Aspirational AI

In a recent TED talk, AI researcher Janelle Shane shared the weird, sometimes alarming antics of Artificial Neural Network (ANNs) AI algorithms as they try to solve human problems.[i] She points out that the best ANNs we have today are maybe on par with worm brains.  So how is it that ANNs were ever termed […]

Artificial Neural Networks

Narrow AI’s Dark Secrets Articles about AI are published everyday. The term “AI” is used in a very narrow sense in the majority of these articles: it means applications based on training artificial neural networks under the control of sophisticated algorithms to solve very particular problems. Here is the first dark secret: This kind of […]