BOOK OF MONTH

Artificial Intelligence Book of January 2017

Deep learning is a form of machine learning that enables computers to learn from experience and understand the world in terms of a hierarchy of concepts. Because the computer gathers knowledge from experience, there is no need for a human computer operator to formally specify all the knowledge that the computer needs. The hierarchy of concepts allows the computer to learn complicated concepts by building them out of simpler ones;

Artificial Intelligence Book of December 2016

The Singularity Is Near: When Humans Transcend Biology The Singularity Is Near: When Humans Transcend Biology is a 2006 non-fiction book about artificial intelligence and the future of humanity by inventor and futurist Ray Kurzweil. Ray Kurzweil is one of the world’s leading inventors, thinkers, and futurists, with a twenty-year track record of accurate predictions. Called “the restless genius” by The Wall Street Journal and “the ultimate thinking machine” by

Artificial Intelligence Book of November 2016

Are you in charge of your own future? Maybe not, a new book argues, but there’s still an opportunity to change that. Heartificial Intelligence, by John C. Havens.. In Heartificial Intelligence, author John C. Havens introduces a realm of algorithms and smart machines well beyond anything you might know about. How do we navigate a world in which software is intelligent enough to learn from our behaviors and manipulate us

Artificial Intelligence Book of October 2016

Besides being a profound and entertaining meditation on human thought and creativity, this book looks at the surprising points of contact between the music of Bach, the artwork of Escher, and the mathematics of Gödel. It also looks at the prospects for computers and Artificial Intelligence (AI) for mimicking human thought. Twenty years after it topped the bestseller charts, Douglas R. Hofstadter’s Gödel, Escher, Bach: An Eternal Golden Braid is

Artificial Intelligence Book of September 2016

Surviving AI: The Promise and Peril of Artificial Intelligence.. Good book for the curious about Artificial Intelligence. Calum Chace did a good job of providing an overview of the history of AI, how we got to where we are and some possibilities of what is to come. Fascinating look into our future.. Artificial intelligence is our most powerful technology and, in the coming decades, it’ll change everything in our lives.

Artificial Intelligence Book of August 2016

Our Final Invention: Artificial Intelligence and the End of the Human Era by James Barrat In as little as a decade, artificial intelligence could match and then surpass human intelligence. Corporations and government agencies around the world are pouring billions into achieving AI’s Holy Grail―human-level intelligence. Once AI has attained it, scientists argue, it will have survival drives much like our own. We may be forced to compete with a

Artificial Intelligence Book of July 2016

Artificial Intelligence: A Modern Approach (AIMA) is a university textbook on artificial intelligence, written by Stuart J. Russell and Peter Norvig. Artificial Intelligence: A Modern Approach (AIMA) is a university textbook on artificial intelligence, written by Stuart J. Russell and Peter Norvig. The third edition of the book was released 11 December 2009. It is used in over 1100 universities worldwide and has been called “the most popular artificial intelligence

Artificial Intelligence Book of June 2016

Jerry Kaplan’s latest book is “Humans Need Not Apply: A Guide to Wealth and Work in the Age of Artificial Intelligence” Selected as one of the 10 best science and technology books of 2015 by The Economist, Humans Need Not Apply is a call to arms for the age of artificially intelligent machines. The robots are coming, but whether they will be working on behalf of society or a small

Artificial Intelligence Book of May 2016

Superintelligence: Paths, Dangers, Strategies by Nick Bostrom Superintelligence asks the questions: What happens when machines surpass humans in general intelligence? Will artificial agents save or destroy us? Nick Bostrom lays the foundation for understanding the future of humanity and intelligent life. The human brain has some capabilities that the brains of other animals lack. It is to these distinctive capabilities that our species owes its dominant position. If machine brains

The Most Realistic Beautiful Humanoid Robot - JIA JIA

Chinese university unveils lifelike female robot. “Jia Jia” is the most realistic beautiful humanoid robot so far. I think most of you have the same opinon like me. In the near future, it is inevitable to see a competition between countries for making the most beautiful ones. A female robot named Jia Jia was recently unveiled by the University of Science and Technology of China (USTC) in Hefei, capital of