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I’ve been reviewing philosopher and programmer Erik Larson’s
. See my earlier posts, The Myth of Artificial Intelligence here, here, here, here, here, and here.
Here’s a terrific video interview that Larson did with Academic Influence. It was done before his book was released and gives a succinct summary of the book. It’s short (15 minutes, compared to the hour-long interview with Brookings described in my
For not only the full video of this interview with Larson but also a transcript of it,
go to the Academic Influence website here.
For a nice period-piece video on Joseph Weizenbaum’s ELIZA program, check out this YouTube video:
Board of Directors, Discovery Institute A mathematician and philosopher, Bill Dembski is the author/editor of more than 20 books as well as the writer of peer-reviewed articles spanning mathematics, engineering, philosophy, and theology. A past philosophy professor, he retired in 2014 from active research and teaching in intelligent design (ID) to focus on the connections between freedom, technology, and education — specifically, how education helps to advance human freedom with the aid of technology. Bill Dembski is presently an entrepreneur who builds educational software and websites. He lives near Denton, Texas. Share
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