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Deep-Learning Hype Is Evaporating


A researcher in artificial intelligence has collected some leading indicators of a decline in the use of deep-learning systems and in the irrational exuberance of potential consumers.

“AI Winter Is Well on Its Way”
Filip Piękniewski, Piekniewski's Blog, May 29, 2018

Update (2018-05-30⊺10:54:47-05:00): Piękniewski cites this paper, which gives a much more specific and detailed account of the weakness and limitations of deep learning.

“Deep Learning: A Critical Appraisal”
Gary Marcus, arXiv, January 2018

#artificial-intelligence #deep-learning #hype

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created June 1, 2014 · last revised December 10, 2018