João Graça is the Co-Founder & CTO of Unbabel.
Try to remember Facebook’s automated individual assistant, M, that was unveiled in a bid to compete with Alexa and Siri? Immediately after a series of embarrassing mishaps thanks to improperly educated algorithms, Facebook abruptly pulled the plug. They weren’t by yourself chatbots are notorious for placing their metaphorical toes in their mouths.
Though these debacles are difficult to watch, the fundamental problem is not artificial intelligence (AI) by itself. AI succeeds when underpinned with seem method and properly-properly trained models. In truth, I’d argue AI is a technological know-how