Kevin B. Korb – Bayesian Artificial Intelligence & Evolving Ethics

On 21 November, 2010, in Info, by Adam A. Ford

Two new books co-authored by Kevin B. Korb, which may compliment his presentation at the Singularity Summit AU 2010: 1) Bayesian Artificial Intelligence, 2nd edition https://www.amazon.co.uk/Bayesian-Artificial-Intelligence-Computer-Analysis/dp/1439815917/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1289368445&sr=1-1 2) Evolving Ethics https://www.amazon.co.uk/Evolving-Ethics-Science-Good-Evil/dp/1845402065/ref=sr_1_2?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1289368445&sr=1-2 Bayesian Artificial Intelligence 2nd Edition Review Praise for the First Edition … this excellent book would also serve well for final year undergraduate courses in [...]

Your children will live to see man merge with machines. But will it save or destroy us?

On 8 November, 2010, in Info, News, by Adam A. Ford

Very interesting article I found David Orban post on the facebook Singularity Network group called “Your children will live to see man merge with machines. But will it save or destroy us?” can be found at the Daily UK Mail. No longer a fringe idea that only a few forward thinkers chat about in relative [...]

The Global Mind, coming to a Brain Computer Interface near you

On 4 November, 2010, in Info, News, by Adam A. Ford

An interesting article caught my attention over at IEET, speculating that the most significant technology over the next 20 years will be the interface between our brains and the internet. From this collective intelligence could emerge a ‘Global Mind’, something hypothesized about in much Sci-Fi. I agree that this would be extremely significant, if Artificial [...]

I’m just going to back-up my brain – Article in local MX newspaper

On 4 November, 2010, in Info, News, by Adam A. Ford

Another media appearance for techno-progressive related ideas. “I’m just going to back-up my brain” was the title of the article found in the mX newspaper, which reaches over 310,000* people in Sydney*, 307,000 people in Melbourne and 112,000* people in Brisbane every afternoon. * Panorama National Survey (July 2009 – june 2010) Survey 5 People [...]