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  • Fujitsu Building Robot To Pass Math Exams
    By on September 10, 2012 | Comments Off  Comments


    itwbennett writes “Pity those poor Japanese students who attend cram schools, either full time or in addition to their regular schooling, to have a shot at passing the grueling math entrance exams for Tokyo University. If Fujitsu has its way, those students will be upstaged by a robot. The company has set a goal for the year 2021 of building an artificial intelligence robot that can pass the exams.”

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  • Hacked: Minecraft + Kinect: Building Worlds
    By on January 27, 2011 | Comments Off  Comments

    Today we present you to another Kinect hack but this is by far the best one we have laid our eyes upon for a long long time.

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  • The Tech Building Blocks of City 2.0
    By on May 16, 2009 | Comments Off  Comments

    CWmike writes “Sci-Fi writers call it Utopia, the glorious City of the Future. But short of downtown atriums being guarded by invisible walls and flying cars, City 2.0 is not as far off as you may think, writes John Brandon. Ubiquitous wireless networks are already available in Baltimore and Minneapolis, Thomson Reuters has sustainable data centers that sell power back to the local utility, the smart energy grid is well on its way, and city-provided (more…)