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IBM Simulates 4.5 Percent of the Human Brain and Might Make You…

Machines have been outperforming the human brain for a while now. Deep Blue vs. Garry Kasparov, Watson vs. Ken Jennings, Siri vs. my hungover inability to operate technology. Now IBM's Blue Gene is trying to not just outperform, but simulate the whole damn human brain. It's 4.5 percent of the way there. » 10/25/11 11:00am 10/25/11 11:00am