Dozens of U.S. government websites are off-line due to the shut down because their expired TLS certificates cannot be renewed. (J. Alex Halderman, Washington, D.C., Sep 2016; Paul Friedrichs, Dallas, Feb 2007; Stephen Crocker, Austin, Feb 2004)
Japanese workers are the most sleep-deprived in the world. We’re not helping matters by holding a breakfast meeting in Tokyo later this month. Paul Dumouchel, of Ritsumeikan University and the Université du Québec à Montréal will talk about how we need to rethink the nature of emotion if we want robots to understand humans and serve as therapists, trainers, mediators, caregivers, and companions. Join us at the Westin Tokyo on January 24, 8:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.