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Chess Lessons Exposed

Many players dream of getting chess lessons, though they aren’t quite sure what it would be like. The fact is, the experience (for both the student …

Chess

Google's AI is warming up for world domination by killing inbox spam

News about artificial intelligence currently tends to fall into two main camps. In the first, we have technologists and computer experts getting genuinely worried about the future threat of out-of-control AI. And in the second, we have the novel but ultimately modest uses the technology is actually …

Artificial Intelligence

Man Utd transfers: Big players leave - what happens next? - Telegraph

PC makers just had their worst quarter in almost 2 years

Worldwide personal computer shipments slipped a sharp 9.5% in the second quarter from a year ago, the steepest drop-off in almost two years on broad …

Wimbledon grunting row sparks rift between Heather Watson and Liam Broady

The dispute has threatened to drive a wedge between British players as Watson and Broady take difference stances<p>The Wimbledon grunting row deepened as a rift emerged between Heather Watson and Liam Broady over the correct level of noise players should make during their matches.<p>The grunting debacle …

The massive China hack on US data 'will be debilitating to US intelligence for a generation'

"Presuming these attacks came from China, it's debilitating to America's human intelligence capabilities for a generation," geopolitical expert Ian Bremmer, founder of Eurasia Group, told Business Insider via email.<p>Every single person who had applied for government security clearance — whether they …

Barack Obama

Neuroscience-based algorithms make for better networks

When it comes to developing efficient, robust networks, the brain may often know best. Researchers from Carnegie Mellon University and the Salk …

Neuroscience

On Chess: 2015 U.S. Junior Closed Championship are underway in St. Louis

For the sixth consecutive year, the Chess Club and Scholastic Center of St. Louis is hosting the U.S. Junior Closed Championship.<p>The Junior Closed is …

IBM’s New Chip Has Four Times the Computing Strength of Any Other

IBM said on Thursday that it had made working versions of ultra dense computer chips with roughly four times the capacity of today's most powerful …