Turing tests and Turing talks

IBM 'Project Debater' and Harish Natarajan live event at Think 2019 | Analytics Engines

It’s been a big week for artificial intelligence. On Tuesday, an AI system competed with champion debater Harish Natarajan at Think 2019 in San Francisco. The resolution for discussion? ‘We should subsidise preschool.’ The following 56 minutes of live debate was pretty extraordinary. ‘Project Debater’ made a moral and political argument for subsidising preschools. “I […]