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Ray Kurzweil has 3 media appearances.

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The Colbert Report, Tuesday, April 12, 2011 at 7pm
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Ray Kurzweil
To The Best of Our Knowledge, Sunday, October 15, 2006 at 0am

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Ray Kurzweil is an inventor, entrepeneur, and principal developer of (among a host of other inventions) the first print-to-speech reading machine for the blind, the first text-to-speech synthesizer, the first CCD flat-bed scanner, and the first commercially marketed large vocabulary speech recognition system. Recipient of the National Medal of Technology among many other honors. [from What We Believe But Cannot Prove (2006)]
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