Alan Turing

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Philly.com
Jane Fawcett; WW II British codebreaker, 95people who worked there, about 8,000 were women. Bletchley Park later became r
Jane Fawcett; WW II British codebreaker, 95
Philly.com / Posted 8 hours ago
people who worked there, about 8,000 were women. Bletchley Park later became renowned as the place where mathematician Alan Turing and others solved the puzzle of the German military's "Enigma machine," as depicted in the 2014 film The... Read more
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International Business Times
German WWII coding machine put on sale on eBay for £9.50 codes. Decoding the top-secret Lorenz messages is credited with cutting the wa
German WWII coding machine put on sale on eBay for £9.50
International Business Times / Posted 20 hours ago
codes. Decoding the top-secret Lorenz messages is credited with cutting the war short. "It was the highest possible level of security used by the German high command," Wetter said. Manuscript by Nazi code breaker Alan Turing sells for $1mIBTime... Read more
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Business Insider
This cognitive scientist says the world as we know it is an illusionfor observation that encompassed all of them, perhaps all possible modes of obs
This cognitive scientist says the world as we know it is an illusion
Business Insider / Posted 3 days ago
for observation that encompassed all of them, perhaps all possible modes of observation. I was inspired in part by Alan Turing. When he invented the Turing machine, he was trying to come up with a notion of computation, and instead of... Read more
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TribLIVE
Real and fictional people and places help readers travel without leaving home$26.95), David Lagercrantz. A young English detective investigates the death of
Real and fictional people and places help readers travel without leaving home
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
$26.95), David Lagercrantz. A young English detective investigates the death of the famed mathematician and code breaker Alan Turing. By the author who took up the Stieg Larsson legacy in “The Girl in the Spider's Web.” “Two for the Show”... Read more
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express
Widowed Bletchley Park hero with Alzheimer’s kicked out of care home over disputed billbelieve the success of those at Bletchley Park shortened the war by at least tw
Widowed Bletchley Park hero with Alzheimer’s kicked out of care home over disputed bill
express / Posted 7 days ago
believe the success of those at Bletchley Park shortened the war by at least two years and those responsible, including Alan Turing, are now hailed as heroes. However, following the pay dispute, in February Mr Bryant's family were given four... Read more
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Canberra Times
Geek Pilgrimage: V2 rocket engine - Deutsches Technikmuseum Berlinprotected German communications during the war until the code was cracked by th
Geek Pilgrimage: V2 rocket engine - Deutsches Technikmuseum Berlin
Canberra Times / Posted 7 days ago
protected German communications during the war until the code was cracked by the cryptologists at Bletchley Park including Alan Turing. Photos are strictly "verboten!" at the Communication Museum but I'd come too far not to grab a shot of this... Read more
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The Age
Geek Pilgrimage: V2 rocket engine - Deutsches Technikmuseum Berlinprotected German communications during the war until the code was cracked by th
Geek Pilgrimage: V2 rocket engine - Deutsches Technikmuseum Berlin
The Age / Posted 7 days ago
protected German communications during the war until the code was cracked by the cryptologists at Bletchley Park including Alan Turing. Photos are strictly "verboten!" at the Communication Museum but I'd come too far not to grab a shot of this... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Geek Pilgrimage: V2 rocket engine - Deutsches Technikmuseum Berlinprotected German communications during the war until the code was cracked by th
Geek Pilgrimage: V2 rocket engine - Deutsches Technikmuseum Berlin
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 7 days ago
protected German communications during the war until the code was cracked by the cryptologists at Bletchley Park including Alan Turing. Photos are strictly "verboten!" at the Communication Museum but I'd come too far not to grab a shot of this... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Where are all the speed cameras in Greater Manchester?Road, Manchester Speed & Red Light, A5103 Princess Road, near Mauldeth Road, M
Where are all the speed cameras in Greater Manchester?
Manchester Evening News / Posted 9 days ago
Road, Manchester Speed & Red Light, A5103 Princess Road, near Mauldeth Road, Manchester Speed & Red Light, A6010 Alan Turing Way, Jct Ashton New Road, Manchester Speed & Red Light, A6010 Pottery Lane, Jct Hyde Road, ManchesterOldham Red... Read more
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NBC News
Shall I Compare Thee to a Circuit Board? A.I. Bad at Writing SonnetsDuring Turing Tests The yearlong competition was a variation of the "Turing Te
Shall I Compare Thee to a Circuit Board? A.I. Bad at Writing Sonnets
NBC News / Posted 10 days ago
During Turing Tests The yearlong competition was a variation of the "Turing Test," named for British computer scientist Alan Turing, who in 1950 proposed an experiment to determine if computers could have humanlike intelligence. Results were... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Book Festival: Alan Turing's life far from Enigmaduring the war were ice-cold - the lake was frozen over, the heating was terrib
Book Festival: Alan Turing's life far from Enigma
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 10 days ago
during the war were ice-cold - the lake was frozen over, the heating was terrible and to cope with the adverse conditions Alan Turing taught himself to knit... and knitted himself a pair of gloves. "This was typical of Alan - he was very... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Dartmouth contest shows computers aren't such good poetsby a computer program. The yearlong competition was a variation of the "Turing
Dartmouth contest shows computers aren't such good poets
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 11 days ago
by a computer program. The yearlong competition was a variation of the "Turing Test," named for British computer scientist Alan Turing, who in 1950 proposed an experiment to determine if computers could have humanlike intelligence. Results were... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Dartmouth contest shows computers aren't such good poetsby a computer program. The yearlong competition was a variation of the “Turing
Dartmouth contest shows computers aren't such good poets
The Seattle Times / Posted 11 days ago
by a computer program. The yearlong competition was a variation of the “Turing Test,” named for British computer scientist Alan Turing, who in 1950 proposed an experiment to determine if computers could have humanlike intelligence. Results were... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Dartmouth contest shows computers aren't such good poetsproduced by a computer program. The competition was a variation of the "Turing
Dartmouth contest shows computers aren't such good poets
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 11 days ago
produced by a computer program. The competition was a variation of the "Turing Test," named for British computer scientist Alan Turing, who in 1950 proposed an experiment to determine if a computer could have humanlike intelligence. The results,... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Dartmouth contest shows computers aren't such good poetsproduced by a computer program. The competition was a variation of the "Turing
Dartmouth contest shows computers aren't such good poets
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 11 days ago
produced by a computer program. The competition was a variation of the "Turing Test," named for British computer scientist Alan Turing, who in 1950 proposed an experiment to determine if a computer could have humanlike intelligence. The results,... Read more
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WestportNow
Susan Granger at the Movies: ‘The Nice Guys,’ ‘Money Monster,’ ‘The Man Who Knew Infinity’family, Ramanujan overcame incredible odds to inform the later work of Stephen
Susan Granger at the Movies: ‘The Nice Guys,’ ‘Money Monster,’ ‘The Man Who Knew Infinity’
WestportNow / Posted 12 days ago
family, Ramanujan overcame incredible odds to inform the later work of Stephen Hawking (“The Theory of Everything”) and Alan Turing (“The Imitation Game”). Although writer/director Matt Brown strikes a more conventional key than those previous... Read more
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Oxford Mail
This former RAF base was transformed into a classic car paradisea period backdrop in The Imitation Game, the Second World War drama staring Ben
This former RAF base was transformed into a classic car paradise
Oxford Mail / Posted 12 days ago
a period backdrop in The Imitation Game, the Second World War drama staring Benedict Cumberbatch as code-breaking genius Alan Turing. And last year the Duke of Gloucester toured the site and officially opened the engineering quarter. Continuing... Read more
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Manchester City FC
England v Turkey: Supporter informationTicket Office and Stadium Tours To access the campus during the day, supporter
England v Turkey: Supporter information
Manchester City FC / Posted 12 days ago
Ticket Office and Stadium Tours To access the campus during the day, supporters should park in the Blue Car Park off Alan Turing Way. A charge of £10 will be applied upon entry but will be refunded upon exit*. The shuttle service will be... Read more
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Sky News Australia
UK spy agency MI6 looks to woo gay applicantswebsite. In April, the Government Communications Headquarters eavesdropping ag
UK spy agency MI6 looks to woo gay applicants
Sky News Australia / Posted 13 days ago
website. In April, the Government Communications Headquarters eavesdropping agency apologised for its ban on gays which led to the dismissal and subsequent suicide of one of its most brilliant code breakers, Alan Turing, in the 1950s... Read more
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Adelaide Now
UK spy agency MI6 flies rainbow flagCommunications Headquarters eavesdropping agency apologised for its ban on gays
UK spy agency MI6 flies rainbow flag
Adelaide Now / Posted 13 days ago
Communications Headquarters eavesdropping agency apologised for its ban on gays which led to the dismissal and subsequent suicide of one of its most brilliant code breakers, Alan Turing, in the 1950s. Most popular World Breaking... Read more
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Herald Sun
UK spy agency MI6 flies rainbow flagCommunications Headquarters eavesdropping agency apologised for its ban on gays
UK spy agency MI6 flies rainbow flag
Herald Sun / Posted 13 days ago
Communications Headquarters eavesdropping agency apologised for its ban on gays which led to the dismissal and subsequent suicide of one of its most brilliant code breakers, Alan Turing, in the 1950s. Most popular World Breaking... Read more
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Weekly Times
UK spy agency MI6 flies rainbow flagCommunications Headquarters eavesdropping agency apologised for its ban on gays
UK spy agency MI6 flies rainbow flag
Weekly Times / Posted 13 days ago
Communications Headquarters eavesdropping agency apologised for its ban on gays which led to the dismissal and subsequent suicide of one of its most brilliant code breakers, Alan Turing, in the 1950s. Most popular World Breaking... Read more
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The Courier Mail
UK spy agency MI6 flies rainbow flagCommunications Headquarters eavesdropping agency apologised for its ban on gays
UK spy agency MI6 flies rainbow flag
The Courier Mail / Posted 13 days ago
Communications Headquarters eavesdropping agency apologised for its ban on gays which led to the dismissal and subsequent suicide of one of its most brilliant code breakers, Alan Turing, in the 1950s. Most popular World Breaking... Read more
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News.com.au
UK spy agency MI6 flies rainbow flagHeadquarters eavesdropping agency apologised for its ban on gays which led to t
UK spy agency MI6 flies rainbow flag
News.com.au / Posted 13 days ago
Headquarters eavesdropping agency apologised for its ban on gays which led to the dismissal and subsequent suicide of one of its most brilliant code breakers, Alan Turing, in the 1950s. Originally published as UK spy agency MI6 flies rainb... Read more
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Perth Now
UK spy agency MI6 flies rainbow flagCommunications Headquarters eavesdropping agency apologised for its ban on gays
UK spy agency MI6 flies rainbow flag
Perth Now / Posted 13 days ago
Communications Headquarters eavesdropping agency apologised for its ban on gays which led to the dismissal and subsequent suicide of one of its most brilliant code breakers, Alan Turing, in the 1950s. Most popular World Breaking... Read more
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Wired News
Soon We Won’t Program Computers. We’ll Train Them Like DogsCole suggests a different formulation: “A cell is a machine for turning experie
Soon We Won’t Program Computers. We’ll Train Them Like Dogs
Wired News / Posted 13 days ago
Cole suggests a different formulation: “A cell is a machine for turning experience into biology.” And now, 80 years after Alan Turing first sketched his designs for a problem-solving machine, computers are becoming devices for turning experience... Read more
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Reuters
UK foreign spy agency flies rainbow flag, says diversity gives it edge(GCHQ) eavesdropping agency apologized for its ban on gays which led to the dis
UK foreign spy agency flies rainbow flag, says diversity gives it edge
Reuters / Posted 13 days ago
(GCHQ) eavesdropping agency apologized for its ban on gays which led to the dismissal and subsequent suicide of one of its most brilliant code breakers, Alan Turing, in the 1950s. (Reporting by Michael Holden; Editing by Rais... Read more
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Billboard
Ozzy & Jack Osbourne Taking a 'World Detour' on the History Channeland met a guy who thinks he's the fucking reincarnation of King Arthur. And we
Ozzy & Jack Osbourne Taking a 'World Detour' on the History Channel
Billboard / Posted 13 days ago
and met a guy who thinks he's the fucking reincarnation of King Arthur. And we went to Bletchley Park to see the machine [Alan Turing] used to break the [German] kind. We're going to Mount Rushmore, to the abandoned silos where America used to... Read more
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DW
UK spy agency GCHQ offers apology to gay code breakers, including Alan Turing |for a ban on homosexuals which led to the dismissal and subsequent suicide of o
UK spy agency GCHQ offers apology to gay code breakers, including Alan Turing |
DW / Posted 14 days ago
for a ban on homosexuals which led to the dismissal and subsequent suicide of one of its best-ever code breakers, Alan Turing, in the 1950s. Speaking on Monday, Robert Hannigan told a gay rights workplace conference in London that Turing... Read more
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Herts Advertiser
Books in the Belfry returns this weekend as Flamstead hosts festivalTuring plus illustrations They include Herts author Dermot Turing, the nephew
Books in the Belfry returns this weekend as Flamstead hosts festival
Herts Advertiser / Posted 14 days ago
Turing plus illustrations They include Herts author Dermot Turing, the nephew of legendary Bletchley Park code-breaker Alan Turing, who will be discussing his biography Decoded at St Leonard’s Church, Flamstead, next Saturday, May 21. He has... Read more
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Wired News
Meet Janna Levin, the Chillest Astrophysicist Alivehas also studied the limits of knowledge, ideas that found their way into her a
Meet Janna Levin, the Chillest Astrophysicist Alive
Wired News / Posted 16 days ago
has also studied the limits of knowledge, ideas that found their way into her award-winning novel about the mathematicians Alan Turing and Kurt Gödel. Lately she has been developing the theory of an astrophysical object she calls a “black-hole... Read more
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Oxford Mail
This former RAF base was transformed into a classic car paradisea period backdrop in The Imitation Game, the Second World War drama staring Ben
This former RAF base was transformed into a classic car paradise
Oxford Mail / Posted 18 days ago
a period backdrop in The Imitation Game, the Second World War drama staring Benedict Cumberbatch as code-breaking genius Alan Turing. And last year Prince Richard, the Duke of Gloucester, toured the site and officially opened the engineering... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Football fan boy aged 12 attacked by hooligan after Premier League matchto do. We are taking this very seriously and looking to identify this offender
Football fan boy aged 12 attacked by hooligan after Premier League match
Daily Mirror / Posted 19 days ago
to do. We are taking this very seriously and looking to identify this offender as soon as we can. "Anyone who may have been in the area of Alan Turing way and witnessed the assault should call the police immediately quoting reference 09051... Read more
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Northern Echo
Hooligan attacks 12-old Darlington boy after Arsenal vs Man City matchto do. “We’re taking this very seriously and looking to identify this offender
Hooligan attacks 12-old Darlington boy after Arsenal vs Man City match
Northern Echo / Posted 19 days ago
to do. “We’re taking this very seriously and looking to identify this offender as soon as we can. “Anyone who may have been in the area of Alan Turing way and witnessed the assault should call the police immediately quoting reference 090516... Read more
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Best of New Orleans Gambit
The Man Who Knew Infinityrelease of The Imitation Game (which received eight Oscar nominations), the lit
The Man Who Knew Infinity
Best of New Orleans Gambit / Posted 21 days ago
release of The Imitation Game (which received eight Oscar nominations), the little-known story of computer science pioneer Alan Turing, and The Theory of Everything (five Oscar nominations), which focuses on the personal life of physics visionary... Read more
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Manchester City FC
EDS v Chelsea service informationparking is available at the Etihad Stadium. For this match, please use the Blue
EDS v Chelsea service information
Manchester City FC / Posted 21 days ago
parking is available at the Etihad Stadium. For this match, please use the Blue car park, which can be accessed from Alan Turing Way (A6010) via gate 2 (postcode M11 4DW). For accessible parking please contact the Club’s Access Officer to... Read more
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Denver Post
Siri's creators unveil Viv, the next step in artificial-intelligence assistantsamong the staunchest adherents to the original Turing Test — the proposition, l
Siri's creators unveil Viv, the next step in artificial-intelligence assistants
Denver Post / Posted 21 days ago
among the staunchest adherents to the original Turing Test — the proposition, laid out by artificial-intelligence pioneer Alan Turing over half a century ago that a machine has achieved intelligence if it can carry on a conversation that is... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Rare WW2 Nazi Enigma device set to fetch a huge amount of moneyrare. Many went down with U-Boats or were thrown overboard to avoid Allied cap
Rare WW2 Nazi Enigma device set to fetch a huge amount of money
Daily Mirror / Posted 22 days ago
rare. Many went down with U-Boats or were thrown overboard to avoid Allied capture. Surge: Benedict Cumberbatch as Alan Turing in The Imitation Game Experts are unsure how this particular device - which is made of metal and wood - survived... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Benedict Cumberbatch says training for The Hollow Crown's battle scenes was 'brutal'jokingly referred to her character as an “old bag”. She paid tribute to the st
Benedict Cumberbatch says training for The Hollow Crown's battle scenes was 'brutal'
Irish Examiner / Posted 23 days ago
jokingly referred to her character as an “old bag”. She paid tribute to the star who won plaudits for his portrayal of Alan Turing in The Imitation Game. “He’s a terrific actor and he did the most spectacular reading,” she said. Dame Judi... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
War of the Roses' battle scenes were brutal, says Cumberbatchjokingly referred to her character as an "old bag". She paid tribute to the st
War of the Roses' battle scenes were brutal, says Cumberbatch
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 23 days ago
jokingly referred to her character as an "old bag". She paid tribute to the star who won plaudits for his portrayal of Alan Turing in The Imitation Game. "He's a terrific actor and he did the most spectacular reading," she said. "He'd just... Read more
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Best of New Orleans Gambit
The Man Who Knew Infinityrelease of The Imitation Game (which received eight Oscar nominations), the lit
The Man Who Knew Infinity
Best of New Orleans Gambit / Posted 23 days ago
release of The Imitation Game (which received eight Oscar nominations), the little-known story of computer science pioneer Alan Turing, and The Theory of Everything (five Oscar nominations), which focuses on the personal life of physics visionary... Read more
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Manchester City FC
City u18s v Fulham: Service informationparking is available at the Etihad Stadium. For this match, please use the Blue
City u18s v Fulham: Service information
Manchester City FC / Posted 24 days ago
parking is available at the Etihad Stadium. For this match, please use the Blue car park, which can be accessed from Alan Turing Way (A6010) via gate 2 (postcode M11 4DW). Accessible parking is available on the North Car Park at the Academy... Read more
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Gamasutra
"U-110, A World War II story"Alan Turing's contribution to breaking Enigma - though unrecognized before his
"U-110, A World War II story"
Gamasutra / Posted 25 days ago
Alan Turing's contribution to breaking Enigma - though unrecognized before his death - is nowadays common knowledge. But, very few know how Alan Turing and his team got the Enigma machine, its cipher keys, and code books that allowed codebreakers to... Read more
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Manchester City FC
City EDS v Liverpool: Service informationparking is available at the Etihad Stadium. For this match, please use the Blue
City EDS v Liverpool: Service information
Manchester City FC / Posted 25 days ago
parking is available at the Etihad Stadium. For this match, please use the Blue car park, which can be accessed from Alan Turing Way (A6010) via gate 2 (postcode M11 4DW). Accessible parking is available on the North Car Park at the Academy... Read more
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Island Packet
Siri’s creators try to alter commerce without typing or clicksamong the staunchest adherents to the original Turing Test – the proposition, l
Siri’s creators try to alter commerce without typing or clicks
Island Packet / Posted 25 days ago
among the staunchest adherents to the original Turing Test – the proposition, laid out by artificial-intelligence pioneer Alan Turing over half a century ago, that a machine has achieved intelligence if it can carry on a conversation that is... Read more
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iol.co.za
Like Siri, just betteramong the staunchest adherents to the original Turing Test - the proposition, l
Like Siri, just better
iol.co.za / Posted 25 days ago
among the staunchest adherents to the original Turing Test - the proposition, laid out by artificial-intelligence pioneer Alan Turing over half a century ago, that a machine has achieved intelligence if it can carry on a conversation that is... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Siri's creators say they've made something even betteramong the staunchest adherents to the original Turing Test — the proposition, l
Siri's creators say they've made something even better
Brisbane Times / Posted 25 days ago
among the staunchest adherents to the original Turing Test — the proposition, laid out by artificial-intelligence pioneer Alan Turing over half a century ago, that a machine has achieved intelligence if it can carry on a conversation that is... Read more
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WA Today
Siri's creators say they've made something even betteramong the staunchest adherents to the original Turing Test — the proposition, l
Siri's creators say they've made something even better
WA Today / Posted 25 days ago
among the staunchest adherents to the original Turing Test — the proposition, laid out by artificial-intelligence pioneer Alan Turing over half a century ago, that a machine has achieved intelligence if it can carry on a conversation that is... Read more
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The Age
Siri's creators say they've made something even betteramong the staunchest adherents to the original Turing Test — the proposition, l
Siri's creators say they've made something even better
The Age / Posted 25 days ago
among the staunchest adherents to the original Turing Test — the proposition, laid out by artificial-intelligence pioneer Alan Turing over half a century ago, that a machine has achieved intelligence if it can carry on a conversation that is... Read more
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