The (human) brain behind making our devices much more … well, human

The (human) brain behind making our devices much more … well, human by Charles Clover, 2015-09-22 06:25:39.0 The (human) brain behind making our devices much more … well, human ANDREW Ng is hunched over his smartphone in a pantomime of key-pecking, typo-ridden discomfort. “This is how we do it today,” says the chief scientist for Baidu, China’s largest search engine. “And this is how we should be doing it.” He sits back in his chair, speaking to no one in particular with his phone placed on the table. The one-finger typing agony of millions of smartphone users should one day become a thing of the past, he says. All it would take is the creation of a reasonably accurate, pocket-sized electronic version of a human brain. Ng is an expert…


Link to Full Article: The (human) brain behind making our devices much more … well, human