Gigaom — June 26, 2014 | Signe Brewster
Google hired Ray Kurzweil to build a computer capable of thinking as powerfully as a human. It would require at least one hundred trillion calculations per second. At the Google I/O conference, Kurzweil described how the brain is made up of a series of increasingly more abstract parts.
Kurzweil said each new application is a part of the greater effort to develop AI.
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