Mind children: the future of robot and human intelligence

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Harvard University Press, 1988 - Computers - 214 pages
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Arguing that within the next fifty years machines will equal humans not only in reasoning power but also in their ability to perceive, interact with, and change their environment, the author describes the tremendous technological advances possible in thef

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User Review  - fernig - LibraryThing

Published 1988. CMU robotics professor. Prediction that computer intelligence will exceed human intelligenge around 2020. Along with Drexler and Kurzweill: robotics/AI visionary. Read full review

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Hans Moravec is director of the Mobile Robot Laboratory of Carnegie Mellon University and has spent his time from his days as a graduate student investigating artificial intelligence. Specifically he ... Read full review

Contents

Prologue
1
Walking Machine
27
Powering Up
51
Copyright

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BHans Moravec, one of the leaders of robotics research, was a founder of the world's largest robotics program, at Carnegie Mellon University. The author of Mind Children: The Future of Robot and Human Intelligence, Moravec lives in Pittsburgh.

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