Facebook’s chief AI scientist Yann LeCun
“The International Data Corporation indicates global spending on AI systems is expected to hit $US77.6 billion in 2022, more than tripling the $US24 billion forecast for 2018.
A key element in advancing the field of artificial intelligence, particularly when it comes to deep learning, will be ensuring that there’s hardware capable of supporting it.
- Machines have to get much better at power consumption in order for AI to improve.
- We’ll continue seeing AI advancements in smartphones in the near term before improvements appear elsewhere.
- Giving machines “common sense” will be a big focus for AI research in the next decade.”