“Tonight I’m shaking my head over an article I’m reading. Facebook will eventually be an A.I. (Artificial Intelligence) in less than 10 years. Future robots will know every little detail about Facebook users. This A.I can currently recognize what is going on in pictures you post so it will be into Instagram too. Combine that with facial recognition and this is going to be one powerful A.I.”
The attached blurb is from the DailyMail. Read on and then follow the link to the article because there is plenty more information, including videos, documenting Facebook’s plans to use your Facebook postings to help develop an A.I. that will know everything about you.
Facebook is set to become a lot more intelligent – and could outperform humans within ten years, Mark Zuckerberg has claimed.
In an interview with Fast Company, the Facebook founder revealed the firm’s huge investment in artificial intelligence.
This, he hopes will allow it to do everything from organise diaries to recognise friends in pictures automatically.
The firm hopes to be able to take advantage of the vast amount of data people are producing every day.
‘There’s just going to be a lot more data generated about what’s happening in the world, and the conventional models and systems that we have today won’t scale,’ said Jay Parikh, Facebook’s VP of engineering.
One of our goals for the next five to 10 years,’ Zuckerberg told Fast Company, ‘is to basically get better than human level at all of the primary human senses: vision, hearing, language, general cognition.