Human

Machine

Script writers, story tellers.

Netflix

Content generation team uses big data to determine preferences of key demographics. Series have their themes, actors and story arcs suggested by algorithm. (More)

Big data on user behavior and quantified content metrics.

Netflix

Developed a program called Chaos Monkey, which takes part of its network down in order for its engineers to make sure the system is robust as possible, so that when something bad does actually happen the system doesn’t surprise those who built it.

Individuals with moderate chess skills and advanced computer skills.

Advanced Chess Players

Any number of AIs (chess software)

Crowd of low-skilled virtual workers

Mechanical Turk

Ex: solving captchas, qualifying images

BuzzFeed

Uses algorithmic / big data insights to determine themes to research

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Orchestra

An open source system to orchestrate teams of experts and machines on complex projects.

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Boomerang Respondable

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X.ai

Christal Knows

Helps individuals communicate better by providing insight into preferences of the recipient of the communication (by profiling them via Social Media)

Algorithmic trading

High-frequency trading

IBM Watson

Ex.

Low-skilled labour.

Amazon Factory Workers

Tablet (with Amazon software) tells workers where to go, what to pick up, what to do.

Sentient

Partnered with e-commerce website Shoes.com, reinventing its system to advise shoppers by learning their fashion tastes. (More)

is also working on an AI nurse, a system that would monitor a patient's vital signs to predict when they might get a certain condition or disease.

Quid

Example: advertising agency making better decision about pitch by interpreting all news articles mentioning "manliness", and identifying clusters of related topics which have not been claimed.

Source

Google Adwords

Link

Sentient

Provides automated financial services that become gradually more effective at placing investments. (More)

Google Cloud Speech API 

Link

LASIK

Autocorrect

Electronic Dance Music

Drone Racing

Formula 1

Recommendation Engines

Siri / Now / Cortana

Passport Control Face Recognition

Waze Navigation

http://www.scaleapi.com/

People.ai

https://techcrunch.com/2016/08/02/people-ai-is-using-machine-learning-to-rewrite-the-sales-ops-playbook/

https://www.30secondstofly.com/ 

http://news.mit.edu/2016/ai-system-predicts-85-percent-cyber-attacks-using-input-human-experts-0418

http://www.creativeai.net/ 

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Human-based_computation 

http://research.google.com/bigpicture/attacking-discrimination-in-ml/ 

https://www.afiniti.com/ 

Stanford Flash Teams

http://stanfordhci.github.io/flash-teams/about.html

http://hci.stanford.edu/publications/2014/flashteams/flashteams-uist2014.pdf

http://stanfordhci.github.io/flash-teams/

http://danielaretelny.com/

https://engineering.stanford.edu/news/melissa-valentine-re-inventing-way-we-work

https://hci.stanford.edu/publications/paper.php?id=284

Football training using FIFA game

http://www.nytimes.com/2016/10/14/sports/soccer/the-scouting-tools-of-the-pros-a-controller-and-a-video.html?_r=2 

http://kernel.co/ 

Artificial Imagination

http://www.vicarious.com/about.html

Composing music

http://www.hexahedria.com/2015/08/03/composing-music-with-recurrent-neural-networks/