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Create beautiful poetry with strangers and friends with HaikuJAM

A new social app is about the shared experience of creating something beautiful from the heart.

By March 18, 2015


New artificial intelligence writes choose-your-own-adventure games

An artificial intelligence called Scheherazade crowdsources data to put together plots for interactive stories.

By September 14, 2015


AI composes poetry in the style of the classics

An AI created by a PhD student at MIT analyses the work of poets to choose the best words for new works that could have been written by the original authors.

By January 28, 2014


Apple's iPad Pro event: A good day, a sad day for Microsoft

Technically Incorrect: Apple took inspiration from Microsoft in several areas for its new tablet. But why couldn't Redmond make its own ideas sing?

By September 9, 2015


Get rarities by author Neil Gaiman -- and pay what you want for them

Rare, never-before-published books, poems, comics, speeches and more (including a novel about the band Duran Duran) by author Neil Gaiman are now available digitally on Humble Bundle.

By September 9, 2015


Watch Usain Bolt get mowed down by cameraman on Segway

Technically Incorrect: You always thought Segways were dangerous, didn't you? The gold medal sprinter thinks they're deadly.

By August 27, 2015


Computer code gets literary with code poetry slam

Stanford has hosted its first high-tech poetry competition, exploring how computer code can be read and deployed as a poetic language.

By January 8, 2014


Lost book by J.R.R. Tolkien coming soon is basically fanfic for fans of Finns

"The Story of Kullervo" was written decades before "The Hobbit" and the world it takes place in will be familiar to fans of Finnish mythology.

By August 18, 2015


'Nerd concierge' Felicia Day makes embarrassment cool on 'The Flog'

The queen of quirky tries new things like fencing and escaping from a death house so we don't have to in the new season of her Geek & Sundry show. Thanks, Felicia.

By August 3, 2015


Google AI could be my new wife, steal my job -- and I'm nervous

Commentary: A Google AI expert says computers capable of having relationships aren't far off, but the idea of machines with common sense has CNET's Eric Mack feeling disposable.

By May 26, 2015