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Programming the Brain

Carver Mead developed a concept known as Neuromorphic Computing in the late 1980’s which uses V.L.S.I. systems containing electronic analog circuits to mimic neuro-biological architectures present in the nervous system. 626 more words

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Synaptic Stupidity

In the synapse

Between Fantasy and Reality

Neurotransmitters dance

To the overpowering beat

Of Denial

Wishful neurons

Passing jolts

Of hopeful electricity

Back and forth… 22 more words


Field of Dreams

Neuron farmers

Till the fields

Pruning dead pathways

Listening to the synaptic fire

In their crackles is heard

Memories of serotonin storms

A quick prayer is made… 95 more words


The Singularity may not be as close as you think

Ray Kurzweil didn’t invent the concept of the technological singularity, but his 2005 book The Singularity Is Near is the best known use of the term, and the obvious inspiration for the title of this lengthy blog post.  1,348 more words

Daily Doodle 48

What gets me is the fact that things change (such as WordPress) and then all of a sudden I have to start on a new learning curve having just mastered the last update.   546 more words