Hexbyte  Hacker News  Computers The rise of ‘pseudo-AI’: how tech firms quietly use humans to do bots’ work

Hexbyte Hacker News Computers The rise of ‘pseudo-AI’: how tech firms quietly use humans to do bots’ work

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It’s hard to build a service powered by artificial intelligence. So hard, in fact, that some startups have worked out it’s cheaper and easier to get humans to behave like robots than it is to get machines to behave like humans. “Using a human to do the job lets you skip over a load of…