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Dreyfus brings philosophy to the rescue of humanity, namely, and ironically, Martin Heidegger. Though Heidegger was mostly indebted to his teacher and mentor Edmund Husserl,... Read morePublished 4 months ago by Albarelli
The dream of artificial intelligence is still alive and well despite its repeated failures. Why?
Dreyfus traces the program from its early successes in the middle of the... Read more
On the 1st front, the book argues that machines can't replace people. On the second front, I highly recommend to anyone interested in Big Data. Read morePublished 20 months ago by Brian D. Labatte
I first read Dreyfus' critique of AI back in the 1970s, when I was an undergrad studying computer science. Read morePublished on June 15, 2012 by Michael J. Edelman
Scientists have formulated at least 100 definitions of what intelligence is. (for a partial listing see [... Read morePublished on February 9, 2009 by Robert Jones
Berkeley Professor Hubert Dreyfus assesses the predictions and subsequent failures of artificial intelligence from its inception in the 1960's with innovators like Turing to the... Read morePublished on January 13, 2009 by Steiner
I would love to see a working "HAL", and still hope we progress in the development in AI. However, the discovery of a General Problem Solver has always been elusive, and never... Read morePublished on September 21, 2007 by mamgeorge
Mr. Shallit, in a previous review, sounds exactly like a throwback to the previous era when glorified computer technicians started to take themselves seriously and bestowed upon... Read morePublished on February 28, 2006 by Me