Imagine asking your computer to do something in the same way you would ask a friend to do it. Without having to memorize special commands that only it could understand. For computer scientists this has been an ambitious goal; that can further simplify computers. Artificial Intelligence, a system that can mimic human intelligence by performing task that usually only a human can do, usually has to use a form of natural language processing. Natural language processing, a sub-field of computer science and artificial intelligence, concerns the successfully interaction between a computer and a human. Currently one of the best examples of A.I.(Artificial Intelligence) is IBM 's Watson. A machine that gained popularity after appearing on the show Jeopardy!. It used a method that could interpret human languages and could respond to complicated questions.
Artificial Intelligence is the intelligence a machine has. It involves a number of different sciences including computer science, psychology, linguistics, philosophy, and mathematics. The main problem with A.I. is that human intelligence is difficult to copy and recreate. Simple things like interacting and communicating with others is remarkable hard to program. Computers would have to understand natural language; the same way another person would. It would have to think and form ideas based on questions. According to, Patrick Winston a professor at CSAIL, “simple mistakes like answering “Richard Nixon” on a question asking for a first lady points to... lack of human-like intelligence”.(Winston) Currently there are many project by large organizations that claim they found ways to get computers to understand people. Its still very early to say what the future of A.I. will be, but in a ...
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...al and timely decision making in areas like compliance, health care, business integrity,
business intelligence, knowledge discovery, enterprise knowledge management, security, and customer support.” A.I. could in a few years replace things like customer support as well as offer better support to people deciding what type of healthcare they want.
Artificial Intelligence is a huge field of study that after half a century of progress is still a long way from being complete. Human-like intelligence in A.I. was a challenge that too many people though was going to be easy. But too many problems arouse, like communication problems. For that reason Human-like intelligence, A.I., is still a long way to go. With companies like Google and IBM showcasing powerful A.I. in there products its apparent that the next fifty years A.I. will be part of everyday life.
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