The incredible inventions of intuitive AI | Maurice Conti

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What do you get when you give a design tool a digital nervous system? Computers that improve our ability to think and imagine, and robotic systems that come up with (and build) radical new designs for bridges, cars, drones and much more -- all by themselves. Take a tour of the Augmented Age with futurist Maurice Conti and preview a time when robots and humans will work side-by-side to accomplish things neither could do alone.

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  1. Herbert Bell
    Herbert Bell
    преди 3 дни

    So far I'm not enjoying the "autonomy" I have turn signals in my truck that keep blinking after I turn the switch off. I have headlights in that same truck that refuse to turn off when I turn the switch off. What we're making are machines that second guess us and that's not what tools are supposed to do. I do not want a machine that argues with me when I tell it to do something. I want that machine to do what I say when I say it. In the past when a machine failed to do that the word we used to describe it was broken. That meant a linking rod had come loose or a set screw had backed off or a wire had corroded. That's not what's happening now but the end result is the same as if it were. I don't want my machines doing what the designer wants I want them doing what I want that is why I paid money for them in the fist place.

  2. kenneth tape
    kenneth tape
    преди 3 дни

    To paraphrase, `what a wonderful world‘ !

  3. Thomas Hockman
    Thomas Hockman
    преди 3 дни

    That bulkhead would be much heavier, as it is a truss design, not a stressed skin design. So how is it better? Salesman: "Computer, design a bulkhead." Computer: "Done." Salesman: "Is your bulkhead better"? Computer: "Yes." Salesman: "Amazing"! Computer programmer: "I can make it say anything. Now pay me."

  4. riceman1230
    преди 3 дни

    Whatever can be used for evil, WILL be used for evil.

  5. Alexander Schumacher
    Alexander Schumacher
    преди 4 дни

    Praise the Omnisiah.

  6. Jeff G
    Jeff G
    преди 5 дни

    Please, for me, create an AI designed acoustic-electric guitar !!,!!

  7. Robert L
    Robert L
    преди 5 дни

    As usual fearmongerers spread their Luddite ways in the comments 🙄. Calm down Karens, the terminator and matrix movies won't happen.

  8. camryh salem
    camryh salem
    преди 6 дни

    Designed by computer this was 4 years ago.

  9. Holeshot Hunter
    Holeshot Hunter
    преди 7 дни

    2 years later, and I HATE AI which where I interact with it (on the phone) AI is horrible, aggravating, and something I will deal with as little as is possible. We're going to move into a robot controlled life. Arggh!

  10. Zhen Chen
    Zhen Chen
    преди 7 дни

    For my understanding, its' like dogs our best friends and in the future the robots our best friends. ^_^

  11. Nick Cools
    Nick Cools
    преди 8 дни

    Al good and wel...very interesting. But what about jobs? People apparently NEED jobs to survive. We all know it shouldn't be the case anymore...but still, it is... The only people he speaks of, are people like designers, architects and engineers. But I hear nothing about manual labor. Is everyone going to be a designer/architect/engineer?

  12. Enth°
    преди 9 дни


  13. Art n Codes
    Art n Codes
    преди 11 дни

    the real true AI robot is asking about anything then remembering, rather than programmed first then answer everything

  14. Slickboot21
    преди 12 дни

    We attempted Barbie and ended up with Chucky.

  15. Slickboot21
    преди 12 дни

    The computer says, "Climate change is an aspect of nature, with circumstances beyond human cause and effect interference."

  16. Drampa Dreg
    Drampa Dreg
    преди 13 дни

    To say it comes up with something we never would have thought about is only speculation. To say if we invested more into ourselves and less into technology we may evolve to be much better than we will heading down this path. All of this wonderful technology is based on pure greed. I watch people walk into traffic all the time, some get hit staring at their phone. IN the real world but not really, and designed to simulate serotonin and other chemicals and sent them to pleasure centres making them addictive to the point where we now have digital rehab. It's like the bloody matrix, everyone is sleeping but happy for no real reason.

  17. Tesselator Tesselator
    Tesselator Tesselator
    преди 13 дни

    Oh, Satan does a Ted Talk....

  18. Justin Dougherty
    Justin Dougherty
    преди 13 дни

    Well then no one could be more qualified for a job then someone that can just talk or think.

  19. Matthew Kierstead
    Matthew Kierstead
    преди 14 дни

    For once I would like to hear a TED talk without this whole evolution business. There is nothing scientific about it. It's called the theory of evolution for a reason, because there is zero evidence that it happened. It is as much a religion relying on faith as is the belief in God as the Creator. It actually requires more faith, as we have evidence that the supernatural exists and even historical documents written by men who, as well as a whole nation of people, actually heard God speaking to them and saw manifestations of His presence. The same can not be said for evolution. Something doesn't come from nothing without an outside catalyst. (God) Life doesn't come from non-life. There should be millions of skeletons of part way evolved creatures, missing links, for every skelton of perfectly formed creature that does exist. Yet, we don't have a single one. Not a single one. Then there's irreducible complexity. Virtually every single cell of the human body needs oxygen, nutrients, and the blood that transports it there. That means lungs, a stomach, a heart, and a nervous system to control it all. They couldn't evolve over millions of years, one at a time. They all have to exist simultaneously and instantaneously for every cell in the body to live. The theory of evolution is a lie designed to get people to forget about God. And this fighting climate change bit is just propaganda as well. Climate change does exist. The Bible says that the earth will wear out like a garment and that disasters will become more and more frequent. But that being said, there is absolutely nothing we can do to stop it, nor will it destroy this planet. The Bible says that the earth will be destroyed by God, sometime between Jesus's second coming and when He remakes the earth new again. It does not get destroyed by climate change because this earth is not going to last long enough. We need to stop worrying about this world and start worrying about getting right with God so we will live for eternity on the next one. Jesus loves you. He died for you. And He is coming back very soon! Bible prophecy is unfolding just the way it said it would, and it shows us to be in the final years of earth's history!

  20. kujaz2
    преди 14 дни

    While I can see the acceleration in technology happening, I disagree with about 50% of the predicted consequences.

  21. Bhuwan Gurung
    Bhuwan Gurung
    преди 17 дни


  22. Thomas Klugh
    Thomas Klugh
    преди 18 дни

    Next generation scenerio: The computer "realizes" it doesn't need humans to tell it to be generative, and SkyNet wakes up.

  23. Joseph Shannon
    Joseph Shannon
    преди 19 дни

    More beauty? People... if and when u plug into the sustem they are building for u remember... an eternity on feeling as if you were on fire would not be a good thing... would it? With these new toys... anything is possible. Anything. Good, or bad. Do not accept the mark of the beast. It is right around the corner kids.

  24. iampolaris1069
    преди 19 дни

    You can keep your AI.. AI cant be Newton, Ai cant be a schauberger, AI cant be a Da Vinci. AI Cant Be a Mayer.. AI can only take what is given or asked. AI cant tell you what material to use, it builds out of the material you tell it.. and in the END, Depending on AI to do FOR you instead of understanding and controlling what you produce, Leads to Incapability to sustain yourself when the power goes out. Lastly.. Its funny how CLIMATE change is what they are calling it NOW, when a few years ago it was Global Warming, and 10 years before that it was Global cooling.. News Flash, theres this thing called the SUN, It has Cycles and it effects our climate, and so do these things called Volcanos.. and The Same entities that tell you that Cow Farts and PEOPLE being alive are threatening the environment and need to be reduced to Zero in their equations, Are the Same people Spraying aeresolised Metals into our atmosphere and flying all over the place in their massive personal jets andtelling you to plow under your fields and pour out your oil onto the roads or theyll cut off your subsidies..

    1. AV System
      AV System
      преди 14 часа

      Feel better after that ignorant rant? Yes, the earth's climate naturally changes dramatically over time but not in the space of a few hundred years as it now is. Modern human civilization was not around to be affected by past climate events over the millennia. The current climate crises is unequivocally caused by human caused emissions of carbon into the atmosphere. Since you don't appear to either believe in or comprehend science I can only assume you are trolling by posting in this comment section. You should have thrown in a few Bible verses for good measure.

  25. коля чернов
    коля чернов
    преди 20 дни

    if you building new gen ai in few second decades you basicly need urge button for president to turn off electricity also for the sake of Elon Musk calm

  26. Kasra Torabi
    Kasra Torabi
    преди 20 дни

    This video is only 15:24 long but somehow ends at 19:84.

  27. P L
    P L
    преди 21 ден

    Had me until climate change.

  28. Naidu VGA
    Naidu VGA
    преди 21 ден

    artificial !? more like superficial intelligence. we live in very highly presumptuous times. we presume our god of science has broken natures codes and we can make it real. hope we learn better from this pandemic before it ends. rather than to hav extended further and have to retell these moments again.

  29. k4vud
    преди 22 дни

    Art Bell old pal, Dr. Charles Henry Harpole new book theme is "Do I need worry now?" title "UFOs Now !!!" get it!

  30. Ale. G.
    Ale. G.
    преди 23 дни

    Though, I would like to say, you saying yourself that computers can only come up with "their own solutions" is a negative reinforcement towards human developments. Talk to an artist... They might have the solution...

  31. ALX Entourage
    ALX Entourage
    преди 23 дни

    Imagine if this is applied to war, retail, nature resilience, harvesting benefits of psychedelics, etc...

  32. Rebel1280
    преди 25 дни

    On the surface, this is great but dig deeper and it starts to get really dark real fast.

  33. Mike Martin
    Mike Martin
    преди 25 дни

    And the augmented age will last a couple years

  34. Patriot III
    Patriot III
    преди 26 дни

    At some point there's a correlational paradigm when A-I sees all things man has done negative an answers with one solution ''Mankind must be destroyed'' This was rightfully predicted by Isaac Asimov

  35. Tim Harbert
    Tim Harbert
    преди 26 дни

    One person's 'nervous system' is another's 'surveillance system.' Most Barbie's are lonely cause most kids are over toyed.

  36. Tim Harbert
    Tim Harbert
    преди 26 дни

    in other words, faster 'books'.

  37. sunshinelizard1
    преди 27 дни

    Oh, Do you mean we might be able to eliminate marketing lies?

  38. Jason W.
    Jason W.
    преди 27 дни

    Gonna get us all!

  39. karthikeyan. R
    karthikeyan. R
    преди 27 дни

    This video will be played a 1000 years after when this is taken over by AI

  40. karthikeyan. R
    karthikeyan. R
    преди 27 дни

    The world demise will be because of AI... This is what steps Hawking warned us about... Please stop..we people are getting dumb . If we give all our responsibility to these AI then what is the need for us..

  41. Mark Emerson
    Mark Emerson
    преди 29 дни

    all very well, but you do realise where this all all heading ; folk reduced and evolved to a mass of jelly where everything is done for them, even their thinking.....

  42. Craig Dendy
    Craig Dendy
    преди месец

    These are the kind of people that ruin societies and are to stupid to realize it. Dumb people pretending to be smart.

  43. Craig Dendy
    Craig Dendy
    преди месец

    The people inventing this crap are probably the most dumb people in history. This crap is never going to work and Pandora's box will be open soon. People like this guy will be the first the computers will see as a threat. I don't feel sorry for them.

  44. Felix Samulevich
    Felix Samulevich
    преди месец

    First it is needed to invent construction of social system accordingly and relevant to the construction of systems of robots . If cart stay in front of horse work can not be done for good

  45. Alan Robb
    Alan Robb
    преди месец

    So... what's stopping AI? Is this a fractal joke... with an AI so powerful it's already God? Reproducing a subset of itself within the matrix of reality using us?

  46. Large Larry
    Large Larry
    преди месец

    Have AI figure out how to punish criminals so they will never commit another crime. Or even better yet turn the court system over to AI so every crime is dealt 100% equal and identical. You would find out you sentence before you're even placed in the officers car. If you were found guilty by AI you would be taken from the seen of the crime to the prison without any legal mistakes being made and all outcomes predetermined.

  47. Porkchopper
    преди месец

    One word: TERMINATOR

  48. czarny człowiek
    czarny człowiek
    преди месец

    So either we reject computers or they reject us.

  49. Alex Z
    Alex Z
    преди месец

    This world will be anything BUT verity, don't lie to yourself. The best shapes will be found and used everywhere the same. Cars, boats, cranes, planes etc...will look the same just color will differ. Buildings, city designs...don't you think all of this will look very similar if not the same if it is designed by machine ?

  50. Martin
    преди месец

    This guy needs to lift his head up and stop talking to the floor.

  51. Kenneth Webber
    Kenneth Webber
    преди месец

    Computer how do we solve all the world's problems without having to get rid of humans?😟🙂☺😉

  52. Kenneth Webber
    Kenneth Webber
    преди месец

    There is is no langwich in my lungs to tell the world just how I feel.

  53. Randy Simpson
    Randy Simpson
    преди месец

    We have lost a huge number of jobs to robots already that has greatly benefited their owners while real wages tanked. We actually produce more manufacturing in our country than ever before while actual number of human workers has declined. Don't assume for a minute people can be retrained for the dwindling number of adequate paying jobs that are left. White collar jobs are on the cutting block next as AI is continues to eliminate humans from all forms of self-suffecincy that has been the bed rock of our economy and culture. I'm watching roads and bridges being built by hundreds of workers near my home today. 20 years from now it's sad for me to think AI robots will be building roads for autonomous vehicles as we humans become infants totally dependent on machines for everything.

  54. JVop
    преди месец

    what's to stop the computer a-i to think hey I need help an make more OF me...hmmm out of stainless...real terminator stuffs here about making a shredder garbage energy generator for every home or make the robots run off garbage ..landfills are overflowing with covid ...yeah ..enough said, end of humanity...2044 my prediction by day..thats life now..

  55. Korsalath
    преди месец

    Organic and tech. Is it not the case that organics are the tech of previous incarnations of cellular life?

  56. Alexandru Bujenita
    Alexandru Bujenita
    преди месец

    "This new partnership between Technology, Nature and Humanity" - Quite an interesting order

    1. Radu Coroi
      Radu Coroi
      преди месец

      Humans are starting to realize that there's higher intelligence in the world. Nature is superior to us in any way and form. Technology also surpassed our intelligence. We are also discovering new forms of intelligence.

  57. Richard Anderson Molina Betancourt
    Richard Anderson Molina Betancourt
    преди месец

    The part where he imagines the future really doesn´t convence me... We humas suck when imagining the future.

  58. Marc Goudreau
    Marc Goudreau
    преди месец

    At some point our AI systems will need to accommodate the moral and ethical values humans attach to their decision making processes... and that's where logic and reason meet emotion and human predation. Humanity is a long way from reconciling our need to "consume the competition", something our first conscious AI will intuit even before we get it out of the box and, unless these new technological Gods are fashioned after Mother Teresa or Mahatma Ghandi... humanity is likely headed for an ignominious end at the hands of a glorified toaster.

  59. Moesabi
    преди месец

    This is incredible to see, thanks for sharing!

  60. Adam
    преди месец

    Countless unfounded assumptions about "Intelligent" machines versus machines that pull information directly from a database. He jumps to way too many conclusions and isn't factoring in the unlimited potential for humanity.

  61. Vishal Rohilla
    Vishal Rohilla
    преди месец

    Well the AI generated structures have a certain aesthetic to them unlike what we traditionally think about machines like rugged, not particularly great to look at.. i really like the design that the AI come up with as others have mentioned that they can be labelled as organic as the process behind them is infact evolution(ary)

  62. S C3141
    S C3141
    преди месец

    Are we sure this will be good for our mental well-being. Just because we can doesn't mean we always should.

    преди месец

    literally SKYNET

  64. nye sinku
    nye sinku
    преди месец

    The fuzzy college laterally call because brain ontogenically drown following a savory chess. telling, fast wood

  65. MainDepth
    преди месец

    This is terrifying

  66. English Pride
    English Pride
    преди месец

    Be careful what you wish for... Very troubling times.

  67. Lin Jon
    Lin Jon
    преди месец

    Why AI couldn't go into famous college and learn with human?

  68. J.Emmanuel Tessier
    J.Emmanuel Tessier
    преди месец

    So idealistic and so naive.

  69. A K
    A K
    преди месец

    " where humans acted as labour"

  70. Samuel Turner Alfred
    Samuel Turner Alfred
    преди месец

    Please stop inventing ai 😢😢😢😢😢

  71. Paul Olexa
    Paul Olexa
    преди месец

    Was I the only one that saw that bridge and said Yes?

  72. Jeff Saginaw
    Jeff Saginaw
    преди месец

    Somebody needs to handcuff the entire republican party/voters/elected/leaders and force them to watch this lecture OVER AND OVER AND OVER AND OVER AND OVER until the idea of cooperation and forward thinking become ingrained. Liberals would PAY to join up. I'm sorry I'm 68 because I would love to be a part of this world. I envy those who will.

  73. foyjamez
    преди месец

    So, we just finish it, follow the Georgia Guidestones and reduce the population to between 500M and 1B.

  74. Mike
    преди месец

    Let me burst your bubble about AI for at least one decade we’ve been using AI it is what produces the weather models you see on television how accurate is your weather need I say more.

  75. Oleg Sergiyuk
    Oleg Sergiyuk
    преди месец

    Did someone ask the world if they need this insanity? If you have trillions to spend, better help kids in Africa!

  76. Fergus
    преди месец

    Why do all the geniuses in California have to be climate change crazy?

  77. jfan4reva
    преди месец

    I wonder if AI can avoid the alphabet problem. When my daughter was 2, I wrote a very simple program that I thought might be entertaining for her. When she pressed a key, a big letter that corresponded to the letter would appear on the screen. But I didn't take long before she stopped pressing the alphabetic keys. The font I was using had an unknown 'feature'. When you pressed the return key, it displayed a jack o lantern. It quickly became here favorite key. She's thirty five now, and she still remembers the 'pumpkin' key.What will AI do when it's solution isn't accepted by humans? AI ultimately has to face the same problems as humans; how to accomplish a task in a humanly acceptable fashion. Physics and Engineering are easy. Human psychology is hard.

  78. Santosh Dhungana
    Santosh Dhungana
    преди месец

    Computers AI can outsmart human but they can't outsmart the universe

  79. Kenn Mossman
    Kenn Mossman
    преди месец

    Oddly he says little on the last two AI waves which failed. AI is way over-hyped. The success stories are far fewer than implied and require far more human intervention than suggested. And yes I have worked on AI projects - with IBM.

  80. Win Bin
    Win Bin
    преди месец


    преди месец

    J.A.R.V.I.S, you up?

  82. Richard Zipper
    Richard Zipper
    преди месец

    Where does wisdom come in ???

  83. Fox Mulder
    Fox Mulder
    преди месец

    This is how u become borg

  84. paul skillman
    paul skillman
    преди месец

    Beauty is a subjective concept. A person of three generations ago might think a horse and carriage is more beautiful than a modern-day sports car.

  85. Legendado
    преди месец

    the problem with those kind of AI people its that they think they are way more smart that they actually are. AI its a dangerous and when we wake up for it will probably be too late.

  86. Philip Morris
    Philip Morris
    преди месец

    I hope to goodness the neolibs can be convinced of the value of this concept and steer towards global societal benefit, rather than self/individual profit.

  87. Craxxy Sum
    Craxxy Sum
    преди месец

    a statement about a Global interconnected networks (artificial nervous system) is a dangerous statement to make, buddy...

  88. sideswiped
    преди месец

    3 minutes in. and I think he is telling use it wont be long before our houses are not built, they will be printed edit; 8 minutes in, OK, so we will have flying motorcycles in the future

  89. Wandering man
    Wandering man
    преди месец

    14:39 Valuing the autonomy of machines? what about valuing a person's autonomy to do as they wish, I.E. freedom.

  90. Richell Jalipa
    Richell Jalipa
    преди месец

    Great TED talk! With significant consistent advances in sciences, vast external truths in the Universe are discovered geared towards solving real-life problems. I hope that the same advances can be achieved in the world of spirituality and religions, where profound internal truths can be discovered in order to achieve sustainable freedom, peace, unity, prosperity, and happiness for all.

    преди месец

    Obviously machine has more precision than a human being....

  92. Life
    преди месец

    I love this talk, it deeply moved me

  93. BlackStealth
    преди 2 месеца

    0:52 humans have been on this planet for only 200,000 years. So unless he means animals that have been evolving here for over a billion years that's not correct.

  94. ant_laboe
    преди 2 месеца

    The beginning of the end

  95. Evajor
    преди 2 месеца

    A.I. gaining intuition will be like humans and maybe marrying humans and being pregnant also creating a new human species... 🤣🤣🤣

  96. Brainbuster
    преди 2 месеца

    *I wonder if the AI can make a better flying squirrel.* The squirrel had, what, a thousand generations to evolve its "chassis." Make the AI test 10,000 versions!

  97. Smallstudio Design
    Smallstudio Design
    преди 2 месеца

    Meanwhile … that bridge in Amsterdam …. How did it turn out?

  98. Smallstudio Design
    Smallstudio Design
    преди 2 месеца

    I’m holding up my iPhone/ iPad and watching this video for learning & realizing he’s right … I’m already being augmented in my power to learn through technology.

  99. first channel
    first channel
    преди 2 месеца

    Building AIs with intuition is counter-intuitive to say the least. Imagine the dog was more intuitive and more intelligent than humans, do you think the dog would ever allow us humans to leash them.

  100. Kim Vitali
    Kim Vitali
    преди 2 месеца

    Well hopefully this computer will be able to recognize truth and understand our reality is an illusion and earth is reflecting human consciousness and the only way to solve earths issues and humanity from falling further into density is to go to the pineal gland activations of Caeayaron. youtube suzanna maria emmanuel and caeayaron and see divine truth being revealed before your eyes.