Microsoft’s New AI Mistakenly Identifies Photos, Ignores Hitler – Slashdot

Microsoft’s newest online AI, CaptionBot, tries to identify what’s in an uploaded photo, using two recognition APIs recently released by Microsoft Cognitive Services for app developers– “Computer Vision” and “Emotion”. But while Microsoft brags that their AI “can understand thousands of objects, as well as the relationships between them,” bloggers are also sharing funny examples of CaptionBot’s many mistakes. While it correctly identified Bea Arthur, Ozzy Osbourne and Joan Jett, and a movie poster with Arn

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