Five Myths About A.I.

Even when he’s not on the show with us, futurist Thomas Frey provides us with lots of interesting subject matter for discussion. His folks at Impact Labs have published an interesting essay on Five Myths of Artificial Intelligence.

But wait: how many of these are actually myths? Let’s discuss.

Myth No. 1
You can differentiate between a machine and a human.

Myth No. 2
The U.S. is falling behind in the race for AI breakthroughs.

Myth No. 3
AI will automate the economy and put people out of work.

Myth No. 4
AI can remove human bias from decision-making.

Myth No. 5
Artificial intelligence is a threat to mankind.

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