Jul 122011

We are getting better, much better…
But it’s slow, and hard.  This NYT article focuses primarily on “top-down” AI projects – projects seeking to actually find a way to manually express the complexity of natural movement, behavior, and understanding in the physical world.  That seems terribly challenging.  For researchers seeking a more…  organic, or spontaneously emergent kind of AI or NBI (non-biological intelligence), see the work of Dr. Andrew Ng.  And please don’t be put off by his junior high-level site design – this really is a case of not judging the book


Human Behavior in Robots and the Lamest Robotics Field Name Ever (related to love)
Six-Legged Learning Robot Will Crawl Into your Heart.
Transhumanism and High Design – Keeping Human Creativity in the Future Loop
YEAR: 2028 to 2150, Machines Achieve Human-Level Intelligence?
The Philosophy of Mind and the AI & Robots of Soon