Artificial Intelligence / AI Reading for 06/17/2017

A.I. will create more jobs that can’t be filled, Eric Schmidt says “Alphabet’s Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt strikes a contrary tone to many who’ve warned of large-scale unemployment as a result of artificial intelligence” tags: ai Posted from Diigo. The rest of my favorite links are here.

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Artificial Intelligence / AI Reading for 06/15/2017

This AI-powered robot can play the marimba, the least threatening of instruments – The Verge “Like many AI music experiments, the music Shimon is playing is generated by a method called deep learning. This essentially means mining a large amount of information (in this case, a dataset of some 5,000…

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Artificial Intelligence / AI Reading for 06/08/2017

Apple announces new machine learning API to make mobile AI faster – The Verge “Core ML will support a number of essential machine learning tools, including all sorts of neural networks (deep, recurrent, and convolutional), as well as linear models and tree ensembles. And because this is Apple, there’s also…

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Artificial Intelligence / AI Reading for 06/05/2017

Is AI the end of jobs or a new beginning? – The Washington Post “A valid concern is that dependence on AI may cause us to forfeit human creativity. As Kasparov observes, the chess games on our smartphones are many times more powerful than the supercomputers that defeated him, yet…

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Artificial Intelligence / AI Reading for 06/04/2017

The State of AI, Machine Learning, and Accounting | AccountingWEB “Assurance leaders at PwC envision a future where, with 100 percent of data available for analysis, as opposed to select samples, auditors will be able to study a business in its entirety. It’s only a matter of time before this technology…

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Artificial Intelligence / AI Reading for 05/30/2017

Google Announces Tensorflow Lite: A Neural Network Library for Mobile Phones “This new library, called Tensorflow Lite, would enable developers to run their artificial intelligence applications in real time on the phones of users. According to Burke, the library is designed to be fast and small while still enabling state-of-the-art…

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Artificial Intelligence / AI Reading for 05/29/2017

This is What Happens When a Neural Network Names Metal Bands – Geek.com tags:ai bands The AI fight is escalating: This is the IT giants’ next move | Computerworld “The [IBM] Watson range includes tools for creating chat bots, discovering patterns and structure in textual data, and extracting knowledge from…

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Artificial Intelligence / AI Reading for 05/28/2017

After beating the world’s elite Go players, Google’s AlphaGo AI is retiring | TechCrunch “While AlphaGo is bowing out at the top, it isn’t done with Go altogether. DeepMind is planning to publish a final review paper on how the AI developed since its matches with Lee Sedol last year.…

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