Tag: artificial intelligence

  • Artificial dumbness

    Carnegie Mellon are trying to make artificial intelligence by having a computer read the internet. I doubt they are Carnegie Mellon University has taught a computer how to read and learn from the internet. According to Dennis Baron at the Oxford University press blog, the computer is called NELL and it is reading the internet and…

  • deadlines, creditlines and trendlines

    My final year project is finished and handed in. It was inevitably a mad scramble in the last few days before the deadline and an exhausted anti-climax afterward. But now i’ve caught up on my sleep, i’d do it all over again. Somewhere in those dark hours before dawn I did a bit of comfort…

  • would you like to play a game of global thermonuclear war?

    It is not often that the nerds on slashdot.org make me laugh, but I cannot deny my nerdish roots. This had me sniggering like a dweeb: 3 Laws of Robotics (Score:3, Funny) by David Leppik (158017) on Wednesday January 26, @08:42PM (#11484473) slightly OT, but when Asimov wrote his three laws of robotics, he assumed…

  • god is sort of a gas

    i’ve just played a computer at twenty questions.. http://y.20q.net:8095/ Apparently, it some sort of AI knowledge base project but a fairly crap one because it seems to be mainly about making money and crap novelties (okay so 250,000 connection neural net in your pocket sounds kinda cool but having it guess that strawberry blamange is…