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History of AI
Origins
After 1950

AI at the turn of the millennium

Speaking Machines

From Myth to Reality part 1

From Myth to Reality part 2

From Myth to Reality part 3

From Myth to Reality part 4

From Myth to Reality Full
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The human aspiration to create intelligent machines has appeared in myth and literature for thousands of years, from stories of Pygmalion to the tales of the Jewish Golem.
After thousands of years of fantasy, the appearance of the digital computer, with its native, human-like ability to process symbols, made it seem that the myth of the man-made intelligence would finally become reality. 
 
Origins 
The early history of artificial intelligence, from Greek myth through the work of Alan Turing in the 1950s.
 
 
After 1950 
The challenges of creating artificial intelligence in the age of the digital computer.