__/ On Sunday 28 August 2005 23:15, [davidof] wrote : \__
> Roy Schestowitz wrote:
>> I foresaw a similar trend... I am not saying that others failed to make
>> similar speculations, but notable writers were reluctant to make
>> statements which are overly bold.
> 'The network is the computer' - Scott McNealy, 1986
You could argue that the computer in itself is a network -- a network of
wires, components and plenty of interaction therein. Perhaps the next stage
is making these networks more neural.
"Mr. Hawkins believes that his theory could prompt a revolution in thinking
machines much sooner than he had envisioned."