timothy from the what-are-you-searching-for dept.
dgharmon points out news at CNET and on Ray Kurzweil's own site that Kurzweil will join Googleas Director of Engineering. Specifically, "he will be joining Google to work on new projects involving machine learning and language processing," which sounds to me like another way to say "quickening the singularity."
It was kinda like stuffing the wrong card in a computer, when you're
stickin' those artificial stimulants in your arm.
-- Dion, noted computer scientist