Archivo mensual: mayo 2013

Thought Experiment: Build a Supercomputer Replica of the Human Brain

Henry Markram believes his Human Brain Project can simulate all 86 billion neurons in the human brain as well as the 100 trillion connections among them, an ambitious effort that will require unprecedented computing power. Essentially Markram intends to develop … Seguir leyendo

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Google and NASA Launch Quantum Computing AI Lab

The U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), Google, and the Universities Space Research Association (USRA) are launching the Quantum Artificial Intelligence Lab to explore the use of quantum computing to advance the machine-learning branch of artificial intelligence. The D-Wave … Seguir leyendo

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Humans Show Empathy for Robots

In two new studies, researchers aimed to measure how people responded to robots on an emotional and neurological level. In the first study, participants were shown videos of a small dinosaur robot being treated affectionately or violently. The researchers assessed … Seguir leyendo

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