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The World and Mind of Computation and Complexity
Price: Free! Words: 24,230. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Robotics
With the increase in development of technology, there is research going into the development of human-like artificial intelligence that can be self-aware and act just like humans. This book explores the possibilities of artificial intelligence and how we may be close to developing a true artificially intelligent being.
Ideas for Post-human Civilization
Price: Free! Words: 6,570. Language: American English. Published: December 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Robotics
Most people imagine the future to be a wonderful place, perhaps even flawless. Just how good the future is? In the book: Ideas for Post-human Civilization, the author has a rather pessimistic view on this topic. Through convincing evidence, the book will show you some dangerous flaws that exist in the society today that might drive humanity to extinction in the future.
Genetic Algorithms
Price: Free! Words: 2,330. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Robotics, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution
Examines the application of genetic algorithms in order to solve technical problems. Provides a working case study of a robotic spider and how it can learn to walk without being instructed in physics or explicitly programmed to perform that function.