Corvids — the family of birds that includes ravens, crows and magpies — are highly intelligent animals that are known for sharing many behavioral characteristics with primates, despite being only very distantly related. Tool use, planning,...Show More Summary
Business Insider In case you missed it, Business Insider CEO Henry Blodget and its BI Intelligence research service distilled a slew of digital trends for its Ignition event earlier this month, trends that news organizations might ponder and act on.… Read more
According to a report in AllThingsD from Consumer Intelligence Research Partners, Apple stores sell 25% of all iPhones in the United States and 11% of all retail phones overall. While the carriers still sell the majority of all cellphones,...Show More Summary
According to a recent survey conducted by Consumer Intelligence Research Partners, the Apple Store now holds an 11 percent share of the U.S. retail phone market and also accounts for roughly one quarter of all iPhone sales.
Over the course of the last several months, Apple has improved its in-store iPhone sales, according to a new survey from Consumer Intelligence Research Partners (via AllThingsD). Approximately 25 percent of iPhones are purchased within...Show More Summary
DFC Intelligence, a video game research and consulting firm, told GamesIndustry International that they expect the Wii U to sell 25 million units over its lifetime. That's a quarter of the total sales of the Wii, and it's only slightly higher than the sales of the GameCube. Show More Summary
Research has suggested that young Americans might be less creative than in decades past, even while their intelligence continues to rise. But new research, closely studying 20 years of student creative writing and visual artworks, hints that the dynamics of creativity may not break down as simply as that. Show More Summary
The American Academy of Ophthalmology today unveiled the nation's first comprehensive eye disease and condition patient database. The IRIS (tm) Registry (Intelligent Research in Sight) made its debut in a presentation to 25,000 attendees...Show More Summary
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More iPhone 5S/5C Buyers Had iPhones, Not Android Phones Fewer iPhone Owners Buy Most Advanced Models Consumer Intelligence Research Partners released analysis of phone purchasing patterns for iPhone 5S/5C buyers after the September 20, 2013 launch of these new iPhones. Show More Summary
Lower-Priced Versions Sold Better than in Previous Quarters Last week, Consumer Intelligence Research Partners released analysis of iPads that customers bought in the calendar quarter that ended September 30, 2013. Based on that analysis,...Show More Summary
The Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) iPhone might be getting stickier among smartphone users than it used to be. Consumer Intelligence Research Partners (CIRP) conducted a new survey that has thrown some interesting new statistics. Numbers show that Apple might be “stealing” former users of the Android platform by Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG). Show More Summary
A new study from market research firm Consumer Intelligence Research Partners has good news and bad news for Apple regarding the recent launch of its iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c handsets. The bad news is that fewer new iPhone buyers in the...Show More Summary
New research by Consumer Intelligence Research Partners, based on interviews of 400 new iPhone 5s and 5c buyers, indicates that an increasing proportion of Apple's customers are coming from Android compared to last year.
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In a development that may enable a wholly new approach to artificial intelligence, researchers at Harvard University's School of Engineering and Applied Sciences have invented a type of transistor that can learn in ways similar to a neural synapse. Show More Summary
The Intelligent Platform Management Interface (IPMI) implementation found in motherboards from server manufacturer Supermicro suffers from serious vulnerabilities that could allow attackers to remotely compromise the management controllers in servers that use them. Show More Summary
A new kind of transistor could be the missing piece of the artificial intelligence puzzle. Harvard researchers are working on transistors that mimic human neurons.
Children of similar intelligence have very different levels of educational attainment depending on their social backgrounds, says a large-scale study. The research team studied cohorts of children born in Britain and Sweden from the 1940s to the 1970s. Show More Summary
Transmission losses and background noise can considerably impair speech intelligibility when making calls on a cell phone – particularly for people who suffer from hearing loss. Hearing research scientists have now developed an app for the iPhone that improves speech intelligibility for internet phone calls made using Voice over IP technology. Show More Summary