Peripheral devices connect strong AI with the outer world. Compare with: System
Devices (which handle strong AI’s internals).
for peripheral device is “Input/Output device”.
devices are hardcoded units.
List of peripheral
console provide dialogue with operator. Through the console, operator
WWW browser client is able to download specified page from the Internet. Afterwards PCnous
can read the downloaded page. As a result PCnous may
want to read another page, so PCnous may surf on
Internet and learn from Internet.
See: Intelligent Google-based
Email client provides ability to send, receive, write and read email messages.
Email client make possible conversation with other intelligence systems (e.g.:
Web server might
provide diverse functionality. For instance: to allow web-site visitors to talk
Chat client provides real-time conversation with Intelligent Systems (people) over Internet.
IRC client provides real-time group conversation over
Other peripheral devices
Other peripheral devices would be able to
work with text, sound, video images, tactile input, ultrasound, temperature input,
radiation sensors, and so on.
that text parser in the most peripheral device because it has tremendous advantage over other
peripheral devices. Text parser is relatively easy to implement and it provides
access to huge text knowledge base (books, Internet) which human civilization
have been developed.