1419709 story AI Going Nowhere? 742 Posted by CmdrTaco on Tuesday May 13, 2003 @10:54AM from the prolog-hackers-unite dept. jhigh writes "Marvin Minsky, co-founder of the MIT Artificial Intelligence Labratories is displeased with the progress in the development of autonomous intelligent machines. I found this quote more than a little amusing: '"The worst fad has been these stupid little robots," said Minsky. "Graduate students are wasting 3 years of their lives soldering and repairing robots, instead of making them smart. It's really shocking."'"