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No computer can yet pass the 'Turing test' and be taken as human. But, says Marcus du Sautoy, the hunt for artificial intelligence is moving in a different, exciting direction that involves creativity, language – and even jazz
Lawrence Wright tells the story of Oscar-winning filmmaker Paul Haggis’s resignation from the Church of Scientology—an institution that controlled him for nearly thirty-five years.
Swedish furniture retailer Ikea has revealed an eco-friendly digital camera made almost entirely from cardboard.
Barry Glendenning: A 23-year-old carpenter from the Wirral thought 'sod it' and rose to the occasion in the individual pursuit at the Games in 1992.
A student in China has developed a concept device that captures the aroma of a meal on a postcard using a camera, printer and "smell extractor", as part of a Sony design competition
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BBC News takes a look at the much-touted prospect of "quantum computers" - which may not be as widespread or as generally useful as many have suggested.
3D Printed Running Shoes.
Why do Google Doodlers build the things they do? They're fans, that's why. When Google's Chief Doodler Ryan Germick and Google Engineer Joey Hurst decided they wanted to build t...
The Google Dictionary: a reference book for if the internet ever gets switched off.
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A million students are going to begin online courses as major universities promise a "revolution".
This new game looks fantastic and offers players an insight into how they would react as in a post apocalyptic world.
Do you miss the pleading bleeps of the Tamagotchi? Or the sound of a telephone rotary dial? You can now listen to these and other vintage tech noises at the Museum of Endangered Sounds
A London company has big plans for its 3D datasets -- as big as this ship, in fact