Yahoo to Release 13.5 TB of Anonymized User Data for Machine Learning Scientists

Artificial intelligence is nothing new; or, rather, the idea is nothing new. When machine automation began to take over in factories and other job sites across the world—which only happened in the last 100 years or so—it was not only revelatory. It was also a bit terrifying. After all, artificial intelligence will always bear the threat of replacing human intelligence. But machine learning—which is basically the precursor to artificial intelligence—has become one of the most important advancements in modern society. We already know that machines improve efficiency in the work place and that digital technology has truly helped to streamline many tasks in the home. “Machine learning” is the term which refers a particular class of programs designed to learn and improve their ability to solve problems over a length…


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