NewsJohn McCarthy -- Father of AI and Lisp -- Dies at 84
But John McCarthy — the man who coined the term and pioneered the field of AI research — didn't see it that way. As far back as the mid-60s, chess was called the “Drosophila of artificial intelligence” — a reference to the fruit flies biologists ... read more
McCarthy Saves Career High 18 as Explorers Play No. 9 Charlotte to 2-2 Draw
PHILADELPHIA - The La Salle men's soccer team faced a barrage of 38 shots but sophomore netminder John McCarthy set a new career mark with 18 saves as the Explorers (4-6-4, 2-0-3 Atlantic 10) tied No. 9 Charlotte 2-2 in the team's fourth straight ... read more
Fujitsu hopes for chunk of Japan's supercomputer project; UN unveils global ...
@FierceTelecom RT @BBCTech: John McCarthy, the American scientist credited with creating the LISP computer language, died at the age of 84. Article | Follow @FierceTelecom > Fujitsu thinks it can get the lion's share of Japan's $2.6 billion ... read more