Books tagged: turing

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the Labyrinth of Souls
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 158,390. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2016 by Eiso Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
The helicopters move in, the vibrations send George scurrying for the labyrinth beneath the city where he'll try to find refuge. But will he? He meets people who seem helpful; hacktivists and other rebels looking to help the underground movements of the disgruntled in the city. George soon realizes that the labyrinth is no safe haven and that those who want him dead can follow him anywhere...
Turing’s Test Update
Series: Mathematics, Book 5. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 1,610. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2015. Categories: Essay » Technology
In the 1950’s, Turing advanced the idea that a computer might eventually imitate a person. However, notwithstanding today’s pundit’s opinions, no progress has been made investigating Turing's idea. The human brain has evolved for millions of years. Is it reasonable to think that computer electronic brains having evolved over the last 150 years, can mimic the human brain?
The Future Collection
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,230. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
A collection of short stories by NY Times bestselling YA science fiction author Beth Revis. These stories explore weird futures, new technology, space, and more. Includes previously unpublished stories and sample chapters of Beth's latest sci fi novel.
NSA Codebreaking Secrets Revealed: It Wasn't All Magic - The Early Struggle to Automate Cryptanalysis 1930s-1960s - Alan Turing, Vannevar Bush, First Electronic Computers, World War II Codes
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 225,010. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Signals & Signal Processing
This fascinating NSA book details the amazing work at the agency in the first decades of computer development.
I, Phone
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,150. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
In the not too distant future, when phones are more intelligent than their owners, but still treated as mere fashion accessories, one particular piece of plastic lies helpless as its owner is about to be murdered.
Troubleshooters: The Longest Joke Ever Told
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,930. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2011 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Troubleshooters: The Longest Joke Ever Told is a big-budget action movie of a novel, filled with gunfights, explosions, chases, and memorable one-liners. Think Bruce Willis meets Mel Gibson with a dash of Chow Yun Fat and directed by James Cameron, leading toward a last-page punchline like a kick in the head. Buckle your safety harness for this nonstop, in-your-face ride.
Digital Dystopia
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,070. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Computer science
What will happen when technology allows us to upload our minds into computers? Imagine a world created by you, your surroundings, the people that you interact with, the amount of time that you decide to live; free of disease, violence, disasters, anxiety, of death. Try to imagine that all you have ever wanted to do will be possible within the next few decades...