I don't think there's anything unique about human intelligence. All the neurons in the brain that make up perceptions and emotions operate in a binary fashion. We can someday replicate that on a machine. Earthly life is carbon based and computers are
Computers can now keep a man's every transgression recorded in a permanent memory bank, duplicating with complex programming and intricate wiring a feat his wife handles quite well without fuss or fanfare
The computer programmer is a creator of universes for which he alone is responsible. Universes of virtually unlimited complexity can be created in the form of computer programs.
Computers can figure out all kinds of problems, except the things in the world that just don't add up
A distributed system is one in which the failure of a computer you didn't even know existed can render your own computer unusable
A computer will do what you tell it to do, but that may be much different from what you had in mind
Imagine if every Thursday your shoes exploded if you tied them the usual way. This happens to us all the time with computers, and nobody thinks of complaining.
On two occasions I have been asked,\\\"Pray, Mr. Babbage, if you put into the machine wrong figures, will the right answers come out?\\\" In one case a member of the Upper, and in the other a member of the Lower, House put this question. I am not able rightly to apprehend the kind of confusion of ideas that could provoke such a question.
If there’s one thing that computers do well, it’s to make the same mistake uncountable times at inhuman speed.
Computing is not about computers any more. It is about living.
Computers are to design as microwaves are to cooking.
Computers are useless. They can only give you answers.
A computer once beat me at chess, but it was no match for me at kick boxing.
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