All the hype is about AI, but the real action is in Intelligence Augmentation (IA)
December 21, 2016 Leave a comment
(Original article published on CB Insights)
So much is being said and written about AI. I wrote an article where I attempt to break down what’s here-and-now and what’s not, and what we should do about it.
Machine learning techniques have come of age, and will be harnessed to advance human potential by increasing worker productivity and alleviating mundane tasks. I argue that what we are seeing is an acceleration in machines’ abilities to perform tasks that they have already been better than humans at for decades. However, moving towards the broader vision – and threats – of AI and AGI would require significant additional breakthroughs.
Read the article here: https://www.cbinsights.com/blog/ai-vs-intelligence-augmentation-applications/