MIT has created a new AI that we sincerely hope never escapes into the wild because this IS how you get Skynet. This AI is called Norman and it is a psychopath. How did Norman turn into a psycho? All the image
The goal with Norman was to prove that when people say that an AI can be biased and unfair, the fault isn’t the algorithm but the biased data that the algorithm consumes. When an AI algorithm is trained as Norman was, it sees what MIT says are “sick” things in an image. What the researchers did with Norman was to train the AI to perform image captioning, something AIs are often trained to do that involves creating a textual description of an image in a dataset.
After Normal was trained with these
On the inkblot pictured above, the non-psycho AI sees a “group of birds sitting on top of a tree branch” nutty