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Want to learn more about artificial intelligence? Check out these resources and continue the conversation.

Books

AI and Employment

* Martin Ford.  Rise of the Robots: Technology and the Threat of a Jobless Future. 2016.

Jerry Kaplan.  Humans Need Not Apply: A Guide to Wealth and Work in the Age of Artificial Intelligence. 2016.

AI Technology

* Pedro Domingas.  The Master Algorithm: How the Quest for the Ultimate Learning Machine Will Remake Our World.  2015.

AI and the Singularity

Nick Bostrom.  Superintelligence: Paths, Dangers, Strategies. 2016.

* Yuval Noah Harari. Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow. 2017.

* Ray Kurzweil. The Singularity Is Near: When Humans Transcend Biology. 2006.

* These books are available at New Hanover County Libraries.


Online Resources

AI and Employment

Nick Heath:  Why AI could destroy more jobs than it creates, and how to save them

Barb Darrow:  How Artificial Intelligence Will Kill Some Jobs But Create Others

Kevin Maney:  How Artificial Intelligence and Robots Will Radically Transform the Economy

Davey Alba:  Only Amazon Could Make a Checkout-Free Grocery Store a Reality

AI Technology

Science Daily:  Artificial Intelligence News

Danielle Muoio:  7 self-driving car milestones to look out for in 2017

Fred Lambert:  Tesla Gigafactory: a look at the robots and ‘machine building the machine’ at the battery factory

Cade Metz:  Google’s Go-Playing Machine Opens the Door to Robots that Learn

 

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