API’s and AI Self-Driving Cars – AI Trends

By Lance Eliot, the AI Trends Insider API’s have become the darling of the high-tech software world. There are conferences devoted to the topic of API’s. Non-tech business-oriented magazines and journals gush about the importance of API’s. Anyone that makes a software package nowadays is…

Egocentric Design and AI Self-Driving Cars – AI Trends

By Lance Eliot, the AI Trends Insider You might find of interest the social psychology aspect known as the actor-observer effect. Before I explain what it is, allow me to provide you with a small story of something that happened the other day. I was…

Reverse Engineering and AI Self-Driving Cars – AI Trends

By Lance Eliot, the AI Trends Insider At an annual auto show there was a Tesla Model 3 chassis shown on the convention floor, being displayed by a company other than Tesla. Notice that I said it was just the chassis, and not the entire…

Singularity and AI Self-Driving Cars – AI Trends

By Lance Eliot, the AI Trends Insider AI of today is considered narrow, brittle, and not at all near to what any of us might reasonably agree is a true sense of intelligence. Today’s AI is exciting and helping to advance the role and capabilities…

Addicted to AI Self-Driving Cars – AI Trends

By Lance Eliot, the AI Trends Insider The United Nations has now declared officially that video gaming can be an addiction. Indeed, video gaming addiction will now be listed in the International Classification of Diseases by the World Health Organization (WHO). It’s been a long…

Ultrasonic Harm and AI Self-Driving Cars – AI Trends

By Lance Eliot, the AI Trends Insider The law of unintended consequences is going to impact AI self-driving cars. You can bet on it. Actually, as a society, we’re likely mainly interested in the “adverse” unintended consequences side of that natural law, since there are…

Freezing Robot Problem and AI Self-Driving Cars – AI Trends

By Lance Eliot, the AI Trends Insider There were two human chess masters playing a chess game the other day. It was a timed game. Each had no more than five minutes to make their move on the chessboard. After making a move, the player…

Irreproducibility and AI Self-Driving Cars – AI Trends

By Lance Eliot, the AI Trends Insider One of the most vital tenets of science consists of the principle of reproducibility. When a scientific result is reported, how do we know that it is something generalizable and not just a happenstance, one-time fluke or possibly…