Sam Williams is a freelance writer whose commentaries on software and software culture have appeared in Upside Today (www.upside.com) and on BeOpen.com. He also writes for numerous magazines and newspapers. He lives in Brooklyn, New York, with his wife, Tracy.
Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
Publisher: AtRandom On Sale: January 22, 2002 Price: $15.00
Few scientific topics since the theory of biological evolution have inspired as much controversy as artificial intelligence has. Even now, fifty years after the term first made its appearance in academic journals, many philosophers and more than a few prominent scientists and software programmers dismiss the pursuit of thinking machines as...
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