Category: Computer News

Michael Dell doesn’t buy the hype about killer artificial intelligence and tech dystopias — Tech Insider

Michael Dell, the billionaire founder behind Dell Technologies, expects technology to continue to yield “tremendously positive outcomes for humans.” No matter how smart computers become, they will always be fundamentally different from human brains, Dell argued. Dell’s comments, made to an audience of executives at a conference hosted by the software company Pivotal, come at… via Michael Dell doesn’t buy the hype about killer artificial … Read More Michael Dell doesn’t buy the hype about killer artificial intelligence and tech dystopias — Tech Insider

After Trying the Desktop of the Future, I’m Sticking with the Past — Feedly Blog

This article is fully available at the following address http://ift.tt/2z13byy For the past few days I’ve augmented my reality at work, adding virtual displays to my office so that, while wearing a special headset, I can do things like type e-mails and read news and tweets without taking up real estate on my small laptop. […] via After Trying the Desktop of the Future, I’m … Read More After Trying the Desktop of the Future, I’m Sticking with the Past — Feedly Blog

Confessions of the Computer Challenged — MargieGrams

My grandson and I have a lot in common when it comes to the iPad. We both think there is a human in there; one difference, he isn’t afraid of his! When he was three years old, he said to the iPad “I love you Siri” — Siri, in a rather arrogant tone, snapped back […] via Confessions of the Computer Challenged — MargieGrams

Professor Len Adleman explains how he coined the term “computer virus” — ESET Ireland

As you might have read, we decided to declare November 3 as Antimalware Day because it was on this date in 1983, when computer scientist Dr. Fred Cohen, then a student, created a program capable of rapidly overtaking a general purpose system, as part of a university experiment. It was the first time a program like that was […] via Professor Len Adleman explains how … Read More Professor Len Adleman explains how he coined the term “computer virus” — ESET Ireland

“A HUGE Computer” — Saved By Words

The next summer I landed a job at the medical school, working in the lab of the scientist pictured above. This job paid the astonishing $400 a month for two months. I also got to wear a white lab coat. I had really moved up the job ladder! However, the work itself was no more […] via “A HUGE Computer” — Saved By Words

Surviving a Humor Writing Class: a Technology Rant — Travel Tales amongst my Ramblings

This lesson, titled “Precision,” is about editing. Even though we have no pressure of grades in this on-line class, the teacher is quite critical––that’s a good thing––and I have tried to do my best. I like to get my money’s worth. Our class of 13 is down to two or three, so I figure the […] via Surviving a Humor Writing Class: a Technology Rant … Read More Surviving a Humor Writing Class: a Technology Rant — Travel Tales amongst my Ramblings

A.I. — Itsmylife

The news did not miss my attention, though it was on the inside pages of the newspaper. The Scientists at Facebook switched off the robots they were developing, since the robots started communicating between themselves in a entirely new language which was gibberish to the humans developing them. Initially the Scientists were under the impression […] via A.I. — Itsmylife

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