March 12, 2008 9:30 AM PDT

Joseph Weizenbaum, famed programmer, dead at 85

Weizenbaum's computer program, Eliza, foreshadowed the potential of artificial intelligence.
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Ahhh..good ole Eliza
I miss her.. Is she on the web any where in a Java Applet?
Posted by basraw (310 comments )
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Yes..google is my friend
<a class="jive-link-external" href="http://chayden.net/eliza/Eliza.html" target="_newWindow">http://chayden.net/eliza/Eliza.html</a>
Posted by basraw (310 comments )
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I memorized 1,000 lines of code of Eliza
It really is some fun bunch of code.

Here it is:
<a class="jive-link-external" href="http://everything2.com/index.pl?node_id=1026298" target="_newWindow">http://everything2.com/index.pl?node_id=1026298</a>
Posted by inachu (963 comments )
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> How does that make you feel?
If you were using computers in the 60s and 70s, no doubt you spent hours marveling at the "sentient psychiatrist" Eliza.

<a class="jive-link-external" href="http://www.devtopics.com/eliza-programmer-dead/" target="_newWindow">http://www.devtopics.com/eliza-programmer-dead/</a>
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