Curious2018 pp 119-127 | Cite as

Vibrant Digital—A Personal Journey Navigating the Cognitive Era

  • Scott SpranglerEmail author


There has been a seismic shift in the last decade in how we think about what computers are able to do in our everyday lives. Many tasks that we thought only humans could perform, such as those requiring specialized knowledge, sophisticated judgment, and advanced reasoning, we now see computers taking on more and more. There are many underlying causes for this shift, but three primary advances are driving the revolution.


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  1. 1.IBMSan MartinUSA

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