THE HILL, 24 DECEMBER 2016, FEAT. PROF. BRYANT WALKER SMITH:
Artificial intelligence is unavoidable these days.
Companies like Google, Apple and Facebook are all investing in building the technologies — long the stuff of science fiction — into their projects. AI technologies allow computers to use large amounts of data to make decision or to learn on their own.
The companies have been working to educate the public about AI’s capabilities and limitations in an attempt to fend off perceptions of the technologies rooted in movies like “Terminator” and “War Games.”
Here’s a guide some of the ways the growth of AI might change your life over the next five to 10 years.