IBM pursues chips that behave like brains
Published 08/18/2011, AP Technology Writer
Computers, like humans, can learn. Today's technology is only a narrow mimicry of what the human brain is capable. The challenge in training a computer to behave like a human brain is technological and physiological, testing the limits of computer and brain science. But researchers from IBM Corp. say they've made a key step toward combining the two worlds.Word count: 672
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