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Siri considered to be the most stupid existing digital agent

Computers become more and more intelligent. But how smart are they in reality? A research team around the key researcher Feng Liu at the Chinese Academy of Sciences in Peking developed now a test which shall answer this question. 230 more words


New Samsung assistant Bixby 2.0 shall conquer smart homes

The new version 2.0 of the Samsung’s intelligent assistant Bixby shall become even more intelligent by utilizing technology from the recently bought company Viv. Bixby shall control fridges, TV sets and other networked devices. 139 more words

Mobile Devices

Why Higher Education Matters?

There is renewed focus on the role of higher education in catalysing the development of African economies to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals within the broader visionary context of the Africa Union’s Agenda 2063, The “Africa We Want”. 660 more words

Science And Technology

Vashon community van revving up for service

We’ve got great news for people trying to get around on Vashon Island: One of the alternative service solutions that emerged from Metro’s work with the community – Community Van – is just about ready to hit the road! 202 more words


Poor Laws and Innovation

Interesting short paper tonight: Social Organization, Violence, and Modern Growth by Greif and Iyigun. Authors start out with a good point – social institutions are by and large absent from economic history. 970 more words

Metro delivering 5 promised improvements to Access service

We acknowledge that Access customers are not consistently satisfied with our delivery of service, and we’re focused on taking action on your concerns. As a result, we now have new more comfortable and efficient vehicles, a mobile ticketing pilot project, and new 7-day advance reservations – just a handful of key improvements to King County Metro’s Access services that are underway and on the horizon. 540 more words


How wonderful was Linked Open Data Workshop

The Linked Open Data Workshop in Berlin Germany on 27th to 28th September 2017 was attended by a number of delegates, representatives of different Organisations, academicians, students, policy makers and many others. 280 more words