Artificial Intelligence (WIRED guides)
Matt Burgess

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Narrated By: Jot Davies

Duration: 3 hours and 27 minutes

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The past decade has witnessed extraordinary advances in artificial intelligence. But what precisely is it and where does its future lie?

In this brilliant, one-stop guide WIRED journalist Matt Burgess explains everything you need to know about AI. He describes how it works. He looks at the ways in which it has already brought us everything from voice recognition software to self-driving cars, and explores its potential for further revolutionary change in almost every area of our daily lives. He examines the darker side of machine learning: its susceptibility to hacking; its tendency to discriminate against particular groups; and its potential misuse by governments. And he addresses the fundamental question: can machines become as intelligent as human beings?

© Matthew Burgess 2021 (P) Penguin Audio 2021


Business and Management, Business strategy, Technology: general issues, Entrepreneurship, Artificial intelligence, Machine learning, Business innovation, Industrial applications of scientific research and technological innovation

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