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turing test
2015-04-14 17:41:09

For the second time in a year, a research from the Georgia Institute of Technology is challenging the Turing Test, the current standard method used to evaluate whether or not a computer program or machine is capable of exhibiting human-level intelligence.

2012-06-21 23:01:33

In response to high demand, the Boston-based test preparation website launches a free question bank packed with 200 analogy practice questions geared to students applying to graduate programs.

2009-09-21 15:09:01

Profound discoveries and insights on the frontiers of science do not burst out of thin air but often arise from incremental processes of weaving together analogies, images, and simulations in a constrained fashion.

2008-08-09 03:00:25

By Rule, Audrey C Welch, Genne Abstract.

2008-04-23 06:00:23

By Little, Joseph This article examines the role of the liquid drop analogy in George Gamow's theory of nuclear structure and his subsequent derivation of nuclear energy.


Word of the Day
begunk
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.