Alibaba’s AI predicts 100% of winners in Chinese singing contest

Image credit: Weibo. Friday night was a big moment for Alibaba, when the company’s artificial intelligence made its public debut. It wasn’t at a university or a tech conference – it was as the super-judge on the popular Chinese reality singing show I’m a Singer. Based on analyses of social media chatter, song popularity, the singers’ abilities, and more, the AI – named Ai – was able to accurately predict all of the show’s finalists and the grand winner. A whole new board game “We are very pleased with the Ai’s performance in achieving 100 percent accuracy in predicting the I’m a Singer competition’s results,” Dr. Min Wanli, Alibaba Cloud’s chief scientist for artificial intelligence, said in a statement following the show. Before working on Ai, Dr. Min was part…


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