In the Future, Machines Will Borrow Our Brain’s Best Tricks

Neuroscience will give us what we’ve sought for decades: computers that think like we do

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1. A Unique Machine

Steve sits up and takes in the crisp new daylight pouring through the bedroom window. He looks down at his companion, still pretending to sleep. “Okay, Kiri, I’m up.”

She stirs out of bed and begins dressing. “You received 164 messages overnight. I answered all but one.”

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