The Connection Machines owned by the United States government laboratories were made available to me because they were considered impossible to program and there was no great demand for them at that time.
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When I enrolled in college at age 19, I had a total of eight years...
I dropped out of high school four times between the ages of 12 to 17.
It is smarter to borrow from nature than to reinvent the wheels.
Nelson Mandela and Malcolm X came out of prison stronger.
I have expertise in five different fields which helps me to easily understand the analogy...
Because I am not formally trained in the medical sciences, I can bring in new...
First, I identify an analogous problem in nature and borrow from it.
The 65,536 processors were inside the Connection Machine.
The hardship of living in a refugee camp made me psychologically strong.
Briefly, to program it requires an absolute understanding of how all 65,536 processors are interconnected.
My focus is not on solving nature's deeper mysteries. It is on using nature's deeper...
Because I believe that humans are computers, I conjectured that computers, like people, can have...
Our lives sometimes depends on computers performing as predicted.
I preferred to study those subjects that were of interest to me.
Due to financial reasons, I dropped out of school after eight years of formal schooling.
I wanted to become a mathematician, physicist or astronomer.
Adversities such as being homeless and going to prison has made many people stronger.
Eighty percent of Americans with HIV do not know they are infected.
The Connection Machine was the most powerful supercomputer in the world. It is a complex...
During the week that I arrived in the United States, I saw an airport, used...