Artificial intelligence (AI) is the intelligence exhibited by machines or software. The study and design of intelligent agents, in which an intelligent agent is a system that perceives its environment and takes actions that maximize its chances of success. (Wiki)
John McCarthy, who created the term “artificial intelligence” in 1955, defines it as “the science and engineering of making intelligent machines”.
Marvin Lee Minsky (http://web.media.mit.edu/~minsky/), co-founder of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s AI laboratory (Project MAC, CSAIL), and author of several texts on AI and philosophy.
Perceptrons: an introduction to computational geometry – the foundational work in the analysis of artificial neural networks. (Perceptrons is now more a historical than practical book).
Society of Mind – theory of natural intelligence build from the agents.
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SAIL – Stanford Artificial Intelligence Laboratory.
Fei-Fei Li – the director of the Stanford Artificial Intelligence Lab (SAIL).
Superintelligence (hyperintelligence) is an agent that possesses intelligence surpassing the brightest and most gifted human minds.
https://re-work.co/events/machine-intelligence-berlin-2016?utm_content=buffer097b4&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer (Machine Intelligence Summit 29 – 30 June 2016)
Serkan Piantino, an engineering director in Facebook’s AI Research group (FAIR)