Rap Genius Rebrands Itself To Genius After weathering a couple of storms which included the inevitable firing of co-founder Mahbod Moghadam, Genius is rebranding itself to Genius.com - a simpler yet fitting name for its ambitious goal.
Jul 12 2014, 4:10am CDT
Why The Future Of Technology Is All Too Human When Ray Kurzweil published The Age Of Spiritual Machines in 1999, he predicted a new era of thinking machines that will meet and then exceed human intelligence. The idea seemed outlandish at the time, but...
Feb 22 2014, 11:36pm CST
Bringing Unstructured Data Into D&B Products Business data stalwart Dun & Bradstreet has been delivering business intelligence to corporations for well over 100 years but until now that information was made up from highly structured data – market analytics,...
Jan 14 2014, 11:26am CST
Why Automated Semantics Will Solve The BI Dashboard Crisis Right now, in most companies, there is a crisis of Business Intelligence dashboards. For good reasons, BI practitioners use the dashboard as way to deliver data and analytics to pretty much everyone. Dashboards are the...
Dec 30 2013, 5:11am CST
Google Doodle Commemorates Math Prodigy Shakuntala Devi Google has reserved a doodle commemorating the 84th birthday of famous math prodigy Shakuntala Devi by dubbing her as world's fastest human computer. She had one of the sharpest minds on the planet as far as numbers were concerned.
Nov 4 2013, 7:00am CST
Iodized Salt Boosted America’s IQ The introduction of iodized salt in America caused a boost in IQ worth 10 years. This was noticed later on when diseases such as goiter and mental retardation vanished. Credit goes to the amalgamation of iodine in the salt.
Jul 24 2013, 5:36am CDT
Tapping of Tech Firms’ Data The Obama administration confirmed its complicity in the surveillance of information that was strictly confidential. The tapping of the secret data of various tech firms was taking place.
Jun 7 2013, 6:08am CDT
Rubik's TouchCube on Sale Now The Rubik's TouchCube is available at ThinkGeek for $99.99.
There are so many games we play as kids then when we are grown, we tend to pull away from the game playing to be more "serious." That’s not always the best...
May 7 2010, 6:00pm CDT
Rubik's TouchCube for $20 + $5 s&h Best Buy cut its price on the Rubik's TouchCube to $19.99. Shipping adds $5.49, or opt for free in-store pickup. Even with shipping, it's $15 below our February mention and the lowest total price we've seen. Sales tax...
Mar 15 2010, 2:00pm CDT
Hot Sale: Rubik's TouchCube Only $49.99 On Best Buy Online The Rubik's Cube of 2009 is touch sensitive. The new Rubik's TouchCube appeared earlier this year at the Toy Fair 2009. Gadget shop Hammacher Schlemmer started selling the Touchscreen Rubik's Cube for $149.95 in October...
Dec 16 2009, 6:00am CST
Google CADIE unveiled as World's first real AI System Google unveiled a new research project dubbed CADIE. CADIE stands for Cognitive Autoheuristic Distributed-Intelligence Entity.
For several years now a small research group at Google has been working on some challenging...
Apr 1 2009, 3:11am CDT
Dating Site for Smart People Only A new dating and social interaction site has launched called Intelligent People. The premise behind the site is that only smart people can join. To join you have to pass an IQ test and the site says that it only accepts...
Apr 25 2008, 12:22pm CDT
Tomy EQ Trainer Gadget Japanese Toy maker Tomy will launch the EQ Trainer in March.
EQ stands for Emotional Intelligence Quotient (This is different from IQ). The Tomy EQ Trainer is a small and low-cost PDA with touch screen. It is geared...
Jan 23 2006, 9:11am EST
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