search engines

  1. tiny

    Google or Bing -- blind test -- which is better?

    I just saw a post on another forum where the OP said that they'd recently tried using the Bing search engine and found it to be much better than Google. I was surprised -- I tried Bing a few times and just didn't get as many "good" results. Anyway, Microsoft have set up a site where you can...
  2. Hex

    How far are we from AI? Random thoughts.

    First point, In the movie I, Robot, there were two types of machines. Your everyday robots, the NS-5s, who while they would probably pass the Turing Test, wouldn't be considered AI in the sense of a personality. The second type, those that had a personality, thoughts, dreams etc. was represented...