“Kurzweil joins Google” – KurzweilAI

Many of us are probably overreacting a bit to this news, but the announcement certainly evokes visions of a nexus of activities and breakthroughs leading to the Technological Singularity.

The announcement, though, is short on detail and long on self-promotion, but if ever there was a person who should confidently self-promote, it is certainly Ray Kurzweil.

“Kurzweil joins Google to work on new projects involving machine learning and language processing” – KurzweilAI

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Richard Leis

Richard Leis is a writer and poet living in Tucson, Arizona. His poetry has been published in Impossible Archetype and is forthcoming from The Laurel Review. A piece of flash fiction is forthcoming from Cold Creek Review. His essays about fairy tales and technology have been published online at Tiny Donkey and Fairy Tale Review’s “Fairy-Tale Files.” Richard is also Downlink Lead for HiRISE at the University of Arizona.

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