TechCrunch | Google’s new Director of Engineering, Ray Kurzweil, is building your cybernetic friend
January 6, 2013
Source: TechCrunch — January 6, 2013 | Gregory Ferenstein
World-renowned artificial intelligence expert andGoogle’s new Director of Engineering, Ray Kurzweil, wants to build a search engine so sophisticated that it could act like a ‘cybernetic friend,’ who knows users better than they know themselves.
“I envision in some years that the majority of search queries will be answered without you actually asking,” he said at an intimate gathering at Singularity University’s NASA campus. [...]