Kristian Barnes
Mar 21, 2017

Is creativity AI’s final frontier?

All signs point to AI systems having the ability to be creative. Will they augment us, or replace us?

Kristian Barnes

A very scary event happened in 2016besides Donald Trump being appointed President and my 14-year-old son’s growth spurt resulting in him being taller than his mother.

The scary moment I'm talking about was when an AI demonstrated that it could be truly creative and could do something which human observers described as “unexpected, brilliant and creative”.

It happened during a game of 'go', when Google DeepMind’s AI AlphaGO played...

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