Jul 10 2017 The Human Army Using Phones to Teach AI to Drive #amazing #video via @wired
Relying on an army of amateurs might seem odd, but it remains the most efficient way of training AI. “It’s pretty much the only way,” says Premkumar Natarajan, who specializes in computer vision at the USC Information Sciences Institute.
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WHY THIS IS IMPORTANT
AI has huge potential but it appears that for now humans must teach machines. This article and the attached video both show what it takes to crowdsource that learning from thousand of individuals and their computer. Basically using the most basic human functions – vision and object recognition – to tell computers what they should see on an image.