If you’re worried about Artificial Intelligence taking over, you’re too late. That smartphone in your pocket? AI. That time-sucking social media app? Yup, AI. That cyborg currently protecting you so you can one day lead a human resistance against the machines? He’s AI ,too.
You see, AI is everywhere, and not just for trite search engine shortcuts to find the best sushi-taco fusion joint or a personnel assistant to order more laundry detergent. No judgement if that’s how you want to use it, but we thought you should know it can be used for so much more, especially in industry, from making sense of Big Data to managing critical assets . So here’s AI’s ancient origin story, and how ideas conjured millennia ago are finally paying off and taking over the work we can’t—or don’t want to—do.
And to see what one of manufacturing’s most powerful AI tools, Watson, can do, check out IBM’s Model Factory simulation HERE.