Deep Thinking: Where Machine Intelligence Ends And Human Creativity Begins by Garry KasparovDeep Thinking: Where Machine Intelligence Ends And Human Creativity Begins by Garry Kasparov

Deep Thinking: Where Machine Intelligence Ends And Human Creativity Begins

byGarry Kasparov

Hardcover | July 15, 2018

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Garry Kasparov's 1997 chess match against the IBM supercomputer Deep Blue was a watershed moment in the history of technology. It was the dawn of a new era in artificial intelligence: a machine capable of beating the reigning human champion at this most cerebral game.

That moment was more than a century in the making, and in this breakthrough book, Kasparov reveals his astonishing side of the story for the first time. He describes how it felt to strategize against an implacable, untiring opponent with the whole world watching, and recounts the history of machine intelligence through the microcosm of chess, considered by generations of scientific pioneers to be a key to unlocking the secrets of human and machine cognition. Kasparov uses his unrivaled experience to look into the future of intelligent machines and sees it bright with possibility. As many critics decry artificial intelligence as a menace, particularly to human jobs, Kasparov shows how humanity can rise to new heights with the help of our most extraordinary creations, rather than fear them. Deep Thinking is a tightly argued case for technological progress, from the man who stood at its precipice with his own career at stake.
Garry Kasparov is a business speaker, global human rights activist, author, and former world chess champion. His keynote lectures and seminars on strategic thinking, achieving peak performance, and tech innovation have been acclaimed in dozens of countries. A frequent contributor to the Wall Street Journal, he is the author of two book...
Title:Deep Thinking: Where Machine Intelligence Ends And Human Creativity BeginsFormat:HardcoverDimensions:304 pages, 9.62 × 6.38 × 1.12 inPublished:July 15, 2018Publisher:PublicaffairsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:161039786X

ISBN - 13:9781610397865

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Date published: 2017-07-01

Editorial Reviews

"Few people have a more interesting or illuminating perspective than Garry Kasparov. Deep Thinking is a provocative and fascinating read that will challenge the conventional wisdom about our future."-Bill McDermott, CEO of SAP