At its September meeting, the MIT Alumni Association Board of Directors was set to approve a name change for the committee that nominates board and MIT Corporation members. With that vote, the National Selection Committee becomes the Alumni Association Selection Committee. The new name, which will appear as a change in the constitution, more accurately reflects the international scope of the 11-member committee. The change becomes official January 1, 2009.
Geoffrey Hinton tells us why he’s now scared of the tech he helped build
“I have suddenly switched my views on whether these things are going to be more intelligent than us.”
Meet the people who use Notion to plan their whole lives
The workplace tool’s appeal extends far beyond organizing work projects. Many users find it’s just as useful for managing their free time.
Learning to code isn’t enough
Historically, learn-to-code efforts have provided opportunities for the few, but new efforts are aiming to be inclusive.
Deep learning pioneer Geoffrey Hinton has quit Google
Hinton will be speaking at EmTech Digital on Wednesday.
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