CMPS 002 - Computer Literacy
Prof. Paulo Franca
The Thinking Machine
What is the branch of Computer Sciences that tries to have the computer make "human-like" decisions?
Mind and Brain
Deciding ... it is a cup 10 minutes, but that was then when computers and software were much slower.
Why did people pour so much money in AI?
The Turing Test
Language can be difficult ...
Parking ... A and B permits required
AI was successful in specific universes. This is also know as Expert Systems.
The wrecked car with measles
People most likely understands what you DON'T say
Sometimes the issue is geographically dependent or culturally dependent
Some knowledge your are born with, some you learn
How did Doug Lenat think the CYC project would help computers to understand language?
What happened to Lincoln after he died?
Do humans have electrical parts?
Symbolic AI vs Neural Networks (connectionists)
Neural network have minimum programming, most knowledge is acquired through experimentation.
Neural network machines can learn what you don't think they are learning
How about people?
Expert systems successes:
Other (Hybrid) successes
Self driving automobile