I’d heard of this book, but never quite gotten around to reading it. That was a mistake, and I’m glad I eventually read the book. It is full of brilliant insights, and is really an incredible learning experience. I have mostly positive things to say about it, but I won’t go into those because enough has …
In our quest to make machines that are human-like in intelligence, it is perhaps essential that, along the way, machines engage in quintessentially human activities such as the creation of art. Original article here.
For a machine to write enduring, appealing literature, it needs to first work out what to write about. This might seem impossible, since a machine cannot have any experiences of its own, but ultimately, such experiences are simply data points. Original article here.
Much of our music consumption is online: we download music, and listen to music online using services such as Spotify and Saavn. All this data about our consumption activities will eventually power the next wave of intelligence in machines, enabling them to create better, more original, more appealing art. Original article here.
A machine will not wait for inspiration, of course. And a machine does not grow up listening to stories, or learning to sing and dance during childhood. So the first step would be to show a machine what art is. Original article here.
How much of art is within the reach of an AI-powered machine? We already use machines like violins and pianos to create art, but can a machine compose a new melody or create a new painting? Original article here.
Artificial Intelligence–a domain of technology that most people think belongs in futuristic science fiction–is making a lot of news of late. However, machines exceeding human performance is not something scheduled to happen in the future; it is already happening. Original article here.
The most important thing that you need to remember is that pricing is not a maths problem….Pricing is not in the domain of rational economics so much as it is in the domain of consumer psychology. Original article here.
As a society, we have a cultural perception that price is fixed-more or less….If you are running a startup, however, this easy system of figuring out how to price your products or services rarely works. Original article here.
It all seems perfectly natural to us, but the truth is that tourism for recreational purposes is a very recent concept. And now, as a result of Hollywood teaching us how to see, tourism will change in important ways. Original article here.