Rosalind W. Picard

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By Rosalind W. Picard
The latest scientific findings indicate that emotions play an essential role in decision making, perception, learning, and more—that is, they influence the very mechanisms of rational thinking. Not only too much, but too little emotion can impair decision making. According to Rosalind Picard, if we want computers to be genuinely intelligent and to interact naturally with us, we must give...

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2001's Computer as Dream and Reality
Edited By Daniel C. Dennett, Ravi Iyer, David Kuck, Raymond Kurzweil, Doug Lenat, Joseph Olive, Rosalind W. Picard, Azriel Rosenfeld, Roger Schank, David G. Stork, David Wilkins
I became operational ... in Urbana, Illinois, on January 12, 1997.Inspired by HAL's self-proclaimed birth date, HAL's Legacy reflects upon science fiction's most famous computer and explores the relationship between science fantasy and technological fact. The informative, nontechnical chapters written especially for this book describe many of the areas of computer science critical to...