The Best Artificial Intelligence Articles of 2017

POSTED BY   Michele Baker
23rd July 2017
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Welcome to our humungous list of the very best articles from the world of artificial intelligence for 2017. It’s been a great year for AI and machine learning this year, with so many cool developments (not to mention the distinctly weird ones). So, for when you’ve got some reading time (maybe on holiday?), here is an absolute bumper pack of the best AI articles of 2017 from across the web. We will also be adding to the list as time goes on, so be sure to keep checking back in coming weeks and months to get your fix!

 


 

 



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1. 4 Fears An AI De4 Fears An AI Developer Has About Artificial Intelligence (MarketWatch)veloper Has About Artificial Intelligence (MarketWatch)

 

 


Why Elon Musk Is Scared of Artificial Intelligence (Inc.)2. Why Elon Musk Is Scared of Artificial Intelligence (Inc.)

 


Fearing Robots? Goats Too Are Seen Coming After Humans' Jobs (Zawya)3. Fearing Robots? Goats Too Are Seen Coming After Humans’ Jobs (Zawya)

 

 


Robots Will Devour Jobs More Slowly Than You Think (MIT)4. Robots Will Devour Jobs More Slowly Than You Think (MIT)

 

 


More Economists Should Use Machine Learning To Do Their Jobs Better (QZ)5. More Economists Should Use Machine Learning To Do Their Jobs Better (QZ)

 

 


Machines Poised to Take Over 30% of Work at Banks, McKinsey Says (Bloomberg)6. Machines Poised to Take Over 30% of Work at Banks, McKinsey Says (Bloomberg)

 

 


Jefferies Gives IBM Watson A Wall Street Reality Check (TechCrunch)7. Jefferies Gives IBM Watson A Wall Street Reality Check (TechCrunch)

 

 


An AI Completed 360,000 Hours of Finance Work in Just Seconds (Futurism)8. An AI Completed 360,000 Hours of Finance Work in Just Seconds (Futurism)

 

 


Robotic Hogwash! Artificial Intelligence Will Not Take Over Wall Street (Wall Street Journal)9. Robotic Hogwash! Artificial Intelligence Will Not Take Over Wall Street (Wall Street Journal)

 

 


A Job Plan for Robots and Humans (MIT)10. A Job Plan for Robots and Humans (MIT)

 

 


The Rise of AI Makes Emotional Intelligence More Important (Harvard Business Review)11. The Rise of AI Makes Emotional Intelligence More Important (Harvard Business Review)

 

 


The Jobs That Artificial Intelligence Will Create (MIT)12. The Jobs That Artificial Intelligence Will Create (MIT)

 

 


A Basic Income Really Could End Poverty Forever (Vox)13. A Basic Income Really Could End Poverty Forever (Vox)

 

 


Cyborg Staff: Transhumanism In The Workplace (TDMB)14. Cyborg Staff: Transhumanism In The Workplace (TDMB)

 

 


Ray Kurzweil Explains How Humanity Can Stop Possible Robot Overlords (Inverse)15. Ray Kurzweil Explains How Humanity Can Stop Possible Robot Overlords (Inverse)


Elon Musk's Freak-out Over Killer Robots Distracts From Our Real AI Problems (Wired)16. Elon Musk’s Freak-out Over Killer Robots Distracts From Our Real AI Problems (Wired)


Elon Musk Is Wrong about Artificial Intelligence and the Precautionary Principle (Reason)17. Elon Musk Is Wrong about Artificial Intelligence and the Precautionary Principle (Reason)


A Son’s Race To Give His Dying Father Artificial Immortality (Wired)18. A Son’s Race To Give His Dying Father Artificial Immortality (Wired)


Deus Ex Machina: Artificial Intelligence And Religion (TDMB)19. Deus Ex Machina: Artificial Intelligence And Religion (TDMB)


 

We Just Created an Artificial Synapse That Can Learn Autonomously (Futurism)20. We Just Created an Artificial Synapse That Can Learn Autonomously (Futurism)

 


Nvidia CEO: Software Is Eating the World, but AI Is Going to Eat Software (MIT)21. Nvidia CEO: Software Is Eating the World, but AI Is Going to Eat Software (MIT)

 


How Artificial Intelligence Is Changing Healthcare (MMA)22. How Artificial Intelligence Is Changing Healthcare (MMA)

 


The Machines Are Getting Ready to Play Doctor (MIT)23. The Machines Are Getting Ready to Play Doctor (MIT)

 


AI In Marketing: Selling Through Robots (Medium)24. AI In Marketing: Selling Through Robots (Medium)

 


Improving Customer Experience With AI & Machine Learning (Salmon)25. Improving Customer Experience With AI & Machine Learning (Salmon)

 


Here are 50 Companies Leading the AI Revolution (Fortune)26. Here are 50 Companies Leading the AI Revolution (Fortune)

 


AI’s Big Leap To Tiny Devices Opens World Of Possibilities (Microsoft)27. AI’s Big Leap To Tiny Devices Opens World Of Possibilities (Microsoft)

 


Using GANS For Semi-Supervised Learning (Medium)28. Using GANS For Semi-Supervised Learning (Medium)

 


McKinsey's State Of Machine Learning And AI, 2017 (Forbes)29. McKinsey’s State Of Machine Learning And AI, 2017 (Forbes)

 


Mark Cuban Doesn’t Want To Be An Accountant (TDMB)30. Mark Cuban Doesn’t Want To Be An Accountant (TDMB)

 


Apple’s Privacy Pledge Complicates Its AI Push (Wired)31. Apple’s Privacy Pledge Complicates Its AI Push (Wired)

 


Artificial Intelligence Can Make America’s Public Sector Great Again (Recode)32. Artificial Intelligence Can Make America’s Public Sector Great Again (Recode)

 


China May Match Or Beat America In AI (The Economist)33. China May Match Or Beat America In AI (The Economist)

 


Beijing Wants A.I. to Be Made in China by 2030 (New York Times)34. Beijing Wants A.I. to Be Made in China by 2030 (New York Times)

 


Watch Artificial Intelligence Lose Its Mind While Watching Bob Ross (IFL Science)35. Watch Artificial Intelligence Lose Its Mind While Watching Bob Ross (IFL Science)

 


The Insane Inspirational Quotes Of Inspirobot (TDMB)36. The Insane Inspirational Quotes Of Inspirobot (TDMB)

 


Google’s AI Invents Sounds Humans Have Never Heard Before (Wired)37. Google’s AI Invents Sounds Humans Have Never Heard Before (Wired)

 


Google’s AI Guru Says That Great Artificial Intelligence Must Build on Neuroscience (MIT)38. Google’s AI Guru Says That Great Artificial Intelligence Must Build on Neuroscience (MIT)

 


Facebook Mind-reading: A Load Of Mumbo Jumbo? (TDMB)39. Facebook Mind-reading: A Load Of Mumbo Jumbo? (TDMB)

 


 


This Famous Roboticist Doesn’t Think Elon Musk Understands AI (TechCrunch)40. This Famous Roboticist Doesn’t Think Elon Musk Understands AI (TechCrunch)


Neuralink and the Brain’s Magical Future (Wait But Why)41. Neuralink and the Brain’s Magical Future (Wait But Why)


Neural Lacing: Do Not Go Gently Into That Good Night (TDMB)42. Neural Lacing: Do Not Go Gently Into That Good Night (TDMB)


Google's New AI Has Learned to Become "Highly Aggressive" in Stressful Situations (Science Alert)43. Google’s New AI Has Learned to Become “Highly Aggressive” in Stressful Situations (Science Alert)


AI: Evolution Versus Transcendence (TDMB)44. AI: Evolution Versus Transcendence (TDMB)


Teaching Machines to Understand Us (MIT)45. Teaching Machines to Understand Us (MIT)


The Rise of Artificial Intelligence and the Threat to our Human Rights (Rights Info)46. The Rise of Artificial Intelligence and the Threat to our Human Rights (Rights Info)


Elon Musk Wants AI Regulations (Focus Washington)47. Elon Musk Wants AI Regulations (Focus Washington)


European Commission Looks At EU-wide Civil Law Rules On Robotics And Artificial Intelligence (Jagshaw Baker)48. European Commission Looks At EU-wide Civil Law Rules On Robotics And Artificial Intelligence (Jagshaw Baker)


Artificial Intelligence and National Security (Belfer Centre)49. Artificial Intelligence and National Security (Belfer Centre)


‘Explainable Artificial Intelligence’: Cracking Open The Black Box Of AI (Computer World)50. ‘Explainable Artificial Intelligence’: Cracking Open The Black Box Of AI (Computer World)


Watch A Homemade Robot Crack A Safe In Just 15 Minutes (Wired)51. Watch A Homemade Robot Crack A Safe In Just 15 Minutes (Wired)


Please Prove You’re Not a Robot (New York Times)52. Please Prove You’re Not a Robot (New York Times)


Did the Oscars Just Prove That We Are Living in a Computer Simulation? (New Yorker)53. Did the Oscars Just Prove That We Are Living in a Computer Simulation? (New Yorker)


Netflix CEO: Our Future Audience May Be AI Lifeforms (USA Today)54. Netflix CEO: Our Future Audience May Be AI Lifeforms (USA Today)


Robots Need Love Too — Empathy Mapping for AI (UX Design)55. Robots Need Love Too — Empathy Mapping for AI (UX Design)


Faking Feelings: Haptic Technology & Simulated Sensation (TDMB)56. Faking Feelings: Haptic Technology & Simulated Sensation (TDMB)

 


Artificial Intelligence, As Artificial As We Think? (Huffington Post UK)57. Artificial Intelligence, As Artificial As We Think? (Huffington Post UK)


The Future of Artificial Intelligence: Why the Hype Has Outrun Reality (University of Pennsylvania)58. The Future of Artificial Intelligence: Why the Hype Has Outrun Reality (University of Pennsylvania)


Machine Learning Applied to Big Data, Explained (KD Nuggets)59. Machine Learning Applied to Big Data, Explained (KD Nuggets)


Quantum Computing Is Coming For Your Data (Wired)60. Quantum Computing Is Coming For Your Data (Wired)

 

 



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The Best Artificial Intelligence Articles of 2017

Michele Baker

Michele Baker is the Senior Content Strategist at TDMB. She began her journey into tech marketing via a Masters in Creative Writing, evolving from a prize-winning poet and short story writer to a futuristic content guru. Michele now writes endlessly about all aspects of technology, hosts the TDMB Presents… tech podcast, and speaks at numerous tech and marketing events.


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