New AI Program Tested by Reading Harry Potter

James Phelps Guides Ultimate Potter Fan’s Tour by Ani Bundel Machine learning company Maluuba uses Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone to see what the program learned. Artificial intelligence has come a long way, but it’s still a work in progress. We can find instances of AI from video games to robots, the goal being to mimic the human mind. One Canadian company, Maluuba, is working on a algorithm that will read texts to see if the program can understand what was read. Their goal is “building systems that replicate how human beings learn to read, understand, and reason using state-of-the-art deep learning techniques.” Hey, maybe we can finally know what is in the Terms and Conditions we always pass over. Though the software is meant to scan through such long and boring texts…


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