AI Explained: Understanding the Basics of Artificial Intelligence

Many people have seen The Terminator and know what happens if you’re busy playing video games instead of preparing for SkyNet. That world’s artificial intelligence isn’t too far from what’s available today—but how, exactly, can AI be explained for everyone to understand? Let’s start with its history. In 1956, Marvin Minsky and John McCarthy, who coined the term AI, described […]