Archive for the ‘alife’ Category

From Ilia Delio, Artificial Intelligence and Christian Salvation: Compatibility or Competition?, New Theology Review, November 2003. http://newtheologyreview.com/index.php/ntr/article/view/685 p. 45 “Antje Jackelén furthers the religious argument by suggesting that A.I. technology has messianic dimensions. She writes: “When John the Baptist was in prison and heard what Jesus was doing, he sent his disciples to ask, “Are […]

Below there are quotes from and small comments to Carlos Hernández, Ricardo Sanz and Ignacio López Consciosusness in Cognitive Architectures A Principled Analysis of RCS, Soar and ACT-R http://cogprints.org/6228/1/ASLAB-R-2008-004.pdf See also http://groups.google.com/group/everything-list/t/b304b194f8a40ac8 p. 13 “A possible path to the solution of the increasing control software complexity is to extend the adaptation mechanism from the core […]

My messages to Artificial Intelligence Researchers, Faculty + Professionals on Linkedin http://www.linkedin.com/e/-gay7jh-h5l154tn-3k/vaq/141595363/134407/90638074/ ——————————-  Recently I get interesting spam messages to my blog. I will give an example below. According to the link used as a website, there is no doubt that this is a spam. Yet, the message by itself seems to be intelligent. To […]

A link from my discussion on Linkedin http://www.mindconstruct.com/ “MIND|CONSTRUCT is developing a ‘strong-AI engine’, a so called AI-mind, that can be used in (human-like) robotics, healthcare, aerospace sciences and every other area where ‘conscious’ man-machine interaction is of any importance. The MIND|CONSTRUCT organization is the culmination of many years in AI-research and the so called […]

My messages to the everything-list: http://groups.google.com/group/everything-list/t/0ba5f90b7e68bccf 03.02.2012 21:23: Craig’s position that computers in the present form do not have emotions is not unique, as emotions belong to consciousness. A quote from my favorite book Jeffery A. Gray, Consciousness: Creeping up on the Hard Problem The last sentence from the chapter “10.2 Conscious computers?” p. 128 […]

Jason Resch on the everything list maked a link to a nice video 20.01.2012 02:34 Jason Resch: “Some have argued that cars are alive. They evolve, consume, move, reproduce and so on. While they are dependent on humans for reproduction, we too depend on a a very specific environment to reproduce. Much like viruses.” Lee Cronin: […]

Two nice video from the course Introduction to Artificial Intelligence (Unsupervised Learning: Dimensionality Reduction) http://www.ai-class.com/ http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KuSZmepQA_s http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XNCHCncvDto

A message to the everything-list. I have attended a class Introduction to AI http://www.ai-class.com and there are two interesting videos from it about self-driving cars: Part 1 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V_BJUBpuvFE Part 2 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kqDvbguZsAA I have no idea if this are Lobian machines or not (such a term has not been mentioned in the class, it looks like […]