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Will AI replace us? : a primer for the 21st century

by Fan, Shelly,

Format: Print Book 2019
Availability: Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies
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CLP - Main Library Second Floor - Non-fiction Q334.7.F36 2019x
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  Second Floor - Non-fiction
 
Call Number  Q334.7.F36 2019x
 
 
CLP - Squirrel Hill Non-Fiction Collection Q334.7.F36 2019x
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Call Number  Q334.7.F36 2019x
 
 
Summary
Artificial Intelligence, which once felt like a far-off futuristic fantasy, is now changing everyday life. The past sixty years have witnessed astonishing bursts of growth in the field of AI--the science and computational technologies that teach machines to sense, learn, reason, and act. AI is already altering our lives in ways that benefit health, productivity, and entertainment. Are we on the threshold of an AI-dominated world in which humans will no longer be necessary?Broken down into the past, present, and future of AI, Will AI Replace Us? gives the reader what they need to know in order to form an opinion about the revolutionary advances in technology. University of California, San Francisco, neuroscientist Dr. Shelly Fan expertly explains all sides of the debate, making the relevant science approachable for readers. Accompanying her intelligent text are numerous illustrations that add a compelling and informative visual element. Timely and relevant, Will AI Replace Us? is an important read in the Digital Age.
Additional Information
Series Big idea (Thames and Hudson)
Subjects Artificial intelligence -- Social aspects.
Artificial intelligence -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Human-computer interaction.
Technology and civilization.
Publisher London :2019
Other Titles Will artificial intelligence replace us?
Contributors Taylor, Matthew, 1960- editor.
Language English
Description 143 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 136-137) and index.
ISBN 9780500294574
0500294577
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