Amazon AI exec: 8 key challenges to AI’s global domination

Amazon, Google, Apple, and Facebook are rushing to build artificially intelligent smart systems to serve us, connect us, help us, and … increase their own profits.

(Of course, not necessarily in that order.)

But there are at least eight massive challenges to artificial intelligence — and most of them are not technological. Amazon’s director of cognitive interfaces for Amazon Web Services AI Pilar Manchón talked about them today at TechBeach Retreat in Jamaica.

Not surprisingly, many of them are about data and its uses.

“We all like having a real nice personal assistant that helps us,” Manchón said. “To do that we have to share huge amounts of private information.”

The eight core challenges are:

Get the full story in my post at Forbes …