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With recent advances in laser rangefinders, faster algorithms, and open source robotic operating systems, researchers are increasing domestic robots' semantic and situational awareness.
Teaching computers to understand pictures could lead to search engines capable of identifying and organizing large datasets of visual information.
A pair of divergent scientific communities discusses their similarities and differences, and search for common ground.
Computational metaphysics is helping philosophers answer age-old questions, such as whether God exists.