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date: 28 February 2021

fifth generation 

Source:
A Dictionary of Computer Science
Author(s):
Andrew ButterfieldAndrew Butterfield, Gerard Ekembe NgondiGerard Ekembe Ngondi, Anne KerrAnne Kerr

Describing the new types of computer that began to be conceived and developed in the 1980s. The features proposed varied but most pointed towards ‘intelligent’ machines with massively parallel processing, widespread use of intelligent knowledge-based systems, and natural-language interfaces. Although progress towards these goals was not as fast as originally imagined, some significant advances have been made. The recent emergence of ... ...

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