Facebook Adds Voice Recognition to Portfolio

Facebook Adds Voice Recognition to Portfolio

Facebook has recently purchased a start-up company involved in Voice recognition. The company called Wit.ai is less than two years old. The start-up provides the ability for developers to combine the use of artificial intelligence and speech recognition in creating what are known as agents with which the user or consumers can interact. It effectively brings […]

Dalhousie Unversity Suspends 13 Students for Inappropriate Facebook Posts

Dalhousie  Unversity Suspends 13 Students for Inappropriate Facebook Posts

Facing a barrage of protests from students, professors, and the licensing agency for dentists in the province of Ontario, Dalhousie University has suspended 13 dentistry students for what has been described as misogynistic comments allegedly  posted on  the social media site, Facebook. The announcement was made by University President, Richard Florizone on Monday Jan 5, as some […]

Cancer Caused Mostly by Random DNA Mutations

Cancer Caused Mostly by Random DNA Mutations

In a recently published study in the Science Journal, the notion that lifestyle and choices may play a major part in the occurrence of cancer appears to have been partially refuted. Researchers Christian Tomassetti and Bert Vogelstein of John Hopkins University, surmise that the occurrence of many types of cancers is due to bad luck […]

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