AI is becoming a true industry. “A majority of North American AI Ph.D.s — 65% — now go into industry, up from 44% in 2010”

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That’s not an industry, that’s a field of study. An Industry creates jobs for people with Bachelor’s and High School degrees. A.I. tends to do the opposite…

seriousbangs

Wonder how they count ai phd? What is the actual definition of ai? Can come from math, computer sci and lots of other fields that use data fitting and data analysis.

lurkrul2

Or, in other words, machine learning positions often require a PhD and pay much, MUCH higher salaries than academia. Color me surprised.

IceStationZebra93

I wonder when we will see some better AI developed in games? It feels like the only progress they make is in the graphics department.

Szeharazade

Is an AI PhD what the computer gets when it graduates?

SolarP0wer3d