Book Title: The Singularity Isn’t Nigh and Here’s Why

Author: Erica Kleinknecht

Book Description: Students in an undergraduate seminar in Cognitive Science share what they've learned, regarding the state of the field in AI research. While AI work is remarkable, even the most astonishing projects are a far cry from replicating human intelligence. Why is that? Well, for one, humans have yet to pin down their own intelligence.

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Students in an undergraduate seminar in Cognitive Science share what they’ve learned, regarding the state of the field in AI research. While AI work is remarkable, even the most astonishing projects are a far cry from replicating human intelligence. Why is that? Well, for one, humans have yet to pin down their own intelligence. While work in AI may eventually point humans towards an answers to pressing questions regarding the nature of consciousness and matters of intelligence, at this present moment, the hard problem of consciousness is still that: a problem without a solution.

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Erica Kleinknecht

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Cognition & cognitive psychology

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Title
The Singularity Isn’t Nigh and Here’s Why
Author
Erica Kleinknecht
License
Primary Subject
Cognition & cognitive psychology
Additional Subject(s)
Artificial intelligence, Science: general issues
Publication Date
June 24, 2020