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When Will My Computer Understand Me?
June 10, 2013
For more than 50 years, linguists and computer scientists have tried to get computers to understand human language by programming semantics as software, with mixed results. Enabled by supercomputers at the Texas Advanced Computing Center, University of Texas researchers are using new methods to more accurately represent language so computers can interpret it.
University of Texas at Austin, Texas Advanced Computing Center
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