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The Age of Spiritual Machines

When Computers Exceed Human Intelligence

By Ray Kurzweil
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The Age of Spiritual Machines: When Computers Exceed Human Intelligence by Ray Kurzweil

The Age of Spiritual Machines (1999) is your guide to the future. These blinks explain the new age of machines and what robotic intelligence will mean for life as we know it.

  • Anyone freaking out about artificial intelligence
  • Computer and social scientists
  • Futurists and inventors

Ray Kurzweil is an inventor, computer scientist and futurist. He’s the inventor of a reading machine for blind people, speech-recognition technology and multiple music synthesizers. Among other titles, he’s the author of The Singularity is Near, How to Create a Mind, and The Age of Intelligent Machines.

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