Quotes: computer

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  • Alan Turing
    Alan Turing
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    A computer would deserve to be called intelligent if it could deceive a human into believing that it was human.
  • A movie I must have seen 10 times is 'Jonathan Livingston Seagull.' It's an old movie, but still such a beautiful message. If I had only one film I could take on my computer on a desert island, I would take 'Jonathan Livingston Seagull.'
  • Bill Clinton
    Bill Clinton
    President of the US 1946-
    Bill Clinton
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    Advances in computer technology and the Internet have changed the way America works, learns, and communicates. The Internet has become an integral part of America's economic, political, and social life.
  • Although computer memory is no longer expensive, there's always a finite size buffer somewhere. When a big piece of news arrives, everybody sends a message to everybody else, and the buffer fills.
  • Bill Bryson
    Bill Bryson
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    And then it occurred to me that a computer is a stupid machine with the ability to do incredibly smart things, while computer programmers are smart people with the ability to do incredibly stupid things. They are, in short, a perfect match.
  • Arthur Levitt
    Arthur Levitt
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    Another misconception is that an order is canceled when you hit 'cancel' on your computer. But, the fact is it's canceled only when the market gets the cancellation.
  • Another time factor is output: proofing and printing. That is, getting your work out of the computer and onto paper and having it satisfy you. It can be time consuming and expensive.
  • Bill Maris
    Bill Maris
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    As computer intelligence gets better, what will be possible when we interface our brains with computers? It might sound scary, but early evidence suggests otherwise: interfacing brains with machines can be helpful in treating traumatic brain injury, repairing spinal cord damage, and countless other applications.
  • Ben Nicholson
    Ben Nicholson
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    At this present time, matter is still the best way to think of architecture, but I'm not so sure for very long. The computer is radicalizing the way we think about our world.
  • Bill Griffith
    Bill Griffith
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    But now with technology I could sit down and do a bunch of character drawings and scan them into a computer, and the computer using my exact style could bring it into life, where it would have been edited by various human beings before.
  • Cai Guo-Qiang
    Cai Guo-Qiang
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    Computer animation is one way to liberate people from their circumstantial gravity, and it is one way to give them mental freedom.
  • Annie Leibovitz
    Annie Leibovitz
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    Computer photography won't be photography as we know it. I think photography will always be chemical.
  • W. Dijkstra
    W. Dijkstra
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    Computer Science is no more about computers than astronomy is about telescopes.
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  • Bruce Chatwin
    Bruce Chatwin
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    Even today, when an Aboriginal mother notices the first stirrings of speech in her child, she lets it handle the things of that particular country: leaves, fruit, insects and so forth. We give our children guns and computer games, Wendy said. They gave their children the land.
    Source: The Songlines p. 270
  • Brad Feld
    Brad Feld
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    Ever since I learned about the concept of garbage collection in 6.001 at MIT in 1984 while using Scheme on HP Chipmunks, I've always thought of dreaming as the same as garbage collection for a computer.
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