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Magical thinking about machine learning wont bring the reality of AI any closer | John Naughton

Unchecked flaws in algorithms, and even the technology itself, should put a brake on the escalating use of big data Any sufficiently advanced technology, wrote the sci-fi eminence grise Arthur C Clarke, is indistinguishable from magic. This quotation, endlessly recycled by tech boosters, is possibly the most pernicious utterance Clarke ever made because it encourages Read more »