Essay On Artificial Intelligence

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We, humans, have lots of fears about new discoveries we do not know or we cannot control at first. Prehistoric humans were afraid of fire, medieval humans were afraid of their own myths and legends, modern humans were afraid of fire guns and now, we are afraid of artificial intelligence. In this essay we are going to travel around this topic in order to understand it.

Artificial intelligence refers to the science of making intelligent machines, especially intelligent computer programs [1.1]. It is related to the task of using computers to understand human intelligence. In order to understand this, we must know that intelligence is the computational part of the ability to achieve any kind of goal. One of the main problem of this definition
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This science try to develop a living being intelligence that would be able to have feelings and to choose its own destiny. This topic is more related with topics as philosophy, ethics and biology. There are lots of discussions about the possibility the machines have of feeling like humans. “Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I 'm not sure about the universe.” ― Albert Einstein. As we can see, one of the most clever human of the history talks about the human stupidity. If machines are perfect and humans were stupid, there would not be any possibility for an artificial intelligence to feel like a human. However there are tons of scientist and philosophers talking about machines with human characteristics: “I wonder who had the first computer dream, where, and when? I wonder if computers ever dream of humans.” ― David Mitchell. The feelings of a machine is something we have not discovered yet, so in not strange if we find some disagreements in it definition or interpretation. This type of artificial intelligence is already in progress and we do not know if there will be a solid end for this problem.

Artificial intelligence, as every new invention, has its own advantages and disadvantages, benefits and risks. Artificial Intelligence exponentially growing in our everyday lives uses. It has being used in a variety of industries from gaming, medical diagnosis as well as finance, and quantum science
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