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Deep: the Sound of the Times?

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Tom Friedman, writing in the New York Times, has nominated “deep” as the “It” word for 2019.

Deep as in deep learning, deep surveillance, deep data, deep artificial minds, deep neural networks, with a cameo appearance by DeepMind.

In his recent Opinion piece, Friedman reviews some of the dramatic technology shifts that have come into play since 2000. He surveys multiple ways those shifts increasingly put machines in pivotal roles in processes most of us still want to consider traditional, manual, human. ...

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