Maybe it’s all the Ghost in a Shell hype (I still haven’t seen the movie, but the anime is excellent and I’m about to pick up the freshly purchased collectors edition manga) but there’s been a lot of interesting debate recently on the internet about AI.
There’s really nothing new under the sun, but here’s some fascinating things I’ve been reading this week that make me question reality slightly:
Self driving cars that possess the capability of musing their own directives and considering their next moves? Cool, and terrifying: The Dark Secret Behind AI
Nick Soares talks to Google about the big picture: Ensuring smarter-than-human intelligence has a positive outcome.
Language is powerful, and here’s some proof for those who are still in denial. AI is picking up bias based strictly on the sexism and racism inherent in language: AI programs exhibit racial and gender bias, research reveals.