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It's Alive! By Frederick B. Cohen

It's Alive!
by Frederick B. Cohen

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This collection of essays takes a thoughtful, philosophical look at "live" software - a new breed of software that can learn, grow, and both replicate and modify itself in much the same way as a living organism. These include computer viruses, neural networks and sophisticated games.
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It's Alive!: New Breed of Living Computer Programs by Frederick B. Cohen

This collection of the author's essays takes a thoughtful, philosophical look at "live" software - a new breed of software that can learn, grow, and both replicate and modify itself in much the same way as a living organism. These include computer viruses, neural networks and sophisticated games. It also examines the controversy surrounding the development of artificial life and intelligence. The book is accompanied by a diskette which contains a collection of safe live programs.

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Table of Contents


A Definition of Life. Ecosystems. Formalities. LifeThe Game. LPs. Other Worlds. Evolution. The Future. Annotated Bibliography.

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GOR005962487
It's Alive!: New Breed of Living Computer Programs by Frederick B. Cohen
Frederick B. Cohen
Used - Very Good
Hardback
John Wiley and Sons Ltd
1994-05-20
154
0471008605
9780471008606
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