Josh and Braeden sat down with Nick Frosst from Google to talk about some general ideas around machine learning, artificial intelligence, and neural networks to gain a perspective on the topics. We talk about ideas, philosophies and processes around the ideas of A.I.
Nick Frosst is a computer scientist and AI enthusiast. He currently works at Google in machine learning. He has research work in several subfields of AI including computational biology, computational vision and deep learning. He co-founded Delph[eye] and has guest lectured at both U of T and Ryerson University.
He also plays in a band called Good Kid.
SHOW NOTES AND LINKS
6:47: The mechanical Turk (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Turk)
8:50: A.I Revolution article (http://waitbutwhy.com/2015/01/artificial-intelligence-revolution-1.html)
10:15: Alpha Go (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/AlphaGo)
10:48: Watson Jeopardy (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Watson_%28computer%29)
26:45: Neural Networks (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Biological_neural_network)
26:55: Squid Intelligence (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cephalopod_intelligence)
34:27: Emotional Intelligence (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emotional_intelligence)
37:55: the Wake-Sleep Algorithm (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wake-sleep_algorithm)