Deadlines in AI, for those who are interested.
Debate on the notion of priors (i.e. domain-specific machinery) in AI
The AlphaGo documentary is out, and is getting people thinking about superhuman AI.
More on the AI “Gaydar”. It’s important to remember that there are many confounding factors in the data set they used, and the success of this network is not an indication that there are inherent physical differences between gay and straight people. Also, while noble in theory, I don’t think posting a preprint on arxiv is the most responsible way to sound the alarm about these kinds of detection algorithms…