Intelligent Business Machines?

Five universities and I.B.M Research have received a $4.9 million dollar grant from the government’s Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency for a long-term venture in cognitive computing. Cognitive computing is an engineering field that is just on the outer edge of artificial intelligence. Participants hope to engineer the …


Yahoo Chief Jerry Yang says adios

Yahoo announced on Monday that its chief executive Jerry Yang would step down from that role when the company decides on a replacement. Mr. Yang is a co-founder of online mogul Yahoo and had assumed control of the company from Terry Semel approximately a year and a half …