Skynet became self-aware on Dec 28, 2016……..

January 9, 2017 Alison Bell 1

The mind-blowing AI announcement from Google that you probably missed. …And then in September Google gave their translation tool a new engine: the Google Neural Machine Translation system (GNMT). The new engine comes fully loaded with all the hot 2016 buzzwords, like neural network and machine learning. The short version is that Google Translate got smart. It developed the ability to learn from the people who used it. It learnt how to make educated guesses about the content, tone and meaning of phrases based on the context of other words and phrases around them. And — here’s the bit that should make your [-MORE-]