Marvin Minsky, who pioneered artificial intelligence research, dies at age 88

NPR’s Robert Siegel speaks to Ray Kurzweil, the inventor and futurist, and founder of Kurzweil Technologies, about Marvin Minsky, PhD. Minsky, who was a founding father of artificial intelligence, has died at the age of 88. Kurzweil is a Director of Engineering at Google. NPR | All Things Consideredepisode title | Marvin Minsky who pioneered artificial intelligence research dies at the age of 88 full transcript | Host Robert Siegel talks with Ray Kurzweil Robert Siegel — left                             Ray Kurzweil — right Robert Siegel: A founding father of artificial intelligence has died at the age of 88. — soundbite of archived recording — Marvin Minsky: I’m Marvin Minsky, and I teach at MIT in the subjects of…


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