Articles tagged with #AI




Weaponizing AI

File this under "no shit Sherlock," but hackers are already weaponizing machine learning. The AI, named SNAP_R, sent simulated spear-phishing tweets to over 800 users at a rate of 6.75 tweets per minute, luring 275 victims. By contrast, Forbes staff writer Thomas Fox-Brewster, who participated in the experiment, was …



Millennials can't catch a break

This is just nuts. Millennials just can't seem to catch a break. Now AI is coming for their jobs. Research released by Gallup on Thursday indicates a collision between technology and “business as usual” is coming soon, and the fallout will be ugly, especially for Millennials. Automation and artificial intelligence …



Labeling Training Data Correctly

When you’re dealing with a classification problem in machine learning, good labeled data is crucial. The more time you spend labeling training data correctly, the better. This is because your model’s performance and deployment will depend on it. Always remember that garbage in means garbage out.Thoughts on …



Where Computers Defeat Us and Where They Don't

After AlphaGo won 4 to 1 against Lee Sedol, the world is a buzz with excitement and fear of AI. Although we're still a long way from the "rise of the machines," but we are getting closer. AlphaGo does use simulations and traditional search algorithms to help it decide on …



AlphaGo vs Lee Sedol

Lots of great videos on YouTube of the match between AlphaGo and Lee Sedol. I consider these historic because this level of AI is almost humanlike in its thinking of playing the game. Wikipedia has a great summary of the first 4 games. It's AlphaGo 3 wins, Lee 1 win …