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3 edition of The turing option found in the catalog.

The turing option

by Harry Harrison

  • 36 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Warner Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Artificial intelligence,
  • Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementHarry Harrison and Marvin Minsky
    ContributionsMinsky, Marvin Lee, 1927-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3558.A667 T88 1993
    The Physical Object
    Pagination409 p. ;
    Number of Pages409
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24933185M
    ISBN 100446364967
    ISBN 109780446364966
    OCLC/WorldCa28913258

    The Turing Option. Harrison, Harry; Minsky, Marvin. Condizione: Very Good. This book is in very good condition and will be shipped within 24 hours of ordering. The cover may have some limited signs of wear but the pages are clean, intact and the spine remains undamaged. This book has clearly been well maintained and looked after thus far/5(). The Turing Guide (), written by Jack Copeland, Jonathan Bowen, Mark Sprevak, Robin Wilson, and others, is a book about the work and life of the British mathematician, philosopher, and early computer scientist, Alan Turing (–).Author: Jack Copeland, Jonathan Bowen, Mark .

      I’ve been having a lot of fun sitting down and playing through the puzzle book with a TV show on in the background, but I’m not sure if that will be an option for much longer as the puzzles are starting to require my full concentration to solve! The Good Stuff. Turing Tumble is an absolute pleasure to play with. Building and testing your. Turing Option by Harry Harrison; Marvin Minsky. Grand Central Publishing, Mass Market Paperback. Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions.

    Sorry for the late response. #sorrynotsorry Turing is used primarily as a learning tool, and was designed as such. Since it was made for ease-of-use rather than speed or versatility, the only reason you might use Turing is for a simple program, or if you're just getting started with programming. There are two movies about Alan Turing that you can watch right now: The Imitation Game and 's Breaking the Code. But which one does a better job of .


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A 'techno-thriller' written in collaboration with artificial intelligence expert Marvin Minsky (note: see the Links page for Minsky's website, which contains two chapters deleted from the final edit of the book).Dedication: For Julie, Margaret and Henry: Moira and Todd.

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