Artificial intelligence is really good at doing what we tell it to do. It can solve problems at lightning speed and find patterns in huge swathes of data, all at our command. But what if we didn't have to command it? What if AI was motivated to solve problems all on its own, just to sate its own curiosity? That's what many researchers are trying to make happen, and some are using something plenty familiar: 8-bit video games.
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Written by Ashley Hamer October 16, 2017
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