Introductory AI

 

*Readings in bold come highly recommended*

 

How a Feel-Good AI Story Went Wrong in Flint / The Atlantic / Jan. 2019

We Analyzed 16625 Papers to Figure Out Where AI is Headed Next / Technology Review /  Jan. 2019

An Executive’s Guide to AI / McKinsey & Company / © 2018

Machine Behavior Needs to Be an Academic Discipline / Nautilus / Mar. 2018 

Machine Learning - Is the Emperor Wearing Clothes? / Cassie Kozykrov / Sept. 2018

A Plan to Advance AI by Exploring the Minds of Children / MIT Technology Review / Sept. 2018

Ways to Think About Machine Learning / Benedict Evans / June 2018

Google Researchers are Learning how Machines Learn / The New York Times / Mar. 2018 

We Are Here to Create / Edge / Mar. 2018

Google Will Teach You About AI and Machine Learning for Free / Android Authority / Mar. 2018

Inside Amazon’s Artificial Intelligence Flywheel / Wired / Feb. 2018

The Wired Guide to Artificial Intelligence / Wired / Feb. 2018

MIT Launches MIT IQ… / ZDNet / Feb. 2018 

How to Become a Centaur / JoDS / Feb. 2018

Good News: A.I. Is Getting Cheaper. That’s Also Bad News / The New York Times / Feb. 2018 

To Make AI Smarter, Humans Perform Oddball Low-Paid Tasks / Wired / Feb. 2018

How to Get Employees to Stop Worrying and Love AI / HBR / Jan. 2018

These Psychedelic Stickers Blow AI Minds / TechCrunch / Jan. 2018

Artificial Intelligence for the Real World / HBR / Jan. 2018

Google and Others Are Building AI Systems That Doubt Themselves / MIT Technology Review / Jan. 2018 

For AI to Get Creative, It Must Learn the Rules - Then How to Break ‘Em / Scientific American / Jan. 2018 

Is ‘Murder by Machine Learning’ the New ‘Death by PowerPoint’? / Harvard Business Review / Jan. 2018

How an A.I. ‘Cat-and-Mouse Game’ Generates Believable Fake Photos / The New York Times / Jan. 2018

Google and Others Are Building AI Systems That Doubt Themselves / Technology Review / Jan. 2018

Google’s Self-Training AI Turns Coders into Machine-Learning Masters / Technology Review / Jan. 2018

An Optimist’s Guide to a Future Run by Machines / Quartz / Dec. 2017

Google Leads in the Race to Dominate Artificial Intelligence / The Economist / Dec. 2017

Deep Empathy / MIT Media Lab, Scalable Cooperation and UNICEF Innovation / Dec. 2017  

The U.S. Leads in Artificial Intelligence, but For How Long? / MIT Technology Review / Dec. 2017

2017 Annual Report / Artificial Intelligence Index / Dec. 2017

The Next Big Step for AI? Understanding Video / MIT Technology Review / Dec. 2017

Silicon Valley is Turning Into its Own Worst Fear/ BuzzFeed / Dec. 2017

The Impossibility of Intelligence Explosion / François Chollet / Nov. 2017

Can A.I. Be Taught to Explain Itself? / The New York Times / Nov. 2017

The Biggest Headache in Machine Learning? Cleaning Dirty Data Off the Spreadsheets / The Verge / Nov. 2017

WTF Is Computer Vision? / TechCrunch /  Nov. 2017

A New Way for Machines to See, Taking Shape in Toronto / The New York Times / Nov. 2017

What AI Can Really Do Right Now / Popular Mechanics / Oct. 2017

China’s AI Awakening / Technology Review / Oct. 2017

How AI Helps the Intelligence Community Find Needles In the Haystack / Fast Company / Oct. 2017

Google’s AI Is Binge-Watching Human Behavior on YouTube / The New York Post / Oct. 2017

How to Spot a Machine Learning Opportunity, Even If You Aren’t a Data Scientist / HBR / Oct. 2017

Artificial Intelligence Learns to Learn Entirely on Its Own / Nautilus / Oct. 2017

The Science Behind "Blade Runner's" Voight-Kampff Test / Nautilus / Oct. 2017

The Coming Software Apocalypse / The Atlantic / Sept. 2017

What You Should Know About AI / TechCrunch / Aug. 2017

The AI Hierarchy of Needs / Hackernoon / Aug. 2017

An Algorithm Trained on Emoji Knows When You’re Being Sarcastic on Twitter / MIT Technology Review / Aug. 2017

Artificial Intelligence is Stuck. Here’s How to Move It Forward / The New York Times / Jul. 2017

How AI Will Change the Way We Make Decisions / Harvard Business Review / Jul.  2017

General AI: How to Call B.S. on Big Data: A Practical Guide / The New Yorker / June 2017

The World’s Most Valuable Resource is No Longer Oil, but Data / The Economist / May 2017

Google's AI Explosion in One Chart / MIT Technology Review / Mar. 2017

Harnessing Automation for a Future that Works / McKinsey & Company / Jan. 2017

What Managers Need to Know About Artificial Intelligence / MIT Sloan Management Review / Jan. 2017

AI Now 2017 Report / AI Now / 2017

Alexa and Siri are Listening - And Amazon and Apple are Learning form Them | The Seattle Times | Dec. 2016

Machine Learning Crash Course: Part 1 | Machine Learning @ Berkeley | Nov. 2016

IBM’s Watson Is Everywhere - But What Is It? / MIT Technology Review / Oct. 2016 

Is Artificial Intelligence Permanently Inscrutable? / Nautilus / 2016

The Simple Economics of Machine Intelligence / HBR / 2016

One Hundred Year Study on Artificial Intelligence / Stanford / 2016

A Short History of AI / Stanford / 2016

10 Breakthrough Technologies: Deep Learning / MIT Technology Review / 2016

Artificial Intelligence and Life In 2030 / Stanford: One Hundred Year Study on Artificial Intelligence / 2016

Which Are the Best Known Machine Learning Algorithms? Infographic / Think Big Data / 2016

There Are Three Different Kinds of Companies Working On Machine Learning Today / Forbes / 2016

Where Machines Could Replace Humans - and Where They Can’t (Yet) / McKinsey & Company / 2016

What is Code? / Bloomberg / 2015

The Netflix Recommender System: Algorithms, Business Value, and Innovation / 2015

The Doomsday Invention / The New Yorker / 2015

AI: 15 Key Moments in the Story of Artificial Intelligence / BBC / 2014 

Welcome, Robot Overlords. Please Don’t Fire Us? / Mother Jones / 2013

Practical Artificial Intelligence for Dummies

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