Internet Address Logjam Could Be Eased

A proposal could free up “hundreds of millions” of internet addresses, buying a little more time in the move to IPv6. Seth Schoen (pictured) points to four types of address that are reserved for special purposes that may no longer be needed. IPv4 uses 32-bit addresses, which allow for four billion possibilities. Just like counting […]

DeepMind Researcher Makes Bold AI Claim

A Google researcher says artificial general intelligence is inevitable and it’s now just a matter of scale. As often with the topic, it seems to come down to definitions. To put things simply, we already have plenty of examples of limited artificial intelligence with a computer or system performing a specific task (such as flying […]