Posts Tagged ‘robotics’

Quotes from Robert Geraci, Apocalyptic AI: Visions of Heaven in Robotics, Artificial Intelligence, and Virtual Reality p. 133 “Ray Kurzweil believes that intelligent machines will be more spiritual than human being and believes that the future will include real and virtual houses of worship where intelligent machines will congregate (Kurzweil 1999, 153). Naturally, since all […]

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 […]

Stephenk on the everything-list has made a link to Automaton, Know Thyself: Robots Become Self-Aware http://www.scientificamerican.com/article.cfm?id=automaton-robots-become-self-aware Charles Q. Choi, February 24, 2011  So, Lipson and his colleagues developed a robot shaped like a four-legged starfish whose brain, or controller, developed a model of what its body was like. The researchers started the droid off with […]