game theory

New anti-hacking tool - from game theory


July 28th, 2011 - 1:03 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 28 (IANS) How can any organisation detect the onset of an attack on its computer network, giving it time to respond quickly and block any intrusion or compromise ... Read more...

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Power and corruption ‘maintain cooperation in society’


December 15th, 2010 - 3:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 15 (ANI): Power and corruption may play a role in maintaining overall societal cooperation, says a new study.Francisco Ubeda, an evolutionary biology professor at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, and ... Read more...

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Does corruption, power fuel cooperation in society?


December 15th, 2010 - 2:31 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 15 (IANS) Moral corruption and power asymmetries are pervasive in human societies, but as it turns out, they may fuel societal cooperation!Francisco Úbeda, evolutionary biology professor at the University of ... Read more...

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Deceptive robots to revolutionise military, search and rescue operations


September 10th, 2010 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 10 (ANI): In what is believed to be the first detailed examination of robot deception, researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology made a robot dodge an enemy soldier by ... Read more...

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Companies lure auditors to walk slippery road of irregularities


June 15th, 2010 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 15 (IANS) Concern about preserving their reputation can cause auditors to travel on the slippery road of irregularities that ruined not only Enron but auditing firm Arthur Anderson, says a ... Read more...

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For teachers and parents, here’s a new motivation manual


March 21st, 2010 - 5:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 21 (IANS) Life is not a race but if one treats it like one, then a false start doesn't mean that the race is lost, says V. Raghunathan, the ... Read more...

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Online sales could reduce prices, but also limit choices


November 3rd, 2009 - 3:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 3 (ANI): A new American study has found that while increasing online sales could lead to a dip in prices, customers would have a limited range of products to choose ... Read more...

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Now, computers become lawyers!


September 13th, 2009 - 11:30 am ICT by ANI
Washington, September 13 (ANI): European researchers have created a legal analysis query engine that combines artificial intelligence, game theory and semantics to offer advice, conflict prevention and dispute settlement for European law.European ... Read more...

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Scientists explain why love game is fraught with perils


January 18th, 2009 - 4:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 18 (IANS) A model developed by scientists delves into why courtship or the mating game is often protracted and fraught with perils. The study, by researchers by University College London ... Read more...

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Playing hard to get raises women’’s chances of finding good men


January 17th, 2009 - 12:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 17 (ANI): Heres a vital tip for ladies whore looking for good men: play hard to get.According to mathematicians, women increase their chances of getting a good man by ... Read more...

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Serpentine queues bad for business and profits


September 23rd, 2008 - 2:31 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 23 (IANS) Waiting in serpentine queues is bad for business, whether it involves depositing money in the bank or paying for groceries or availing services, according to a study.But time ... Read more...

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Indian MBAs can benefit from learning Chinese: management guru


July 1st, 2008 - 11:34 am ICT by IANS
By Ashok Easwaran Chicago, July 1 (IANS) Bala V. Balachandran, the Indian origin expert who is to have an endowed chair in his name at the Kellogg School of Management in the US, ... Read more...

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Parents are always stricter with older kids


April 18th, 2008 - 5:09 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 18 (IANS) Parents are more inclined to punish their teen's risky behaviour when there are younger kids in the family, just to set an example, according to a new research. ... Read more...

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Parents stricter with older kids to set example for siblings


April 18th, 2008 - 1:42 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Apr 18 (ANI): When there are younger kids in the family, parents are more likely to punish older kids risky behavior in a bid to set a strict example, says ... Read more...

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