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July 20, 2008

I’m afraid I can’t let you do that…

srikanth @ 9:35 pm, GMT +0000 ( 1216589756 ) Play

(On with the GQG – This question comes from shenoyvarun86)

Who is this famous computer scientist, and what term did he coin?

Here’s a clue to narrow in on the term a bit: the man caricatured below wanted to make a movie about it, but couldn’t.

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Answer:

John McCarthy, coined the term Artificial Intelligence.

Stanley Kubrick wanted to make a movie called AI but passed away before he could. Spielberg took it up later on.


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