Peter Norvig

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Name: Peter Norvig
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

Online education, rebooted

Udacity's freemium model is "vastly oversubscribed," Thrun says.(Fortune) Can a roboticist program real human minds? Udacity CEO Sebastian Thrun is working on just that. He recently told Fortune's Adam Lashinsky how:Fortune: You've been a Google executive ... [Published Fortune - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 1 reports

Online education, rebooted

Udacity's freemium model is "vastly oversubscribed," Thrun says.(Fortune) Can a roboticist program real human minds? Udacity CEO Sebastian Thrun is working on just that. He recently told Fortune's Adam Lashinsky how:Fortune: You've been a Google executive ... [Published CNN - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Apr 02 2014 - Updated Apr 02 2014 - 1 reports

The White Swan: How To Cope With The Impact of the Dramatic Highly Improbable And Succeed Through Transformative and Integrative Risk Management! [BOOK] By Mr. Andres Agostini

The White Swan: How To Cope With The Impact of the Dramatic Highly Improbable And Succeed Through Transformative and Integrative Risk Management! [BOOK] By © Copyright 2014 Mr. Andres Agostini (AA) ─ All Rights Reserved Worldwide ─ « www.linkedin.com/in/andresagostini ... [Published Lifeboat News The Blog - Apr 02 2014]
First reported Mar 31 2014 - Updated Mar 31 2014 - 1 reports

Re: [tt] [GRG] Kurzweil Article

To  Members and Friends of the Los Angeles Gerontology Research Group:      Ray Kurzeil's new position at Google.  Probably, the Ray's Singularity will not arise in whole-cloth on 2029. It could arrive in pieces over a ten year period. Therefore, ... [Published TranshumanTech - Mar 31 2014]
First reported Mar 27 2014 - Updated Mar 28 2014 - 1 reports

In Defense of Google Flu Trends

In 2008, Google released an experiment called Flu Trends, which attempted to predict the prevalence of the flu from searches that users made for about 40 flu-related queries.Based on the data up to that point in time, Flu Trends worked really well. The ... [Published Yahoo! Finance - Mar 27 2014]
First reported Mar 26 2014 - Updated Mar 26 2014 - 1 reports

The Electronic Holy War

In May, 1997, I.B.M.’s Deep Blue supercomputer prevailed over Garry Kasparov in a series of six chess games, becoming the first computer to defeat a world-champion chess player. Two months later, the Times offered machines another challenge on behalf ... [Published New Yorker - Mar 26 2014]
First reported Feb 12 2014 - Updated Feb 12 2014 - 1 reports

Boot up: Android's closing window, Surface takes off, code in a decade, and more

Plus the prospects for 4K TV, some US smartphone user data, India's PC slump, and more A burst of 7 links for you to chew over, as picked by the Technology team From ex-Google engineers, a device that syncs music throughout your whole house >> ... [Published Technology: Technology blog | guardian.co.uk - Feb 12 2014]
First reported Feb 04 2014 - Updated Feb 04 2014 - 1 reports

Live @ SMX West: What Is Hummingbird & The Entity Search Revolution

Google’s Director Of Research Peter Norvig once told me, “Search should be like HAL in the movie 2001: A Space Odyssey. It should understand what people say – hopefully without killing anybody.” Google has made huge strides toward achieving that goal, ... [Published Search Engine Land: News About Search Engines & ... - Feb 04 2014]
First reported Jan 30 2014 - Updated Jan 31 2014 - 1 reports

Google's Game Of Moneyball In The Age Of Artificial Intelligence ...

Technology Review points out that Google's research director Peter Norvig said the company employs “less than 50 percent but certainly more than 5 percent” of the world's leading experts on machine learning. See it on Scoop.it , via Strategy and Competitive ... [Published Strategy and Competitive Intelligence | Scoop.it - Jan 30 2014]
First reported Jan 29 2014 - Updated Jan 30 2014 - 1 reports

Google's Game Of Moneyball In The Age Of Artificial Intelligence

Over the past couple of months, Google has been playing its own peculiar game of Moneyball. It may not make a ton of sense right now, but Google is setting itself up to leave its competitors in the lurch as it moves into the next generation of computing. ... [Published ReadWriteWeb - Jan 29 2014]
First reported Jan 29 2014 - Updated Jan 29 2014 - 1 reports

TED News in Brief: JR’s art dances, this world might be a simulation and … Lean In, The Movie?

At TEDWomen 2013, Sheryl Sandberg admitted she had to be pushed to get personal in the TED Talk that became her book Lean In. Photo: Kristoffer Heacox So much happening in TED-related news this week. Here, some of the highlights. Lean In: The Movie? ... [Published TED Blog - Jan 29 2014]
First reported Jan 27 2014 - Updated Jan 27 2014 - 1 reports

What’s next for MOOCs?

“Questions Worth Asking” is a new editorial series from TED in which we’ll pose thorny questions to those with a thoughtful, relevant (or irrelevant but still interesting) take. This week: “What’s next for MOOCs?”, those online courses that have thrown ... [Published TED Blog - Jan 27 2014]

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Online education, rebooted [Published CNN - Apr 10 2014]
The White Swan: How To Cope With The Impact of ... [Published Lifeboat News The Blog - Apr 02 2014]
Re: [tt] [GRG] Kurzweil Article [Published TranshumanTech - Mar 31 2014]
In Defense of Google Flu Trends [Published Yahoo! Finance - Mar 27 2014]
The Electronic Holy War [Published New Yorker - Mar 26 2014]
The Future of Space-Age Risk Management: Transf... [Published Lifeboat News The Blog - Mar 21 2014]
Boot up: Android's closing window, Surface take... [Published Technology: Technology blog | guardian.co.uk - Feb 12 2014]
Live @ SMX West: What Is Hummingbird & The Enti... [Published Search Engine Land: News About Search Engines & ... - Feb 04 2014]
Google's Game Of Moneyball In The Age Of Artifi... [Published Strategy and Competitive Intelligence | Scoop.it - Jan 30 2014]
Google's Game Of Moneyball In The Age Of Artifi... [Published ReadWriteWeb - Jan 29 2014]
TED News in Brief: JR’s art dances, this world ... [Published TED Blog - Jan 29 2014]
What’s next for MOOCs? [Published TED Blog - Jan 27 2014]
Boot up: Samsung halts Android update, LG's sno... [Published Technology: Technology blog | guardian.co.uk - Nov 20 2013]
Lincoln's Gettysburg PowerPoint, delivered 150 ... [Published Boing Boing - Nov 19 2013]
Software, hardware, everywhere [Published O'Reilly Radar - Insight, analysis, and researc ... - Nov 04 2013]
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The White Swan: How To Cope With The Impact of the Dramatic Highly Improbable And Succeed Through Transformative and Integrative Risk Management! [BOOK] By © Copyright 2014 Mr. Andres Agostini (AA) ─ All Rights Reserved Worldwide ─ « www.linkedin.com/in/andresagostini ...
Re: [tt] [GRG] Kurzweil Article [Published TranshumanTech - Mar 31 2014]
To  Members and Friends of the Los Angeles Gerontology Research Group:      Ray Kurzeil's new position at Google.  Probably, the Ray's Singularity will not arise in whole-cloth on 2029. It could arrive in pieces over a ten year period. Therefore, ...
The Future of Space-Age Risk Management: Transf... [Published Lifeboat News The Blog - Mar 21 2014]
The Future of Space-Age Risk Management: Transformative and Integrative Risk Management! By Mr. Andres Agostini. (An Independent and Thorough Answer). On October 09, 2013 I was asked a simple yet intriguing question at the right time and place. ...
Boot up: Android's closing window, Surface take... [Published Technology: Technology blog | guardian.co.uk - Feb 12 2014]
Plus the prospects for 4K TV, some US smartphone user data, India's PC slump, and more A burst of 7 links for you to chew over, as picked by the Technology team From ex-Google engineers, a device that syncs music throughout your whole house >> ...
Live @ SMX West: What Is Hummingbird & The Enti... [Published Search Engine Land: News About Search Engines & ... - Feb 04 2014]
Google’s Director Of Research Peter Norvig once told me, “Search should be like HAL in the movie 2001: A Space Odyssey. It should understand what people say – hopefully without killing anybody.” Google has made huge strides toward achieving that goal, ...
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