Artificial Intelligence: Realizing the Ultimate Promises of Computing

David L. Waltz

Abstract


Artificial intelligence (AI) is the key technology in many of today's novel applications, ranging from banking systems that detect attempted credit card fraud, to telephone systems that understand speech, to software systems that notice when you're having problems and offer appropriate advice. These technologies would not exist today without the sustained federal support of fundamental AI research over the past three decades.

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1609/aimag.v18i3.1305

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