Sections SEARCH Skip to content Skip to site index Log In Technology | A.I. Is Learning From Humans. Many Humans. Artificial intelligence is being taught by thousands of office workers around the world. It is not exactly futuristic work. At iMerit offices in Kolkata, India, employees label images that are used to teach artificial … [Read more...] about A.I. Is Learning From Humans. Many Humans.
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No matter what companies say, AI is not going to solve the problem of content moderation online. It’s a promise we’ve heard many times before, particularly from Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, but experts say the technology is just not there — and, in fact, may never be. Most social networks keep unwanted content off their platforms using a combination of … [Read more...] about AI won’t relieve the misery of Facebook’s human moderators
American farm companies are gradually replacing their illegal migrant workforce with machinery and with legal temporary workers, according to the Washington Post. This shift is a win for President Donald Trump’s “Hire American” policy because it helps raise Americans’ productivity and wealth. The shift also lowers the annual flow of illegal … [Read more...] about Washington Post: Farm Industry Is Being Forced to Replace Illegal Workforce
Among companies developing self-driving cars, Toyota is unusual in that it’s taking a two-pronged approach to the technology. The Japanese automaker is working on a system called Chauffeur takes over all driving duties. But it also has a system called Guardian that keeps human drivers in control most of the time. At CES 2019, Toyota explained how that is supposed to work. … [Read more...] about Toyota’s Guardian system aims to help human drivers, not replace them
One could be forgiven for thinking that machines are creative. Numerous artificial intelligence projects appear to demonstrate that machines are capable of creating intricate works of art that rival those created by their inferior human creators. Just recently, IBM Watson created a movie trailer for the horror film Morgan (IBM). Google’s DeepDream AI fascinated the world … [Read more...] about AI is incredibly smart, but it will never match human creativity