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Mind and Brain
Radical roboticist Hans Moravec, former director of the Mobile Robot Laboratory at Carnegie Mellon University, expanded our imagination with his vision of future robots as our “mind children.” Now he’s revolutionizing industry with his enhanced-vision mobile robots. We asked him to help us put Watson in perspective.
Dr. Eric Brown, IBM Research Manager (Image: IBM) For nearly two years IBM scientists have been working on a highly advanced Question Answering (QA) system, codenamed “ Watson .” The scientists believe that the computing system will be able to understand complex questions and answer with enough precision, confidence, and speed to compete in the first-ever man vs. machine Jeopardy! competition, which will air on February 14, 15 and 16, 2011. We had some questions, so we spoke with Dr.
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Singularity (things leading up to it)