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AI technology: a lawyer's guide

What is AI technology?

The problem of producing a legal definition of AI is perhaps unsurprising, given that even AI experts have differing views on what the technology is.

In fact, the term ‘AI’ is often used to describe a basket of different computing methods, which are used in combination to produce a result but which aren’t necessarily AI by themselves. Five methods that are integral to current AI systems are listed below. Click on the links below for an explanation.