Data-Driven Dialogue, Crypto Storage, Organizing Data Sets, Life as a Robot Building Data-Driven Dialogue Systems (Paper a Day) -- Tracking the state of a conversation is a whole sub-genre of its own, which goes by the name of dialogue state tracking or DSTC. Show More Summary
Thomas Yang, an artist and creative director in Singapore, has a real gift for conveying ideas in new ways. He makes many posters that promote bike-riding, such as one in which he printed the Empire State Building with bike tires. One...Show More Summary
James Hogan was in the United States last week, but the last thing the CEO of Etihad Airways’ parent company wanted to talk about was the wearisome war of words between the Big Three U.S. carriers and the Persian Gulf carriers that they accuse of being unfairly subsidized by their [...]
Even as we respond to crises around the world, the United States must also make it clear to the world what we are for?—?a future defined by people who build, not destroy.
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - A 5.7 magnitude earthquake hit Mexico's southern state of Oaxaca on Monday, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said, shaking buildings as far away as Mexico City, but officials reported there were no immediate damages.
On a chilly morning in early April, Lower East Siders stood outside 45 Rivington Street to protest the red brick building's impending conversion from a nursing home into 100 luxury condominium units. City, state and federal investigators have since launched probes into the deal. Show More Summary
Former US Ambassador to NATO Nicholas Burns claims that the United States should focus on building its relationship with Europe’s most influential country, Germany, in the aftermath of United Kingdom’s vote to withdraw from the European Union.
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - A 6.0 magnitude earthquake shook Mexico's southern state of Oaxaca on Monday, Mexico's seismological institute said, shaking buildings as far away as Mexico City, but there were no immediate reports of any damage.
LAHORE, Pakistani (Reuters) - Counter-terrorist police raided a building in the eastern Pakistani city of Lahore on Sunday and arrested three men affiliated with Islamic State who were planning to attack government buildings, authorities said on Monday.
Pennsylvania, one of America’s thirteen original British colonies, is a treasure trove of important points in United States history. Independence Hall in Philadelphia is the building in which the Declaration of Independence, as well as the U.S. Constitution were signed. Philadelphia is also home to the Liberty...
New York State Governor stated that authorities of the US northeastern state of New York will create a monument to honor the memory of the deadly shooting in the US city of Orlando.
At least five people were stabbed at a rally on Sunday on the grounds of the California state capitol building in Sacramento as members of a white supremacist group clashed with counter-protesters, according to authorities. A total of eight people were transported to a local hospital, two of them...
The U.S. might be the leader in startups, but entrepreneurship elsewhere is catching up. Here are a few of the world's rock stars. Over 700 entrepreneurs from 170 countries and territories were invited to the U.S. State Department's annual Global Entrepreneurship Summit, held this year at Stanford University from June 22-24. Show More Summary
Since 2011 a group of Minecraft players have been building an entire city. No, more like a region. No, maybe a state? Or could it possibly be the size of a small country? Well, no matter how big the place is, it's one of the largest server maps in Minecraft history.
It's been a long wait for the sequel. Back in 1996, Independence Day got us all worked up about alien attacks and the destruction of famous monuments. White House — boom! Empire State Building — boom! boom! In the two decades since, 9/11 happened and Hollywood hit the pause button...
The Saratoga Hill House is located on a remote beach on Camano Island, Washington. The site is difficult to reach and doesn't have road access, which makes it hard to bring heavy equipment and building materials. Due to these limiting...Show More Summary
When it comes to grilling in New York, there are a few things to contend with: our strict laws, which state that grills must stand ten feet away from anything flammable (that includes building walls) and the fact that no one has any outdoor space. To help navigate this less-than-ideal ... More »
The 250,000-square-foot building is the first facility in the United States to achieve all possible credits in the Indoor Environmental Quality category under the U.S. Green Building Council’s (USGBC) v2009 Core and Shell rating system. Show More Summary
U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump, thrusting himself into the heart of Britain’s decision to leave the European Union, drew parallels on Friday to his own campaign to limit illegal immigration and build a wall at the U.S. border with Mexico. In Scotland to reopen a golf resort, the...
Cal State has contracted to install 12-MWh worth of Tesla Powerpacks. JAC considers building EVs in Bulgaria. Toyota delivered Norway's first Mirai to Uno-X Hydrogen. Continue reading Recharge Wrap-up: Toyota delivers first Mirai toShow More Summary