Latest Claude Shannon Stories
Computers talk to each other very rigidly. Human communication is more flexible. Scientists are trying to overcome this difference.
Many different aspects are involved in predicting high water and floods, such as the type of precipitation, wind, buildings and vegetation.
Two Southern California engineers have created a mathematical theory of surprise, working from first principles of probability theory applied to a digital environment -- and the results of experiments recording eye movements of volunteers watching video seem to confirm it.
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