Today was AI day.
Artificial Intelligence arrives, expands, supercharges, gets stuck, provokes the apocalypse, and returns from the past, defying all sense of logic, in a single day. The topic is a couple Wolverine stories away from an Xmen franchise.
The Arrival of Artificial Intelligence from Stratechery with comments from HN
New institute aims to make Toronto an ‘intellectual centre’ of AI capability from The Star
Apple’s AI Director: Here’s How to Supercharge Deep Learning from MIT Technology Review
Is Artificial Intelligence Stuck in A Rut? from MIT Technology Review
Plus some extras from a few days ago:
Elon Musk’s Billion Dollar Crusade to Stop the AI Apocalypse from Vanity Fair
How Aristotle Created the Computer from The Atlantic
And a throwback:
Artificial Intelligence: Past and Future from ACM
One more addition (maybe two). Any AI day should include the Wait but Why articles on superintelligence:
The AI Revolution: The Road to Superintelligence By Tim Urban (and part 2)