Don’t panic – the debating robots aren’t coming for our jobs, yet
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An AI machine has made some coherent arguments – that doesn’t mean IBM’s Project Debater would be any good in a boardroom

Here is a question you can bring up under Any Other Business at your next meeting: would all this be going better if the robots were in charge?

To listen to the claims of some “artificial intelligence” evangelists, the answer to that question might be yes. In California IBM’s Project Debater machine has just achieved an honourable draw in debates with two actual human beings....


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