Pamela McCorduck: Machines Who Think and the Early Days of AI | Lex Fridman Podcast #34

0:00 – Introduction
1:51 – Machines Who Think
4:17 – Founding fathers of AI
6:45 – Early days and the possibilities of AI
14:23 – Roots of how we think about AI
18:59 – McCarthy and Frankenstein
23:30 – AI in the context of broader CS community
29:46 – AI winter
37:09 – Santa Fe Institute and complexity
44:58 – Timeline of AI
46:51 – AI assistants and personal robotics
52:05 – Existential threats and the male gaze


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