by Ray Kurzweil
“The Singularity Is Near: When Humans Transcend Biology” is an informative book for all the readers. Ray Kurzweil is the author of this enlightening book. Ray Kurzweil is one of the world’s leading inventors, thinkers, and futurists, with a twenty-year track record of accurate predictions. Ray Kurzweil was selected as one of the top entrepreneurs by Inc. magazine, which described him as the “rightful heir to Thomas Edison”. He has written more than five books on new technology, and all of them are worth to read. This book has an incredibly in-depth knowledge of technology, especially with respect to electrical engineering, that he brings to the table in his book. The author tells us that artificial circuits replicating themselves at a molecular level will merge with the biological circuits that constitute our nervous systems, giving rise to an enhanced human super-intelligence.
Additionally, Kurzweil describes Artificial Intelligence that is widely used in nowadays. AI is the branch of computer sciences that emphasizes the development of Intelligence machines, thinking and working, such as humans. AI can be used in many sectors like transportation, finance, healthcare, and banking, etc. In short, The Singularity Is Near is an enlightening book for all the readers.