A group of organization representatives is working on projects that appear to be more qualified for sci-fi than social networking.

Yann LeCun The Man Who Leads The Facebook Artificial Intelligence Team
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The Team, Facebook Artificial Intelligence Research — also known as FAIR — is centered on an awesome goal to create computers with intelligence insight comparable to people. While still a long way from its finish line, the team is making the sort of progress few believed possible at the turn of the decade. Its AI projects are drawing pictures practically unclear from those by human craftsmen and taking tests on topic, culled from Wikipedia.

Could this be the start of our extinction? Facebook Artificial Intelligence, learning how to play Starcraft, a real-time strategy game, ergo AI will learn real time strategy.
Could this be the start of our extinction? Facebook Artificial Intelligence, learning how to play Starcraft, a real-time strategy game, ergo AI will learn real time strategy.

They’re playing advanced computer games like Starcraft. Slowly, they’re getting more quick smarter. Furthermore, sometime in the future, they could change Facebook from something that encourages communication between companions into something that could be your companion.

Yann LeCun - Facebook Artificial Intelligence Research Team Leader
Yann LeCun – Facebook Artificial Intelligence Research Team Leader Courtesy: Medium

Yann LeCun, a 56-year-old academic who’s accomplished experienced disappointment/failure in his life and figured out how to return. His once-rejected hypotheses about artificial intelligence are today viewed as world-class, and his vindication is Facebook’s bonus.

 

 

“Your interaction with the digital world, your phone, your computer, is going to be transformed,” LeCun told BuzzFeed News

In all corners of today’s tech, companies are competing on the premise of their AI.

Uber’s AI-powered independent auto vehicles are core to its ride-hailing methodology.

Google’s AI-reliant Google Smart Home speaker is answering questions clients once wrote in the search bar (and, well before that, looked up in the encyclopedia/reference book).

Amazon is building artificially intelligent cashiers in an effort to crack the $674 billion edible grocery market.

“The experiences people have on the whole family of Facebook products depend critically on AI,” said Joaquin Candela, the head of Facebook’s Applied Machine Learning group, or AML, which puts research into action on the platform itself. “Today, Facebook could not exist without AI. Period.”

From an early age, LeCun trusted he could inspire PCs to see. Facial acknowledgment and picture identification might be standard today, however, when LeCun was a university student in Paris in the mid-1980s, computers was effectively blind, not able to comprehend anything inside pictures or to make sense of what was showing up inside their cameras’ focal points.

Via: BuzzFeed News

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  1. Why do we assume that AI will exist as independent machines? If so, and the AI is able to improve its Intelligence by reprogramming itself, will machines driven by slower processors feel threatened, not by mere stupid humans, but by machines with faster processors?

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