Daily Mail | British chess prodigy sells artificial intelligence software firm to Google for 242 million
January 27, 2014
Daily Mail — January 27, 2014 | Victoria Woollaston, Rupert Steiner, Amie Keeley
Kurzweil has famously claimed that in just over 30 years, humans will be able to upload their entire minds to computers and become digitally immortal — an event called singularity. He also claimed the biological parts of our body will be replaced with mechanical parts and this could happen as early as 2100.
This isn’t Google’s first foray into artificial intelligence and machine learning. [...]