Computers are incredibly fast, accurate and stupid

“Computers are incredibly fast, accurate and stupid;  humans are incredibly slow, inaccurate and brilliant; together they are powerful beyond imagination.”

This is really true. Recently, in class, we have been working on getting computers to find the answer that the human brain – which is inconceivably  good at finding patterns –  can find easily. It’s not so simple for the computers, nor is it easy for us to tell them how to do it efficiently.


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