Issue No. 04 - July/August (2007 vol. 22)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MIS.2007.72
The first news story, "Intelligent Tutors Make the Grade," looks at ASSISTment, Tactical Iraqi, and Robot-Hosting—three systems that provide customized assistance to students. The second news story, "The Rise of Self-Aware Robots," reports on the Starfish robot, which learns about itself and uses that knowledge to operate and self-correct when injured.
artificial intelligence, intelligent tutors, ASSISTment, Tactical Iraqi, Robot-Hosting, avatar, robots, SuperBot, robotics, self-modeling
M. Ingebretsen and M. Dollarhide, "In the News," in IEEE Intelligent Systems, vol. 22, no. , pp. 8-11, 2007.