New Books in Brief | A summary of How to Create a Mind: The Secret of Human Thought Revealed by Ray Kurzweil
November 27, 2012
Source: New Books in Brief — November 27, 2012
When IBM’s Deep Blue defeated humanity’s greatest chess player Gary Kasparov in 1997 it marked a major turning point in the progress of artificial intelligence (AI). A still more impressive turning point in AI was achieved in 2011 when another creation of IBM named Watson defeated Jeopardy! phenoms Ken Jennings and Brad Rutter at their own game.
As time marches on and technology advances we can easily envision… read more