Archivo mensual: diciembre 2018

The Yoda of Silicon Valley

Stanford computer scientist Donald Knuth has been known as one of the leaders in the field of computing for 50 years, having written “The Art of Computer Programming” in 1968, which has served as the bible of its field with … Seguir leyendo

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Israel Joins the Race to Become a Quantum Superpower

Israel’s Defense Ministry recently announced an investment of 100 million shekels (more than $26 million) in a research fund for quantum computing to enhance the nation’s intelligence-gathering capacity. Liat Maoz with Israel’s Council for Higher Education said quantum computers could … Seguir leyendo

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White House Outlines Five-Year STEM Push

The Trump administration announced a five-year strategic plan for science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) education, issuing a call to action for nationwide collaboration with students, families, educators, communities, and employers. The administration’s goal has three facets: for every American … Seguir leyendo

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AI Robot CIMON Debuts at International Space Station

The spherical CIMON artificial intelligence (AI) robot aboard the International Space Station (ISS) communicates with IBM’s natural-language-processing computer, Watson, on Earth so it can engage with the ISS crew. Said IBM’s Matthias Biniok, “If CIMON is asked a question or … Seguir leyendo

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