Uh no..because Kurzweil does not refute Myer's claims. Kurzweil's response underscores Myer's points. Kurzweil is an idiot.
"For starters, I said that we would be able to reverse-engineer the brain sufficiently to understand its basic principles of operation within two decades, not one decade, as Myers reports." There you go. You only had a read a few lines and you would find a pretty clear refutation.
What's so wonderful about that?
is that a trick question?
Bringing computers into the home won't change either one, but may revitalize the corner saloon.