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Story of Artificial Intelligence Robots already exist that are autonomous they can learn communicate and teach each other They can navigate their way around our world and be linked to extremely powerful computers that will give them a processing capacity well beyond that of humans How did scientists develop the technology to produce AI machines Mankind has always been fascinated by how the mind works and fascinated by the idea of creating intelligent machines However it wasnt until the development of the electronic computer in 1941 that technology was available to create machine intelligence The term Artificial Intelligence was first coined in 1956 by an influential figure in the field John McCarthy He organised a two month workshop at Dartmouth college bringing together researchers interested in neural networks and the study of intelligence Although this workshop did not lead to any new innovations it did bring together the founders in AI and served to lay the groundwork for the future of AI research Following this workshop an intensive wave of AI research began Centres for AI research began forming such as Carnegie Mellon and MIT and started concentrating their work on two main themes Firstly creating systems that could efficiently solve problems by limiting the search such as the Logic Theorist considered as the first AI program Geometry Theorem Prover and SAINT Secondly making systems that could learn by themselves for example the General Problem SolverGPS developed by Allen Newell and Herbert Simon which was capable of solving a greater extent of common sense problems McCarthy continued to make significant contributions to AI particularly in 1958 when he wrote a high-level programming language called LISP which is still one of the most dominant AI programming languages A grant received by MIT from the US government in 1963 served to increase the pace of development in AI research The MIT researchers headed by Marvin Minsky demonstrated that when confined to a small subject matter computer programs
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