Crystal mimics brain cell to sift through giant piles of data
Like a neuron, the new chip fires when it reaches a certain thresholdIBM researchBy Aviva RutkinThere’s nothing quite like the human brain. Today, researchers at IBM unveiled their latest attempt to mimic it: an artificial neuron that switches between crystal and glass-like states as information comes in. It is designed to better handle huge volumes...
I regard the brain as a computer which will stop working when its component fail. There is no heaven or afterlife for broken-down computers. That is a fairy story for people afraid of the dark