Top Artificial Intelligence books recommended by experts

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Fundamentals of Artificial Intelligence

Understanding the concepts of Artificial Intelligence starts with understanding the fundamentals. On your way to mastery, it's crucial for you to understand how certain concepts were derived, and why things work like they do. Starting with these resources is the best way to do so.

The Singularity Is Near

The Singularity Is Near

The Singularity Is Near' by Ray Kurzweil predicts that exponential growth of technology will result in a singularity, where humans merge with machines to become super intelligent beings. It raises ethical and social implications.

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Human Compatible

Human Compatible

Human Compatible: Artificial Intelligence and the Problem of Control is a 2019 non-fiction book by computer scientist Stuart J. Russell. It asserts that the risk to humanity from advanced artificial intelligence is a serious concern despite the uncertainty surrounding future progress in AI.

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Deep Learning

Deep Learning

At 100 pages (or a little more), the book is short enough to read in a single sitting. Yet, despite its length, it covers all the major machine learning approaches, ranging from classical linear and logistic regression, through to modern support vector machines, deep learning, boosting, and random forests.

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AI 2041: Ten Visions for Our Future

AI 2041: Ten Visions for Our Future

What is AI 2041 about? AI 2041 (2021) is a provocative work of speculative fiction with analysis that explores the ways in which AI will shake up our world over the next twenty years. We're just at the beginning of the technological revolution that AI will bring.

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Artificial Intelligence for Humans, Volume 1: Fundamental Algorithms

Artificial Intelligence for Humans, Volume 1: Fundamental Algorithms

The book explains all algorithms using actual numeric calculations that you can perform yourself. Artificial Intelligence for Humans is a book series meant to teach AI to those without an extensive mathematical background. The reader needs only a knowledge of basic college algebra or computer programming—anything more complicated than that is thoroughly explained. Every chapter also includes a programming example. Examples are currently provided in Java, C#, R, Python and C. Other languages planned.

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Applied Artificial Intelligence: A Handbook For Business Leaders

Applied Artificial Intelligence: A Handbook For Business Leaders

Applied Artificial Intelligence is a practical guide for business leaders who are passionate about leveraging machine intelligence to enhance the productivity of their organizations and the quality of life in their communities.

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