So when Siri replies to you like a real human being, that’s artificial intelligence. And when Google Photos seems to know what a cat looks like, that’s artificial intelligence too. And Anthony Daniels hiding inside his C-3PO suit is artificial intelligence as well, in a way – the illusion of a talking, thinking robot which is actually controlled by a human.
The definition really is that wide, so you can see why there’s often confusion about how it should be applied. There are many different types of and approaches to AI, so make sure you understand the differences – when something is described as having AI built-in, that could mean a wide range of technologies are involved.
Deep learning is a type or a subset of machine