artificial intelligence become conscious?
by Subhash Kak
Forget about todays modest incremental advances in artificial
intelligence, such as the increasing abilities of cars to drive themselves.
Waiting in the wings might be a groundbreaking development: a machine
that is aware of itself and its surroundings, and that could take in
and process massive amounts of data in real time. It could be sent on
dangerous missions, into space or combat. In addition to ... read
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Annegien Blokpoel from Israel
Life = Intelligence ?
... To be so successful in creating such a vast abundance of life, this
zoo of cells had to exhibit sufficient intelligence to seek, find, communicate
and bind with ... read
about the Future:
Future of Transportation Report
... Now, if you look at a river or canal, youll notice that its
full of these small cascades, thats ... read
Book: China and the Middle East: Venturing into the Maelstrom (Global
James M. Dorsey
... This book explores Chinas significant economic and security
interests in the Middle East and South Asia. To protect its economic
and security interests, China is increasingly ... read
Lakshmi - our temple elephant 'visited' the grand park at Lyon
by Arnab B. Chowdhury
Our story starts with Lakshmi - our temple elephant who we all adore
Ball Juggling, ETH Zurich
The Flying Machine Arena (FMA) is a portable space devoted to autonomous
flight. Measuring up to 10 x 10 x 10 meters, it consists of a high-precision
motion capture system, a wireless communication network, and custom
software executing sophisticated algorithms for ... read
Mark Pesce is a leading futurist, author, entrepreneur and innovator.
He has been at the forefront of the digital revolution for thirty-five
years and is a sought-after keynote speaker for major conferences and
leadership gatherings. Bringing clarity, understanding and insight.
From virtual reality to ... read