On Tue, May 15, 2012 Craig Weinberg <whatsons...@gmail.com> wrote: > I don't think Deep Blue makes any decisions or wins chess, >
That's exactly what a sore looser would say after he'd been thoroughly beaten by a opponent. And so the last surviving member of the species Homo Sapiens, 4 seconds before the Godlike computer sent it to oblivion forever, turned to the Jupiter Brain and said "nevertheless I still think I'm *really* smarter than you". > it just [...] > But Kasparov's brain "just" did stuff too, only deep Blue's stuff worked better. > It is a filing cabinet of possible chess games that matches any > particular supplied pattern to a designated outcome. The observable universe is not large enough to contain a filing cabinet full of all possible chess games. > A programmer could easily change Deep Blue to lose every match or to > command a robotic arm to smash it's CPUs. And even I could beat Kasparov at chess if a robot or a surgeon first gave Kasparov a brain lobotomy. John K Clark -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "Everything List" group. To post to this group, send email to firstname.lastname@example.org. To unsubscribe from this group, send email to everything-list+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. For more options, visit this group at http://groups.google.com/group/everything-list?hl=en.