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Movie Review: Ex Machina

If you’re the type who downloads free apps at the drop of a hat or accepts software upgrades without reading the terms and conditions first (and who among us doesn’t fall into one or both of these categories), you may want to watch EX MACHINA before you blindly click on the Accept button next time. 609 more words


Jill Watson, a robotic teaching assistant, passes the Turing test?

Ashok Goel, a computer science professor at Georgie Institute of Technology, trained a system using IBM Watson technology to behave as a teaching assistant in an artificial intelligence course. 184 more words

Artificial Intelligence


> Hello. My name is Eliza. How may I help you?

* I’m not sure I need any help. Do you?

> Do you believe it is normal to be not sure you need any help. 177 more words

Streams Of Thought...

Definitions of AI


  1. We call ourselves Homo sapiens – man the wise. Because of our mental capacities.
  2. We have tried to understand how we think; …
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Artificial Intelligence

Echo Homo: On Bossing Alexa Around

Today’s post arrives courtesy of Medium.com, a site that alert reader Jessica Ehlers pointed out to me. Previously, I didn’t know this site existed. It’s some kind of networked blogging site, akin to… 558 more words

Art & Aesthetics

Bereavement Bots?

It’s been a while….

… but nice to see the patterns of Computer Science coming in full circle again, this time revisiting the Turing Test… 233 more words