Your computer or cell phone talks back to you on a regular basis. Some in China, have friendships with an ap. And you can’t even tell it’s a computer. That’s happening?
In the past five years, computer learning has taken a seismic step, called Deep Learning. What it is simply put is instead of programming a computer to understand what all of its input means - weather that recognizing a human voice, or a picture of something - the computer has been taught how to learn. Think of it as now the computer knows how to write its own code. And this, has been a game changer.