As machine learning and artificial intelligence become more pervasive and influential, it’s crucial to understand the potential and the reality of these technologies.
That’s particularly true as algorithms come to play a central role in war, criminal justice, and labor markets.
Then they allowed bots to use trial and error—in the form of a technique called reinforcement learning, which helped Google’s Go bot Alpha Go defeat champion players—to hone their tactics.
When two bots using reinforcement learning played each other, they stopped using recognizable sentences.
Ive lived on the east coast for the better part of the past 10 years.