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Wired: AI BEAT HUMANS AT READING! MAYBE NOT

AI BEAT HUMANS AT READING! MAYBE NOT

https://www.wired.com/story/ai-beat-humans-at-reading-maybe-not/

“NEWS SPREAD MONDAY of a remarkable breakthrough in artificial intelligence. Microsoft and Chinese retailer Alibaba independently announced that they had made software that matched or outperformed humans on a reading-comprehension test devised at Stanford. Microsoft called it a “major milestone.” Media coverage amplified the claims, with Newsweek estimating “millions of jobs at risk.”

Those jobs seem safe for a while. Closer examination of the tech giants’ claims suggests their software hasn’t yet drawn level with humans, even within the narrow confines of the test used.”

Read on: https://www.wired.com/story/ai-beat-humans-at-reading-maybe-not/

Stephen

Posted on: January 19, 2018, 6:49 am Category: Uncategorized

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