AI Applications

Machines haven’t taken over the world yet, but artificial intelligence is seeping into our daily lives with astonishing speed. Whether it’s robots, language processing or computer vision, the possible applications of AI are endless.

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Humans are masters of dexterity. But robots are catching up.

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Self-Taught Robots
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Diana Kwon

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Harvard UP, 2017

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A Matter of Trust
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Matthew Hutson

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Not So Fast
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Jeffrey Mervis

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Barack Obama, Neural Nets, Self-Driving Cars, and the Future of the World
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Joi Ito et al.

Wired, 2016

Work, Income and Wealth in the 21st Century

Adair Turner

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Intelligent Cars and the Road Ahead

Hod Lipson and Melba Kurman

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World Economic Forum, 2018