[ExI] Ray Kurzweil's predictions regarding the Singularity

Stefano Vaj stefano.vaj at gmail.com
Sun Dec 5 11:20:25 UTC 2010

On 30 November 2010 04:58, Damien Broderick <thespike at satx.rr.com> wrote:
> With annual doubling, that would predict... 2016. For 100 petaflops. 2014
> looks right for 30 petaflops.

With a half-decent database and a modest improvement in AI
programming, this should be more than enough to make it competitive
with ordinary, PC-like human beings as to their score in Turing
tests... ;-)

As to the "philosophical" questions, I maintain that most of them are
too vague to admit sensible answers...

Stefano Vaj

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