New Scientist Instant Expert: Machines that Think

Editor: New Scientist
Publication Year: 2017
Publisher: John Murray Learning

Price: Core Collection Only
ISBN: 978-1-4736-5004-6
Category: Science
Image Count: 20
Book Status: Available
Table of Contents

Machines That Think explores how artificial intelligence helps us understand human intelligence and machines that compose music and write stories, and it asks if AI is really a threat.

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Table of Contents

    • Series introduction
    • Contributors
    • Introduction
    • In our image: The challenge of creating intelligent machines
    • Machines that learn: The mechanics of artificial minds
    • Anything you can do: How AI is outsmarting humans
    • Matters of life and death: Driverless cars, AI doctors and killer robots
    • Into the unknown: How computers may overcome the limitations of the human mind
    • Machines that create: The AI world of art and storytelling
    • The real risks of AI: Why fears of an apocalypse are overblown
    • Will machines inherit the Earth? How superintelligent machines might revolutionize our world
    • Conclusion
    • Fifty ideas
    • Glossary
    • Picture credits