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It's a source of wonder and excitement for some, panic and concern for others, and a whole lot of cutting edge work for the people actually making it happen: artificial intelligence, the end-game for computing (and, as some would have you believe, humanity). But when you set aside the sci-fi predictions, doomsday warnings and hypothetical extremes, AI is a real thing happening all around us right now — and achieving some pretty impressive feats:

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Filed Under: ai, algorithms, alphago, artificial intelligence, creativity, game algorithms, games, lawrence livermore national lab, machine learning, neural network, poker, supercomputers
Companies: google, ibm


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    Anonymous Coward, 27 Apr 2016 @ 2:57am

    Re: Re: Let's see, AI has been on the cards for what 50 odd years. And for all the hype, still not there yet.

    Well, if you are the typical example then probably never. But I have hope that some day we'll see a change for the better. Maybe when Aotearoa is globally recognised as the intellectual and artistic centre of the planet.

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