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The singularity is near : when humans transcend biology

Author: Ray Kurzweil
Publisher: London Duckworth 2009
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A controversial scientific vision predicts a time in which humans and machines will merge and create a new form of non-biological intelligence
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ray Kurzweil
ISBN: 9780715635612 0715635611
OCLC Number: 845813950
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 497-602) and index
Description: 652 S Ill., graph. Darst. 24 cm
Responsibility: Ray Kurzweil

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Examines the next step in the evolutionary process of the union of human and machine. This title offers a view of the coming age that is both a dramatic culmination of centuries of technological  Read more...

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"'Ray Kurzweil is the best person I know at predicting the future of artificial intelligence. His intriguing new book envisions a future in which information technologies have advanced so far and Read more...

 
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