Archive: 12/05/2011

Shredder Challenge solved

Almost 9,000 teams registered to participate in DARPA's Shredder Challenge. Thirty-three days after the challenge was announced, one small San Francisco-based team correctly reconstructed each of the five challenge documents ...

Dec 05, 2011 5 / 5 (4) 3

Dating the world's language families

(PhysOrg.com) -- A computerized method for determining when prehistoric languages were spoken has been developed by an international group of scholars known as the ASJP (Automated Similarity Judgment Program) ...

Dec 05, 2011 4.2 / 5 (6) 2 | with audio podcast