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A true AI – Just a matter of Time

This is something you hardly get on the news, watch the video and be surprised what computers are capable of doing already! It is only a matter of time until we manage to build a true AI, I cannot say when, I am not knowledgable enough to make an educated …

Happy Birthday Alan Turing!

Science Holiday! Today, Alan Turing, would have celebrated his 100th birthday. He is one of the fathers of the modern age, due to his contributions to the then emerging field of computer science.     Also, the Turing-test, a method to determine the ability of a computer to think like …

An old US admiral explains what a Nanosecond is

In our computerized age, the nanosecond is quite an important increment of time. One billionth of a second. But what does it mean? What exactly is a nanosecond, how can you wrap your mind around the concept? Well, this is where the late Rear Admiral Grace Murray Hopper (December 9, …