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Map of Computer Science

We built computers to expand our brains originally scientists built computers to solve arithmetic but they turn out to be incredibly useful for many other things as well running the entire Internet lifelike graphics artificial brains or simulating the universe but amazingly all of it boils down to just flipping …

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Ken Jennings: Watson, Jeopardy and me, the obsolete know-it-all

Translator: Timothy Covell Reviewer: Morton Bast In two weeks time, that’s the ninth anniversary of the day I first stepped out onto that hallowed “Jeopardy” set. I mean, nine years is a long time. And given “Jeopardy’s” average demographics, I think what that means is most of the people who …

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Learn to talk about artificial intelligence in 6 minutes

Dan: Hello and welcome to 6 Minute English. I’m Dan and joining me today is Neil. Hi Neil. Neil: Hi Dan. What’s with the protective gear and helmet? Dan: I’m just getting ready for the inevitable rise of the machines. That’s the takeover of the world by artificial intelligence, or …

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The Internet: Crash Course Computer Science #29

Hi, I’m Carrie Anne, and welcome to CrashCourse Computer Science! As we talked about last episode, your computer is connected to a large, distributed network, called The Internet. I know this because you’re watching a youtube video, which is being streamed over that very internet. It’s arranged as an ever-enlarging …

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