I wrote an opinion piece a long time ago on the absurd amount of hype around AI, both optimistic and pessimistic. But I’m just a guy on the internet. Andrew Ng, on the other hand, is a world-renown expert on all things AI. Not only does he teach the famous Coursera Stanford Machine Learning class, he was the founding lead of the Google Brain team and currently leads Baidu’s AI team.
His article is similar to his teaching: concise, clear, and enlightening. Give it a read: What Artificial Intelligence Can and Can’t Do Right Now.