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Computer Cybernetics

Cybernetics, Computer Design, and Also a Meeting of the Minds

An influential 1951 conference in Paris considered the computer as a model of—and for—the human mind

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Unlimited computer fractals can help train AI to see

Most image-recognition systems are trained using large databases that contain millions of photos of everyday objects, from snakes to shakes to shoes. With repeated exposure, AIs learn to tell one type of object from another. Now researchers in Japan have shown that AIs can start learning to recognize everyday objects by being trained on computer-generated…

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Computer Reading

I Love Reading 1980s Computer Magazines, and So Should You

It’s not just a nostalgia thing. Sifting through the past often leads to something new.

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Computer Revolution

The Computer Revolution Hasn’t Happened Yet

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The Best Computer Desk Is a Standing Desk: Our Top Picks to Help You Reach New Heights

Best Overall: Uplift V2 Standing Desk | $649 | AmazonRead more…

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Leading computer scientists debate the next steps for AI in 2021

What do we need to push AI to the next level? A panel of experts hosted by Montreal AI discussed possible answers.

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Computer Reading

The best computer reading glasses to help reduce eye strain for January 2021

If you spend much time at all working with computers, you shouldread this post. The fatigue and other side effects of the hours we spend staring at screens are real and can be serious productivity blockers and bad for our health, too. Most of us use computers and mobile devices for long durations daily. Dry…

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Computer repairman suing Twitter for defamation, seeks $500 million

name calling — Claims Twitter’s blocking Hunter Biden laptop story amounts to calling him a hacker. Kate Cox – Dec 29, 2020 7:28 pm UTC The former owner of a computer repair shop in Delaware is suing Twitter for defamation, alleging that the platform’s choice to moderate a New York Post story that cited him…

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How to set up your new computer

Updated Set up antivirus, clear out bloatware, and perform other tasks to keep your PC humming well into the future. Adam Patrick Murray/IDG Today’s Best Tech Deals Picked by PCWorld’s Editors Top Deals On Great Products Picked by Techconnect’s Editors So you’ve got a new computer. Awesome! That humble metal box is the key to…

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How to recycle your old computer

It often seems like even the best new technology becomes obsolete within days. This year’s powerhouse video card may be sufficient now, but there’s always something better just over the horizon. So, if you want to stay current, you’re going to end up having to upgrade your hardware or even your entire rig on a…