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RPI to Design a Supercomputer with a Neuromorphic Processor

By   /  April 8, 2015  /  Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Smart Data News, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

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by Angela Guess Mary L. Martialay recently reported for RPI News, “With a $1.3 million grant from the Air Force Research Laboratory, researchers at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute will explore the design and potential of next-generation supercomputers that incorporate a highly efficient “neuromorphic” processor, which more closely represents the human brain in its architectural design. In […]

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NSF Awards $15M to DataONE Environmental Linked Data Project

By   /  October 14, 2014  /  Data Education, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

Mary Martialay of RPI News reports, “The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded $15 million to a team of environmental and earth science data researchers, including researchers at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.”

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RPI President Calls for Improved Data Analytics, Connectivity

By   /  April 11, 2014  /  Big Data News, Articles, & Education, Business Intelligence News, Articles, & Education, Data Education  /  No Comments

According to a recent article out of RPI, “Universities must make new and innovative connections to harness the full power and potential of this data-driven era, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute President Shirley Ann Jackson said.”

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RPI Professor Deborah McGuinness Named AAAS Fellow

By   /  November 27, 2013  /  Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Smart Data News, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

RPI reports that “Web scientist and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Tetherless World Research Constellation Professor Deborah L. McGuinness has been selected as a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS).”

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The Ban on Killer Robots, and Why Jim Hendler Signed It

By   /  October 29, 2013  /  Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Smart Data News, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

Brian Nearing of Times Union reports, “As head of computer science at RPI, James Handler knows more about robotics and artificial intelligence than most people.”

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IBM Teams with Top Universities to Research Cognitive Systems

By   /  October 3, 2013  /  Data Education, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

R&D Magazine reports that “IBM has announced a collaborative research initiative with four leading universities to advance the development and deployment of cognitive computing systems.”

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IBM's Watson: The Smartest Thing on Earth?

By   /  July 29, 2013  /  Big Data News, Articles, & Education, Data Education, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

Geek Exchange recently wrote, “Now researchers and students at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) have been given the chance to see what Watson can do beyond trouncing Jeopardy champions.”

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Watson is Getting Smarter

By   /  June 3, 2013  /  Business Intelligence News, Articles, & Education, Data Education  /  No Comments

ThomasNet reports, “Two years ago, IBM software Watson beat two of the world’s best Jeopardy players. Now researchers from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) in Troy, N.Y. are working with the program to enhance its cognitive reasoning skills.”

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Analytics Heads to Grad School at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

By   /  April 25, 2013  /  Big Data News, Articles, & Education, Business Intelligence News, Articles, & Education, Data Daily | Data News, Data Education  /  No Comments

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by Angela Guess A new article out of RPI states, “To prepare students and career professionals for the expanding scope of careers requiring Big Data and analytics skills, IBM and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute are combining forces to offer a new, one-year Lally School of Management and Technology graduate degree program in fall 2013: the Master […]

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SkyPhrase NLP Tech Helps Users Get More Out Of Google Analytics

By   /  March 18, 2013  /  Business Intelligence News, Articles, & Education, Data Education, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

Google Analytics gives web site owners good information about what’s clicking with visitors to their site, how those users got there, and more. But, attaining that insight can be somewhat laborious for those not well-versed in the tool and its interface, says Nick Cassimatis, associate professor in the Department of Cognitive Science at Rensselaer Polytechnic […]

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