Reference Machine

Can machines understand language?

Can we build a machine that maps natural language to the extra- linguistic world as we perceive it and represent it in our brain?

Something Human is Special

Test iFrame Pepper BW Vid

Drafting

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Piek Vossen sketching a Reference Machine, July 2014

Categories: Human Language Technology, NLP

Comparing

Randall McLeod, The McLeod Portable Collator

The McLeod Portable Collator, a stereoscopic device for comparing texts as images.

Researching

For the Love of Reading- St. Jerome in his Study

For the Love of Reading: St. Jerome in his Study, October 1512

Categories: Human Language Technology, NLP

Storing Knowledge

Memory Palaces_Architects.org

Memory Palaces Architects

Categories: Human Language Technology, NLP

Building modules & Pipelines

Human Language Technology

Credit: Greg Dunn and Brian Edwards, Cortical Circuitboard (Microetched gold on steel)

Cortical Circuitboard by Greg Dunn and Brian Edwards, 2013

Categories: Human Language Technology, NLP