Tag: computer science

B.R.A.I.N. – Social Media in Science Education

The latest volume of B.R.A.I.N. Journal has a new intriguing research on Training Teachers for the Knowledge Society: Social Media in Science Education  offered by Dana Crăciun and Mădălin Bunoiu from the West University of Timișoara, Romania. Internet and Social Media (SM) have revolutionized the way exploratory data is dispersed inside of our general public. These days […]

Alan Turing – the Father of Modern Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence

Alan Mathison Turing (23 June 1912 – 7 June 1954) known today as the father of modern informatics and artificial intelligence, was a British IT specialist, mathematician, logician, and cryptanalyst. Alan Turing invented a device (the Turing machine) based on the work with the digits 1 and 0, which formalized the concept of algorithm and […]

Grace Murray Hopper – a Pioneer in Computer Science

The rear admiral Grace Murray Hopper (born with the name of Grace Brewster Murray in New York City on the 9th of December 1006 – d. The 1st of January 1992), the first of the three children of the family, was a pioneer in computer science, and an officer in the military marine of the […]

Ada Lovelace – the First World’s Programmer

Ada Lovelace (born with the name of Augusta Ada Byron, on the 10th of December 1815), considered to be the first world’s programmer, was the daughter that the romantic poet George Gordon Byron, or shortly, Lord Byron, had with Anne Isabella Milbanke inside their short marriage, and she was herself an expert mathematician in a […]

Hamilton and the most important problem of computer science

Sir William Rowan Hamilton (August 3/4 1805 – September 2, 1865) was an Irish physician, astronomer and mathematician that brought important contributions to classical mechanics, to the development of optical systems and of algebra. William Rowan Hamilton is known for his studies of mathematical physics and of Newtonian mechanics formulation renamed Hamiltonian Mechanics. His work […]

Alan Turing – father of modern computer science and artificial intelligence

Alan Mathison Turing (June 23, 1912 – June 7, 1954), known nowadays as the father of modern computer science and artificial intelligence, British former computer expert, mathematician, logician and cryptanalyst. Alan Turing invented a device(Turing machine) based on working with numbers 0 and 1 that formalized the concept of algorithm and calculus. In 1999, journalists […]

Interviu la Google (II)

Citeşte aici prima parte din articolul Interviu la Google Cum rezolvă Google problemele A trecut ceva timp de când am promis că voi spune ce a urmat după al doilea interviu tehnic, telefonic, pentru Google Zurich. După vreo două săptămâni, însă, într-adevăr am văzut că sunt (încă) destul de deştept, pentru că, într-adevăr, am fost invitat la un […]