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AI 2041 : ten visions for our future / by Kai-Fu Lee and Chen Qiufan.

Lee, Kai-Fu, (author.). Chen, Qiufan, 1981- (author.).

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  • 3 of 6 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Morris Public Library.

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1 current hold with 6 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Morris Public Library 006.3 LEE (Text to phone) 33460145788862 Adult New Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 059323829X : HRD
  • ISBN: 9780593238295 : HRD
  • ISBN: 9780593238295
  • ISBN: 059323829X
  • Physical Description: xxiii, 450 pages ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Currency, [2021]

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Includes index.
Summary, etc.:
"In a groundbreaking blend of science and imagination, the former president of Google China and a leading writer of speculative fiction join forces to answer an urgent question: How will artificial intelligence change our world over the next twenty years? AI will be the defining issue of the twenty-first century, but many people know little about it apart from visions of dystopian robots or flying cars. Though the term has been around for half a century, it is only now, Kai-Fu Lee argues, that AI is poised to upend our society, just as the arrival of technologies like electricity and smart phones did before it. In the past five years, AI has shown it can learn games like chess in mere hours-and beat humans every time. AI has surpassed humans in speech and object recognition, even outperforming radiologists in diagnosing lung cancer. AI is at a tipping point. What comes next? Within two decades, aspects of daily life may be unrecognizable. Humankind needs to wake up to AI, both its pathways and perils. In this provocative work that juxtaposes speculative storytelling and science, Lee, one of the world's leading AI experts, has teamed up with celebrated novelist Chen Qiufan to reveal how AI will trickle down into every aspect of our world by 2041. In ten gripping short stories that crisscross the globe, coupled with incisive analysis, Lee and Chen explore AI's challenges and its potential"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Artificial intelligence in literature.
Artificial intelligence.

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