Tuesday, September 29, 2009

Artificial Intelligence: Advantages and Disadvantages

Artificial Intelligence is computer programs that can engage in human-like reasoning. Advantages and disadvantages of AI are listed below. Please comment based on your opinion and/or experience with AI.

Advantages of Artificial Intelligence
  • Can take on stressful and complex work that humans may struggle/can not do.
  • Can complete task faster than a human can most likely
  • To discover unexplored things. i.e. outer space
  • Less errors and defects
  • Function is infinite

Disadvantages of Artificial Intelligence
  • Lacks the "human touch"
  • Has the ability to replace human jobs
  • Can malfunction and do the opposite of what they are programmed to do
  • Can be misused leading to mass scale destruction
  • May corrupt younger generation


  1. thank so much have gotten what i

  2. What is the meaning of Artificial intelligence and this is use for what?

    1. AI is the ability of computer to act like human being....mostly use in military defence act like a robots for navigate the syestem /location.

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  4. What is the wisdom of AI technology

  5. I am writing a chapter on AI in Libraries for my book on Emerging Library Technologies: It’s Not Just for Geeks. Would you please elaborate on your bullet point that AI may corrupt younger generations? Thank you so much and have a great day!



Please add to advantages and disadvantages of this technology. Also, please share your experience with the technology.