Ray Kurzweil, director of engineering at Google: In 10 years we will talk to our computers

July 11, 2013

The expert and inventor presented today at Entel Summit, and speaks with La Tercera about how technology will change the way the world works in the near future.

“I spent 50 years of my life thinking about how we think.” So the inventor, Ray Kurzweil, defined his career — now director of engineering at Google. Last year he achieved notoriety when he published his book How to Create a Mind, that explains how the brain works and how that model will be replicated in a machine in the future.

That is his greatest ambition. He spoke today at the Entel Summit, held at Espacio Riesco. Before his talk, the expert spoke with La Tercera about his work in the company and how computers expected to evolve to help us evolve. […]