joe

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  • It depends how you define original thought. What about Deep Minds alpha go? It’s now better than any human. There latest iteration learnt from playing and it’s self in a fraction of the time the old algorithm learned from past game training data. Some of the experts it played say it had developed completely new strategies they had never seen bef…

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  • @joe Original thought is beyond what we currently understand as computers. But then again one of my mother’s classmates back in the 60s declared that the limit of human invention had been achieved with the arrival of the pocket calculator. We may well oneday look back upon our current times as a primitive dipping of our collective toe into the o…[Read more]