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What is Artificial Intelligence?

Artificial Intelligence is the design of intelligence in an artificial device. ‘Artificial Intelligence ‘ is the term coined by McCarthy in 1956.

Refer Forbes Article for AI History

AI Timeline , Source: Forbes

AI is the study of how human brain thinks, learn, decide, and work, when it tries to solve problems. AI presents new opportunities to supplement and complement human intelligence to enrich the life of people.

The aim of AI is to improve computer functions which are related to human knowledge, for example, reasoning, learning, and problem-solving.

The term of AI is made of two words:

Intelligence is intangible, it can’t be touched. It comprises of Reasoning, Learning, Problem Solving, Perception, Linguistic Intelligence.

The basic objective of AI (also called heuristic programming, machine intelligence, or the simulation of cognitive behaviour) is to enable computers to perform such intellectual tasks as decision making, problem solving, perception, understanding human communication (in any language, and translate among them).

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