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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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...
It is smarter to borrow from nature than to reinvent the wheels.
The hardship of living in a refugee camp made me psychologically strong.
Nigeria is a West African nation of over 100 million energetic people. It is endowed...
My focus is not on solving nature's deeper mysteries. It is on using nature's deeper...
One out of every 100 American men is HIV positive. The rate of infection has...
Adversities such as being homeless and going to prison has made many people stronger.
The greatest grand challenge for any scientist is discovering how to prevent the spread of...
The 65,536 processors were inside the Connection Machine.
Eighty percent of Americans with HIV do not know they are infected.
Due to financial reasons, I dropped out of school after eight years of formal schooling.
I wanted to become a mathematician, physicist or astronomer.
The labs were happy that I was brave enough to attempt to program it and...
During the week that I arrived in the United States, I saw an airport, used...
Because I believe that humans are computers, I conjectured that computers, like people, can have...
Briefly, to program it requires an absolute understanding of how all 65,536 processors are interconnected.
The hardships that I encountered in the past will help me succeed in the future.
Our lives sometimes depends on computers performing as predicted.
I dropped out of high school four times between the ages of 12 to 17.