See It Our Way

People use common sense? Could have fooled me. Anyhow, nothing could improve or fix that demonic paper clip.

AI Depends on Your Point of View
By Noah Shachtman

"Even the dumbest people can look at a situation from several different angles. But that's still a problem for the smartest of computer systems.The Real-World Reasoning project, a Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency program, is designed to get computers to start examining situations in more than one way. It's part of a larger effort, spearheaded by the Agency's Information Processing Technology Office, or IPTO, to move toward machines that can think for themselves. "