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So much for having the latest and greatest... When all the computational power you need is already inside your skull.

yeah, but can it run crysis/2? LOL
post #112 of 121
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Originally Posted by ENTERPRISE View Post
Actually the Human brain is much more than just computational power. Imagination is something arguably just as powerful and that is something no machine can do as of yet.
True.

Honestly I think the human brain's power was overshadowed by computers right around 2001.

I think we have super computers that can power computations faster than humans, but in reality, without computers we would be no where, like a large server of computers would take 10000 engineers to do the same math problems.

I figure within the next 50 years we will have a computer what has an imagination, but then again then, then they will be able to duplicate themselves and render themselves obsolete and also better than us.
    
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post #113 of 121
wow.. I'm glad I didn't buy that i7 now!

now if I could only find my brains bios.
    
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post #114 of 121
OK lets try this.
Unplug your pc..
Set in front of it and take a nap....
Wake from your nap and have both your PC and brain start calculating at the same time.

Yes I know its unplugged and you or no one else may plug it in let it start itself. Also for it to calculate the Pi attack......
Someone has to tell it to do so.
Yes some electronics have their advantages....but with the human brain there are things we have yet to understand. When we rest sometimes our brains are more active than when we are awake. While you sleep your brain still receives information from smell...feeling...taste as well as hearing. All this is taking place while you are having a dream.......Hmmmmm never thought about? Yet this is some real power.

Now don't start about the multitasking good grief.
Example:
"Setting here typing...gotta use the rest room...need more coffee...need some more cookies..gotta let the dog out....Check my folding stats...See what the wife is needing..ect."
In a few seconds I prioritize and set into motion the actions with out having someone input info into my brain.


Just for the fun of it...
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post #115 of 121
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Originally Posted by porschedrifter View Post
wow.. I'm glad I didn't buy that i7 now!

now if I could only find my brains bios.
That I do like...
Let me know what the flash is for it so I can upgrade mine ...



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if whale and dolphins brains are over 9000 times bigger than ours, does it mean they > us ?
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I need to develop a folding client for the human brain, I think I'll start on small dogs first.
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I need to develop a folding client for the human brain, I think I'll start on small dogs first.
I will let you have Trixie ...Jack and ChewwwWhaawaah. Lots of energy and brain functions....Only thing is, like the old P2 chips, when I hollar at her she freezzzes and looks at me funny.


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post #119 of 121
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OK lets try this.
Unplug your pc..
Set in front of it and take a nap....
Wake from your nap and have both your PC and brain start calculating at the same time.

Yes I know its unplugged and you or no one else may plug it in let it start itself. Also for it to calculate the Pi attack......
Someone has to tell it to do so.
Yes some electronics have their advantages....but with the human brain there are things we have yet to understand. When we rest sometimes our brains are more active than when we are awake. While you sleep your brain still receives information from smell...feeling...taste as well as hearing. All this is taking place while you are having a dream.......Hmmmmm never thought about? Yet this is some real power.

Now don't start about the multitasking good grief.
Example:
"Setting here typing...gotta use the rest room...need more coffee...need some more cookies..gotta let the dog out....Check my folding stats...See what the wife is needing..ect."
In a few seconds I prioritize and set into motion the actions with out having someone input info into my brain.


Just for the fun of it...
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We can't multi-task, however computers can. =P That is only because they can run multiple cpu's, we have one brain. It's a shame too, if we could multi-task it would be amazing. There are instances of humans who could truely multi-task, but they have a split brain disorder. That only happens when the corpus callosum gets split, surgically, severing the connection between both hemisphere's of the brain. This essentially causes the person to have two mini-brains, it's actually pretty crazy.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Split-brain

They literally have two brains working in sync, they can do things like draw two different images at the same time, one with each hand/side of the body. It's the only actual multi-tasking we have seen from humans, other than that we can't multi-task. We can do the same as a single core cpu, give the illusion of multi-tasking, but honestly we can't. And even then we do a poor job at giving the illusion of multi-tasking. It's been proven time and time again that if you try and do more than one thing at a time your performance suffers greatly.
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post #120 of 121
Apples and oranges if you ask me.

And nothing says a brain is necessary for consciousness, whatever that is.
    
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