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How to create a mind : the secret of human thought revealed

Author: Ray Kurzweil
Publisher: London : Duckworth, 2013
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A bold exploration of the human brain's potential by the internationally bestselling author of The Singularity is Near

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ray Kurzweil
ISBN: 9780715645376 0715645374
OCLC Number: 844023213
Description: xiii, 336 p. cm
Contents: Thought experiments on the world --
Thought experiments on thinking --
A model of the neocortex : the pattern recognition theory of mind --
The biological neocotex --
The old brain --
Transcendent abilities --
The biologically inspired digital neocortex --
The mind as compute --
Thought experiments on the mind --
The law of accelerating returns applied to the brain --
Objections.
Responsibility: Ray Kurzweil

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Ray Kurzweil is the best person I know at predicting the future of artificial intelligence -- Bill Gates Kurzweil knows a lot about new technology and he knows how to make it sound fun. He is Read more...

 
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