One young man got an early Christmas present this year, when amazon mistakenly sent South London engineering student - Robert Quinn - more than 5000 dollars worth of merchandise.
"It would be hard to replicate by a hostile government, but it shows a very basic limitation of the system," said a former
My local Social Security office is a depressing place -- a gray building with metal blue chairs that aren't meant to be sat in for 30 minutes, let alone for the two to three hours that it takes to get any matter resolved here.
Last Tuesday, an upgrade of Goldman's internal system affected options on stocks and some exchange-traded funds with symbols
Northey has been working with other people in the financial industry to create a set of voluntary standards tentatively named
On Tuesday evening (Jan. 15), the Canadian Space Agency — which provided the space station's Dextre robot and the Canadarm2
Just when you think you have IBM's Watson figured out, it'll surprise you with a response -- either stunningly on target or laughably wrong -- and you'll wonder: How did it come up with that?
Every time we wake up and look around, we find another example of how our society has become completely dependent on complex technologies for the fundamentals of daily living.
A computer database glitch has sent police to the home of an elderly Brooklyn couple more than 50 times since 2002, sheepish
Prior to that error, the state's computers erroneously told the family of a 9-year-old boy with asthma that he was ineligible