“It’s perfectly possible for a special token to mean a very complicated thought,” says Batra.
But software, allowed to freely learn how to communicate with other software, could generate its own shorthands for us.
But then researchers realized they’d made a mistake in programming..
As these two agents competed to get the best deal–a very effective bit of AI vs.
The way I think about it is with algebra: If A B = C, the “A” could encapsulate almost anything.
But to a computer, what “A” can mean is so much bigger than what that “A” can mean to a person, because computers have no outright limit on processing power.