Archive for November, 2007

Artificial Artificial Intelligence

Tuesday, November 6th, 2007

Here is a Cool new idea. I find the name a bit unpolitically correct but ….
“For software developers, the Amazon Mechanical Turk web service solves the problem of building applications that until now have not worked well because they lack human intelligence. Humans are much more effective than computers at solving some types of problems, like finding specific objects in pictures, evaluating beauty, or translating text. The Amazon Mechanical Turk web service gives developers a programmable interface to a network of humans to solve these kinds of problems and incorporate this human intelligence into their applications.”