Amrit Chhetri

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Watch This Childlike Humanoid Robot Begin To Comprehend Language

Robot iCub uses an artificial neural network to understand new sentences.<p>A robot with an artificial brain is learning languages--even heavily accented ones--by stringing together words and sentences. Peter Ford Dominey and his colleagues at the French National Institute of Health and Medical …

Raspberry Pi-powered open-source bartending robot nearly funded on Kickstarter

Who wouldn’t want a Raspbery Pi-powered open source bartending that you control with your phone or tablet?<p>For at least 353 people who have tossed $134,551 in tip money towards the project on Kickstarter, that question has an easy answer: everyone. And with a project goal of just a little more, …

How An Open Source Operating System Jumpstarted Robotics Research

Ever wonder why it has taken so long for your robot butler to arrive? It’s 2013, so why aren’t those long-promised robotic domestic servants helping out around the house yet?<p>One reason for the delay: Robot engineers lacked a common platform on which to communicate and collaborate with one another. …

FASHIONING THE FUTURE

The recent frenzy of tech-y fashion—Suzanne Lee’s Kombucha couture, for example, or something called the “Twitter Dress,” upon which live tweets scroll over a LED-embedded bodice—is the inspiration for “Fashion and Technology,” an exhibition opening today at FIT’s museum.<p>The show is arranged …

Zippers, Stitches, and GIFs: FIT Looks at Fashion and Technology | Artinfo

Outside the entrance to “Fashion and Technology” at the Museum at FIT, Hussein Chalayan’s Spring 2007 runway show plays on a loop. Animated by …

How 3 Social Good Platforms are Building Change Communities

<i>This post was originally written for Half the Sky Movement: The Game, a Facebook game that creates real change for women and girls.</i><p>Thousands of changemakers gathered at the 92YTribeca on Wednesday for Mom+Social, a one-day gathering focused on motherhood and the role of social media, technology, …

Indian companies like social media

Print this page<p>Indian companies are – finally – learning the value of social media.<p>In the past few years, businesses in the country have begun using …

Pinterest Stress: Close To Half Of Mothers Stressed By Social Media Site, Survey Finds

Social media anxiety disorder may not be a recognized mental health issue (yet), but for some moms, social network-inflicted stress has added considerable pressure to parenthood.<p>Pinterest in particular is stressing out close to half of moms, according to a TODAY Moms survey of over 7,000 mothers …

Is Social Content Curation The Next "Better" Thing?

Social content curation has blown up in the past year, after a late start that began to show traction around 2007-2008. Pinterest continues to …

Content Curation

Content Curation Tools & Concepts

Having a content curation plan is something to consider as a part of a content marketing strategy. Here are 9 tools and concepts used for content …

Content Curation

Pebble Watch SDK goes live, new watch faces and apps to come

Pebble, the E-Ink smart-watch for iPhones and Android devices which raised over 10 million dollars on Kickstarter is about to get a lot of new features. Today, Pebble announced that the watch SDK is being released today. The SDK will allow developers to create custom watch faces, alerts and new …

Report: Google Is Making a Smart Watch Too

The Financial Times is reporting that Google is making its own version of a smart watch. What's interesting is that it's not Google's experimental …

International Space Station incorporating more Linux computers [Updated]

Acer and Windows 8 may be all over the upcoming Star Trek Into Darkness movie, but Linux is actually the go-to platform on the International Space …

Run away from bulls on Zynga's latest 'With Friends' game

The social-gaming company releases "Running With Friends," a combination of its mobile franchise and the popular genre of running games. The title's set at the annual running of the bulls in Pamplona, Spain.<p>Zynga has added another "With Friends" game to its portfolio, and this time it involves …

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Facebook previews new features for Home, which is near 1M downloads - http://tcrn.ch/12jhtCY

FT Debuts on Flipboard

Inside Flipboard / May 9, 2013<p>The FT, or Financial Times, one of the best-read business sources in the world, launched today on Flipboard. Readers …

Why E-Mail Newsletters Won't Die

Paul Berry is trying to build the news engine of the future, but, like many online media pioneers, he’s finding he just can’t escape the grubby …

Facebook reportedly in talks to buy Waze for $1 billion

The social network could be eyeing a purchase of the Israeli company known for its socially informed navigation app, according to business-news site Calcalist.<p>Facebook may be aiming to spend anywhere from $800 million to $1 billion to acquire Waze, an Israel-based company that offers a socially …

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Big Data Is Already Producing Big Results

When we hear the phrase “big data,” we have to ask ourselves, “How big is big? What are we really talking about?”<p>Let’s take one of the largest …

Who am I? Data and DNA answer one of life’s big questions

In March nearly 7,000 people traveled to the Salt Palace Convention Center in Salt Lake City, Utah, to spend the weekend at RootsTech, a yearly technology-focused genealogy conference sponsored by FamilySearch and a few other big names in the family history industry. Genealogy — the search for and …