Artificial Intelligence

How close are we to general AI?

Most AI researchers I know are addicted to Westworld. Here’s why: it’s a representation of how far technology could go, while staying within the realm of plausible reality. The seamless interaction between humans and AI portrayed by HBO is something myself and other AI researchers strive to achieve. When Logan Delos (a potential investor) meets a room full of Hosts (what Westworld calls robots) and doesn’t realize it until he’s told, his expression is one of amazement and wonder.

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