According to Ray Kurzweil, "the primary endeavor of the human species." It is the process of acquiring knowledge and concepts.

Articles on KurzweilAI.net that refer to Learning

Essentials of General Intelligence: The direct path to AGI By Peter Voss
How Long Before Superintelligence? By Nick Bostrom
The Age of Intelligent Machines: Footnotes By Ray Kurzweil
Encompassing Education By Diana Walczak
Artificial General Intelligence: Now Is the Time By Ben Goertzel
Learning in the Age of Knowledge By Ray Kurzweil
The Age of Intelligent Machines, Chapter 11: The Impact On... By Ray Kurzweil
Why We Can Be Confident of Turing Test Capability Within a Quarter Century By Ray Kurzweil
Track 7 Tech Vectors to Take Advantage of Technological Acceleration By Max More
Grasping the Future: Comparing Scenarios to Other Techniques By Max More

News Articles that refer to Learning

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Learning Retinal Implant System
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Kurzweil receives honorary doctorate at Landmark College
Fujitsu Labs applies neural networks to robot learning
New Thoughts On Language Acquisition: Toddlers As Data Miners
Lots of Animals Learn, but Smarter Isn't Better
Challenge to create program that can win a game without knowing rules

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