101-1 Mid-term Exam Hints of Grobal Technology Revolution



1. What does the so-called "ubiquitous computing" mean ?


2. Describe Moore's Law.


3. What drives Moore's Law ?


4. What are the "three phases of computing" ?


5. What are the three scientific revolutions of the 20th century ?


6. How to build emotion into a machine ?


7. Dalai Lama met with scientists at the New York Academy of Sciences to explore the link between science and religion. He was asked if he was familiar with work on artificial intelligence. When he said he was, he was asked if an artificial intelligence being was a reincarnated being. What did Dalai Lama replied ?


8. Briefly outline the story of the firm "The 13th Floor".


9. What is Narrow AI ?


10. Briefly described the history of Internet.


11. Tell me a brief story of who is Alan Turing and what is a so called Turing Test.


12. What is the prupose of emotion for biological being ?


13. Give one reason each why a computer chip "can be" and "can not be" cost as chip as a piece of paper.