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Reading list – May 2016

Posted by ProjectAGI on
Reading list – May 2016

Digit classification error over time in our experiments. The image isn't very helpful but it's a hint as to why we're excited :) Project AGI A few weeks ago we paused the "How to build a General Intelligence" series (part 1, part 2, part 3, part 4). We paused it because the nex ...

Theory

Thalamocortical architecture

Posted by Gideon Kowadlo on

by Gideon Kowadlo and David RawlinsonIntroductionOne of the keys to understanding the neocortex as a whole, and the emergence of intelligence, is to understand how the cortical hierarchical levels interconnect. This includes:the physical connections,the meaning of the signals being transmitted,and p ...

Theory

Constraints on intelligence

Posted by Gideon Kowadlo on

by Gideon Kowadlo and David Rawlinson Introduction This article contains some musings on the factors that limit the increase of intelligence as a species. We speculate that ultimately, our level of intelligence is limited by at least two factors, and possibly a third: our own cultural de ...