Sep 19

TechCrunch Disrupt SF, part 1

TechCrunch Disrupt SF
Sept 18-20, 2017
San Francisco

“Computers have become superhuman, (but) in very narrow areas.”
~ John Giannandrea, Google

“I think language understanding is the holy grail (for AI).”
~ John Giannandrea, Google

“I like the term’“machine intelligence’—making machines slightly less dumb.”
~ John Giannandrea, Google

“I think there is huge hype around AI (and its dangers) right now.”
~ John Giannandrea, Google

“I am definitely not worried about the AI apocalypse.”
~ John Giannandrea, Google

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“Ethereum can replace things like credit card networks and even gaming servers.”
~ Vitalik Buterin, Ethereum

“If you switch to AI refs, they will call every touch foul (that I get away with), so I would rather keep human refs!”
~ Kevin Durant

“We are fortunate to live in an age where AI works”
~ Alon Cohen, Houzz

“We felt that direct to consumer was important to fight for.”
~ Anne Wojcicki, 23andMe

“(We wanted) to pioneer a path where consumers can get more information directly.”
~ Anne Wojcicki, 23andMe

Conference Link: TechCrunch Disrupt SF