'Artificial intelligence and machine learning are predicted to be part of the next industrial revolution and could help business and industry save billions of dollars by the next decade.
The tech giants Google, Facebook, Apple, IBM and others are applying artificial intelligence to all sorts of data.
Machine learning methods are being used in areas such as translating language almost in real time, and even to identify images of cats on the internet.
So why haven’t we seen artificial intelligence used to the same extent in healthcare?'
Olivier Salvado, Group Leader Biomedical Informatics, CSIRO explains the difficulties: theconversation.com/why-art...
Here's a fun and possibly apocryphal account, illustrating the difficulty with one form of artificial intelligence - neural networks and which explains how the US military became the proud owner of a multi-million dollar mainframe computer that could tell you if it was sunny or not... neil.fraser.name/writing/tank/
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