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Machine Learning

Turing had the idea that to get a real AI, you'd have to build a system that learned. You'd build a child, and it would learn to be an intelligent adult.

Bill Gates said that AI is now called Machine Learning (in about 2007). I don't agree, but it states the importance of Machine Learning in AI.

Big data is big. Google is built on it. More and more, machine learning systems play a part in industry. (There are a lot of jobs in it.)

The idea is that a system learns to do a task. This can be supervised, unsupervised, or some place in between.