By Harry Henderson
This finished A-to-Z biographical dictionary explores the various staff of inventors, scientists, marketers, and visionaries within the desktop technology box. The state of the art, modern entries and knowledge at the machine supply a glimpse into not just their force but additionally their demanding situations in making a new type of enterprise and a brand new type of tradition.
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In Brooks’s view, all these applications are examples of “intelligence 32 Burroughs, William S. amplification”—the ability to use technology to help humans think better and faster. Brooks believes that this approach is likely to be more successful than the traditional approach to artificial intelligence—making computers think by themselves and perhaps replace the human mind. For his achievements in computer and operating system design, graphics, and artificial intelligence Brooks has received numerous awards, including the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Computer Society Pioneer Award (1970), the National Medal of Technology (1985), and the IEEE John von Neumann Medal (1993).
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