CNET | Futurist Ray Kurzweil on smartphones, AI, and the human brain
November 12, 2012
CNET — November 12, 2012 | Andrew Nusca
Inventor, author, and futurist Ray Kurzweil took to the stage here at the Techonomy conference in Tucson to offer his thoughts on a future where humanity is enhanced by technology.
Kurzweil spoke to Techonomy founder David Kirkpatrick about his new book on human thought, “How to Create a Mind,” and the various themes that stem from it. Their talk was varied and at times scattered — with a topic this big, you can imagine the temptation of tangents — but Kurzweil had a few choice things to say along the way. [...]