Baldur Bjarnason

... works as a web developer in Hveragerði, Iceland, and writes about the web, digital publishing, and web/product development

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“Blinded by Analogies - by Ethan Mollick - One Useful Thing”

The use of wishful comparisons, where AI is explained by analogy with something that’s entirely different from what it’s actually doing, is a long-standing issue with AI research. Drew McDermott called it “wishful mnemonics” in 1976