AI: Science Fact vs. Science Fiction (Part 1: Robots)

From tin-can robots to sophisticated, sentient virtual environments, artificial intelligence (AI) is a dominant theme in science fiction. With real-world advances in machine learning and deep learning, the gap between fact and fiction is narrowing. Real AI isn’t all about robots and self-aware computers. From Siri, search engines and ... [ Read More ]

CHIUW 2017: Surveying the Chapel Landscape

CHIUW 2017 — the 4th Annual Chapel Implementers and Users Workshop — was held last month in Orlando, Fla., in conjunction with IEEE IPDPS 2017. Right out of the gate, attendees heard about a number of positive trends in the annual “state of the ... [ Read More ]