Times Herald-Record | Woodstock Film Festival entry probes artificial intelligence
September 30, 2010
Times Herald-Record — September 29, 2010 | Deborah Medenbach
Futurist/inventor Ray Kurzweil comes to the Woodstock Film Festival this year with his film The Singularity Is Near: When Humans Transcend Biology, based on his bestselling book of the same title.
“You can have an AI (artificial intelligence robot) that learns the same way a human does. The whole paradigm of the human brain is that it gains a lot of its ability through its interaction with the environment,” Kurzweil said. [...]