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Old February 21, 2008, 09:45 PM
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No big surprise here, in terms of processing power, a PCs should be reaching the level of the human brain around 2030. IBM's Blue Gene/l monster already has about five times the estimated processing power of a human brain.

The storage space of the human brain is estimated to be approximately equivalent to about 10 terrabytes, so that's already nearly within reach of current PCs.

This goes directly to what UnG said. We can have all the horsepower behind us and it will be all software that will drive AI. We can barely get a OS doing easy stuff. The way I see it, it will be an accident if we get it within the next 50 years.
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