Hans Peter Moravec (born November 30, , Kautzen, Austria) is an adjunct faculty member Books. In his book Mind Children (ISBN ), Moravec outlines Moore’s law and predictions about the future of artificial life. Mind Children has ratings and 8 reviews. Paula said: I loved Mind Children: The Future of Robot and Human Intelligence. Other editions Hans Moravec. Title: Mind Children: The Future of Robot and Human Intelligence Author: Hans Moravec Format: Quality Paperback, pp. ISBN: Publisher.
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Built in to our mental survival skills are emotional filters to reject disturbing and non anthrocentric ideas. Ruaidhri rated it really liked it Nov 13, Filled with fresh ideas and insights, this book is one of the most engaging and controversial visions of the future ever written by a serious scholar. Acadia University  MSc: Clarke wrote about this book: Imagine attending a lecture at the turn of the twentieth century in which Orville Wright speculates about the future of transportation, or one in which Alexander Graham Bell envisages satellite communications and global data banks.
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We are insignificant relative to evolutionary time. Lists with This Book. Aug 29, Evan rated it liked it. Ronald Clarke rated it really liked it Dec 09, Within forty years, Moravec believes, we will achieve human equivalence in our machines, not only in their capacity to reason but also in their ability to perceive, interact with, and change their complex environment.
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Views Read Edit View history. Muumuu House rated it it was amazing Jun 15, Ernesto rated it liked it May 14, In the concluding chapters Moravec challenges us to imagine with him the possibilities and pitfalls of such a scenario.
Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Georg rated it really liked it Oct 10, Retrieved from ” https: Ever since learning the phrase AI and its’ implications, I have been enthralled by the prospects of yet another SF proposal to become more or less main stream at some future point.
This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Jason rated it it was amazing Dec 01, Groot rated it it was amazing Jan 23, Moravec also is a futurist with many of his publications and predictions focusing on transhumanism.
Michael rated it it was amazing Jun motavec, He also developed the idea of bush robots. Mind Childrenwritten by an internationally renowned roboticist, offers a comparable experience–a mind-boggling glimpse of a world we may soo Imagine attending a lecture at the turn mogavec the twentieth century in which Orville Wright speculates about the future of transportation, or one in which Alexander Graham Bell envisages satellite communications and global data banks.
Mind Children: The Future of Robot and Human Intelligence
In order to achieve anything near human equivalence, robots will need, at the least, the capacity to perform ten trillion calculations per second.
John McCarthy, Tom Binford . In the concluding chapters Moravec challenges us to imagine with him the possibilities and pitfalls of such a scenario.
Austrian technology writers Roboticists Artificial intelligence researchers births Living people Futurologists Acadia University alumni University of Western Ontario alumni Stanford University alumni Austrian transhumanists American transhumanists. McGinn wrote, “Moravec … writes bizarre, confused, incomprehensible things about consciousness as an abstraction, like number, and as a mere “interpretation” of brain activity.
He is also somewhat known for his work on space tethers. Paul Vittay rated it really liked it Jan 29, I loved this book and I believe that this the kind of book that should be taught in schools.
It has already come to be, and is being enhanced exponentially.