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Ex Machina | Examining Our Fear of Artificial Intelligence
10 Unsettling Artificial Intelligence Scenarios

10 Unsettling Artificial Intelligence Scenarios

One of the most unsettling possibilities in our universe is that somewhere out there a machine superintelligence could exist, or might come to exist should we build one here and lose control over it, that could far surpass human-level intelligence and possibly present us with an existential crisis. Examples of this in science fiction would […]

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Machines probably aren’t interested in global takeover. Here’s why. | Gary Marcus

Machines probably aren’t interested in global takeover. Here’s why. | Gary Marcus

A lot of people are really scared about AI. I think they’re scared about the wrong things. Most people who talk about AI risk are worried About AI taking over the universe. There’s an example from Nick Bostrom that sticks in a lot of people’s heads. This is an AI system that is supposed to […]

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Cloud Video Intelligence API Demo

Probability Theory – The Math of Intelligence #6

Hello world! It’s Siraj. And let’s laser focus on the role of probability theory in machine learning by building a spam classifier from scratch. Life is full of uncertainty: we try things which we think will probably succeed but we are not certain. Will it rain today? Is it okay for me to dance in […]

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Are We Ready for Artificial Intelligence? – VisualPolitik EN

Are We Ready for Artificial Intelligence? – VisualPolitik EN

Many of you may have experienced doubts about certain future technological advancements. Don’t deny it. A fear of technology, of artificial intelligence, of autonomous cars, of factories without workers, of smart robots. The panic of our jobs being taken away, of a few gaining power at the expense of others, of inequalities multiplying, and even […]

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The Difference Between Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning

The Difference Between Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning

(Machine Learning, AI, Artificial Intelligence) Confusing, right? Artificial intelligence and machine learning are often used interchangeably. So they must relate to each other. But how? AI or artificial intelligence is the science of training machines to perform human tasks. The term was invented in the 1950s when scientists began exploring how computers could solve problems […]

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Artificial Intelligence | Immortality or Death

Artificial Intelligence | Immortality or Death

Hey guys, I hope that you’re doing well today, this is episode 9 of AI News and today, we are going to talk about the opportunities and threats of artificial intelligence. AI is by far the most important technology of our era. It will impact every single industry in the future and companies that will […]

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Artificial Intelligence: The Common Sense Problem

Artificial Intelligence: The Common Sense Problem

THE END OF THE TIME I WAS AT MIT, THERE WAS A GRADUATE STUDENT NAMED CHARNIAK WHO WAS TRYING TO MAKE A PROGRAM THAT WOULD HAVE COMMON SENSE. AND IT WAS SUPPOSED TO HAVE AT LEAST THE INTELLIGENCE OF A FOUR-YEAR-OLD CHILD. AND TO SEE WHETHER IT HAD THE INTELLIGENCE OF A FOUR-YEAR-OLD CHILD, IT […]

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What happens when our computers get smarter than we are? | Nick Bostrom

What happens when our computers get smarter than we are? | Nick Bostrom

I work with a bunch of mathematicians, philosophers and computer scientists, and we sit around and think about the future of machine intelligence, among other things. Some people think that some of these things are sort of science fiction-y, far out there, crazy. But I like to say, okay, let’s look at the modern human […]

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