Scoop.it
Have you ever wondered if an AI could outplay you at Space Invaders? Wonder no more. Matthew Hausknecht and his colleagues from the University of Texas at Austin report that they have evolved a sin...
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Why Google is ditching search

Why Google is ditching search | My Mac talks back | Scoop.it
Search optimizers and Google's 'answer' strategy have made search links irrelevant. Read this article by Peter Yared on CNET News.
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Watson’s new job: IBM salesman | KurzweilAI

IBM's Watson is having its biggest impact by pulling in new customers for existing business products as IBM persuades them to organize their data into
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IBM creating pocket-sized Watson in $16 billion sales push | KurzweilAI

IBM creating pocket-sized Watson in $16 billion sales push | KurzweilAI | My Mac talks back | Scoop.it
(Credit: IBM) IBM researchers are working on incorporating Watson  capabilities in smart phones, Bloomberg Business Week reports. Bernie Meyerson,
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Eidolonspeak.com » Do Androids Dream of Human Companionship?

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Eidolonspeak.com: Essays on Modern Day and Future World Issues: Culture, Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Science and Technology
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Google Knowledge Graph Could Change Search Forever

Google Knowledge Graph Could Change Search Forever | My Mac talks back | Scoop.it
Google Fellow and SVP Amit Singhal explains how Google Search is evolving from links to entities, attributes and relationships between entities.
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Scientists See Advances in Deep Learning, a Part of Artificial Intelligence

Scientists See Advances in Deep Learning, a Part of Artificial Intelligence | My Mac talks back | Scoop.it
Advances in an artificial intelligence technology that can recognize patterns offer the possibility of machines that perform human activities like seeing, listening and thinking.
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Computer programs that think like humans

Computer programs that think like humans | My Mac talks back | Scoop.it
Intelligence – what does it really mean? In the 1800s, it meant that you were good at memorising things, and today intelligence is measured through IQ tests where the average score for humans is 100.
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