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Artist Profile: Jess Johnson and the New Language of Virtual Reality

Illya Szilak | Posted 07.13.2016 | Arts
Illya Szilak

In virtual reality, it is an industry maxim that we design engaging, enjoyable experiences and promote user agency through intuitive, interactive inte...

#FredinChina: Chinese man beats a machine in face recognition contest

Fred Raillard | Posted 07.12.2016 | Technology
Fred Raillard

I'm Fred Raillard, Creative CEO, Co-founder and Creative Chief Officer of FRED & FARID, a social, content, tech solutions for brands company based in ...

Machines Won’t Replace Us, They’ll Force Us To Evolve

Singularity University | Farah_Mohamed | Posted 05.09.2016 | World

Something big is happening in design and engineering. For all of human history, we have created tools that help us do what we want to do — faster, b...

AI vs. Human Intelligence: Why Computers Will Never Create Disruptive Innovations

Nick Seneca Jankel | Posted 04.26.2015 | Science
Nick Seneca Jankel

I am convinced that no computer, no matter how powerful, will ever be able to purposefully innovate an artistic breakthrough like Hip Hop; or a commercial one like Instagram. Breakthrough creativity is fundamentally organic, not algorithmic.

Chats With a Bangle, a Crobot, a Griswold, Jacquie Lee, Guys from Great Caesar and Such Gold

Mike Ragogna | Posted 01.24.2015 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

John-Michael Parker: I like to think that this EP provides a few snapshots of the multi-faceted Great Caesar sound -- a sound that's actually been in development for quite a while (the origins of the band trace back to high school).

Beyond 'Jeopardy!': What's Watson Up To Now?

Dr. Martin Kohn | Posted 08.27.2013 | Technology
Dr. Martin Kohn

Since Jeopardy!, Watson has become 240 percent faster and 75 percent smaller. Watson can now run on a single server, which is the size of four stacked pizza boxes, onsite or through the cloud. And that's why organizations can start bringing Watson into their operations as an assistant, to help sift through the information they're collecting, learn from that data and how it's been applied in the past, and provide specific suggestions quickly and efficiently.

OMG: Awesome Machine De-Creams The Iconic Oreo

www.newser.com | Posted 05.01.2013 | Weird News

Are you a fan of the Iconic Oreo cookie without the cream? Do you spend countless minutes separating the 2 Oreo cookies and then painstakingly scrapin...

Wisdom Politics

Marianne Williamson | Posted 04.09.2013 | Politics
Marianne Williamson

So how do we shift from probability to possibility? Surely not with the same part of the mind that directs things now. What we need is a new kind of thinking, and out of that will emerge a new politics -- a wisdom politics.

Steampunkinetics: The Art Of Steampunk

Posted 07.26.2012 | Arts

"Steampunkinetics" brings the spirit of the sub-culture to an art gallery after over 30 years of influencing pop culture, aesthetics and our lifestyle...

Miniature Mammal Inspires Robot's Whiskers

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Searles | Posted 01.23.2012 | Science

What does one of the world’s tiniest rodents have to say about robot design? Quite a lot, actually. British scientists have come up with a bot that ...

In War Between Man And Machine, Machine Is Winning

WSJ | Kathleen Madigan | Posted 11.29.2011 | Business

By Kathleen Madigan of the Wall Street Journal In the man-versus-machine competition, machine is winning. And it’s not just Watson beating humans...

Wisconsin's Vote More Important Than Iowa's

Chris Weigant | Posted 10.08.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

The less said about the Iowa straw poll the better, actually. Wisconsin could prove to be a much better weathervane in terms of predicting which way the political winds will be blowing, come next year.

Bubby's Sausages

Josh Ozersky | Posted 06.11.2011 | Home
Josh Ozersky

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