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2014-11-23 05:05:24

A Georgia Institute of Technology researcher has devised an alternative method to the Turing Test that relies not on its ability to converse, but on its ability to create a convincing story, poem or painting.

2014-11-13 23:07:10

Google to Provide All Funding for Most Prestigious Award in Computing New York, NY (PRWEB) November 13, 2014 ACM (the Association for Computing Machinery)

2014-11-13 23:02:47

ACM (the Association for Computing Machinery)) announced today that the funding level for the ACM A.M. Turing Award is now $1,000,000, to be provided by Google Inc.

Chatbot Passes Turing Test
2014-06-09 11:44:59

No doubt many people talk to their computers – especially when it is not working properly – but now a new computer program can actually "talk" back.

Queen Grants Royal Pardon To WWII Codebreaker Alan Turing
2013-12-24 07:00:39

Alan Turing, a computer pioneer of his time and World War II codebreaker who may have single-handedly shortened a long conflict and saved thousands of lives, is getting a Royal Pardon from Queen Elizabeth II.

Stephen Hawking Among Those Calling For Pardon Of Alan Turing
2012-12-15 06:49:24

Professor Stephen Hawking is among those calling upon British Prime Minister David Cameron to pardon Alan Turing, the mathematician and computer scientist who was instrumental in the breaking of the Enigma code during World War II but was later found guilty of violating laws banning homosexuality.

2012-01-30 14:05:00

NYC Turing Fellows Program: The Best Computer Science, Engineering and Mathematics Students Compete for Summer Fellowships at New York City’s Most Innovative Technology Startups (PRWEB)

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2010-03-10 06:35:00

A Microsoft Corp researcher won one of technology's most coveted prizes on Tuesday after he designed and built what is widely considered the first modern personal computer.


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  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
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