There is something particularly chilling about walking down a geriatric hospital hallway. Art doesn’t line the walls; photos don’t contrast the pure white paint. Everything is brown and grey. It’s too quiet; it’s scary. It […]
Over the course of two nights the week of Feb. 14, mankind may have met the first of its robotic overlords. While it is too early to worry about time-travelling assassin bots or robotic armies harvesting humanity for energy, it would appear that IBM’s Watson has brought mankind’s dominance of the world of television game shows to an end.