Week 4

The interface between man and machine … is more important than the power of the man or the power of the machine in determining overall capability

Name: Gabriela d’Amato Headline: Shyam Sankar: The rise of human-computer cooperation Date: Posted: September, 2012 Source: As told by Shyam Sankar The rise of human-computer cooperation Abstract: In a recent TED talk, Shyam Sankar describes the relationship between man and machine. It’s interesting to think that less than 10 years ago we have envisioned mankind … Continue reading

Global Now / Week 4

Computers thinking like humans to help small businesses

Rachal Tai Section: Cope  Global Now: Abstract Headline:  Computers thinking like humans to help small businesses Date:  9/20/2012 Source:  The Atlantic Abstract: Sight Machine, a new, collaborative micro-manufacturing facility, is currently manufacturing and perfecting a type of technology that will enable computers and robots to analyze images taken from their in-built cameras and to send out useful … Continue reading