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The sentient machine : the coming age of artificial intelligence / Amir Husain.

Husain, Amir (Businessman), (author.). Work, Robert O., (author of introduction, etc.).

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Summary:

Explores universal questions about humanity's capacity for living and thriving in the coming age of sentient machines and AI, examining debates from opposing perspectives while discussing emerging intellectual diversity and its potential role in enabling a positive life.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Baker County Library 006.3 .H968s 2018 (Text) 37814003302362 NON-FICTION - NEW Book System_Only_3months 08/21/2020 Available -
Hermiston Public Library 303.483 HUS (Text) 37838000459495 Adult Non-Fiction Book Branch_Only_3months 03/02/2019 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781501144684
  • ISBN: 1501144685
  • Physical Description: xii, 226 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First Scribner paperback edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Scribner, 2018.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"With a new foreword by Deputy Secretary of Defense Robert O. Work." --Cover.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 200-216) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Foreword by Robert O. Work -- Prologue : A boy's discovery -- Part I. What is AI? -- Part II. Today and tomorrow : The emerging internet of things -- Healthcare -- Security in the cyber age -- Warfare and AI -- Financial markets -- Cognitive spaces -- Mind hacking -- Part III. The future : The missing block ... -- Decoupling work and purpose -- The pursuit of knowledge -- Genesis AI -- Epilogue : And what of humanity?
Summary, etc.:
Explores universal questions about humanity's capacity for living and thriving in the coming age of sentient machines and AI, examining debates from opposing perspectives while discussing emerging intellectual diversity and its potential role in enabling a positive life.
Subject: Artificial intelligence > Social aspects.
Artificial intelligence > Forecasting.
Human-computer interaction.

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