Timeline of AI Achievements

  • Alan Turing invented the Turing Test

    This test determines whether a computer has outsmarted a human.
  • Dr Weizenbaum of MIT designs ELIZA

  • Work begun on DENDRAL, the first expert system.

  • The AI language PROLOG (programmed logic) developed

  • Liza and Parry

  • ALICE, an open source NL AI chat robot, wins the Loebner Prize for the Turing Test

  • AMD releases the Duron

  • Microsoft Releases Windows ME