Your CPU might not be a neural-net processor, like the Terminator, but we’ve got plenty of learning computers, and learning algorithms that are changing the way we do things.
Time travelling hitmen robots are cool, they’re exciting. And when we’re looking for technology to get excited about, we tend to look for those technologies that look like they leapt right out of a Hollywood blockbuster. AI is not (quite) there yet, for the most part. But, the really exciting aspect of AI is how ‘boring’ it can be.
The Strength of AI
Computers have always been at their best when doing boring, repetitive tasks.
AI supercharges that ability, allowing computers to do more complex, repetitive tasks, freeing humans to focus on the more interesting, and…