Saturday, May 26, 2007

Software engineers – the ultimate brain scientists?

Published 17/10/03 By Bill Softky on "The Register"

Can software engineers hope to create a digital brain? Not before understanding how the brain works, and that's one of the biggest mysteries left in science. Brains are hugely intricate circuits of billions of elements. We each have one very close by, but can't open it up: it's the ultimate Black Box. Click for more...

[G.K Comment: What do you think? Can a computer simulate the human brain? Can a robot start making sensible conclusions and even start having a high-level discussion with a human? This article answers only some of the questions on this very debatable issue. As a software engineer I believe it can be done. Let's discuss...]

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