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hardware : the physical components (as electronic and electrical devices) of a vehicle (as a spacecraft) or an apparatus (as a computer) — Webster
Computer hardware are component devices which are typically installed into or peripheral to a computer case to create a personal computer upon which system software is installed including a firmware interface such as a BIOS and an operating system supporting application software that performs the operator’s desired functions. Operating systems usually communicate with devices through hardware buses by using software device drivers. — Wikipedia
Communications of the ACM: Hardware The latest news, opinion and research in hardware, from Communications online.
So, Umm, Google Duplex's Chatter Is Not Quite...
on May 21, 2018 at 2:39 pm
Google's Duplex voice assistant drew applause last week at the company's annual I/O developer conference after CEO Sundar Pichai demonstrated the artificially intelligent technology autonomously booking a hair salon appointment and a restaurant reservation, apparently fooling the people who took the calls. […]
The Surprising Return of the Repo Man
on May 21, 2018 at 2:14 pm
The computer in the spotter car shouted "Hide!," and repo agent Derek Lewis knew that meant to keep driving like nothing had happened. […]
It Takes a Single Autonomous Car to Prevent...
on May 18, 2018 at 11:09 pm
Honk if you've heard this one before: Autonomous and connected cars will make driving less of a drudge by handling the stop-n-go mundanity of your commute for you. […]
How Tech Can Turn Doctors Into Clerical Workers
on May 18, 2018 at 10:07 pm
There are times when the diagnosis announces itself as the patient walks in, because the body is, among other things, a text. […]
NASA Asks Scientists How Its Lander Should Look...
on May 18, 2018 at 9:59 pm
NASA is in various stages of planning two multi-billion dollar missions to Jupiter's intriguing, ice-covered moon of Europa. […]