Artificial intelligence enables computers and machines to mimic the perception, learning, problem-solving, and decision-making capabilities of the human mind. What is artificial intelligence? In computer science, the term artificial intelligence (AI) refers to any human-like intelligence exhibited by a computer, robot, or other machine. In popular usage, artificial … [Read more...]
IBM Dreams Impossible Dream With Clone of Human Brain
IBM visualizes a network of “neurosynaptic” computer chips. Image: Courtesy IBM IBM Dreams Impossible Dream With Clone of Human Brain By Cade Metz The thing to realize is that recreating human intelligence is impossible. We can’t even grasp how the brain works. “Clearly, we can’t build a brain,” says Dharmendra Modha. “We don’t have the organic technology, nor do we have … [Read more...]
What is a Thought?
Introduction Thought generally refers to any mental or intellectual activity involving an individual's subjective consciousness. It can refer either to the act of thinking or the resulting ideas or arrangements of ideas. Similar concepts include cognition, sentience, consciousness, and imagination. Dictionary Definition: thought ( noun) the product of mental activity; … [Read more...]