Resources

Some of the resources I mentioned in class:

Visualizing how Haar features work in detecting a face: https://vimeo.com/12774628

See previous posts for “Who Am I” by Daniel Dennett and “Three Arguments Against the Singularity” by Charlie Stross.

For the pages on Singularity:

  • The original paper: “The Coming Technological Singularity: How to Survive in the Post-Human Era.”
  • And popularizing it: “The Singularity is Near” by Ray Kurzweil
  • Lots of papers and essays on Simulation and Mind Upload: http://www.simulation-argument.com
  • More information on uploading: http://www.aleph.se/Trans/Global/Uploading

And finally, the Stanford Engineering Everywhere web site is http://see.stanford.edu/

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