AI 101: Everything You Need to Know
By Avalith Editorial Team ♦ 1 min read
Types of AI
Artificial Narrow Intelligence (ANI): the most common form of AI and what we typically use when we interact with AI tools. These tools are used to perform a single, specific task.
Artificial General Intelligence (AGI): can understand, learn, adapt and implement knowledge across tasks essentially at a human level.
How Do I Start Learning AI?
Begin Learning AI Skills
Add Some Tips to the Mix
Take a few courses. There are tons of great online courses, and many of them are free. Take a few that cover the basics, start mastering code and data manipulation, and get into some of the topics we covered above, like machine and deep learning, quickly and easily.
Set goals and complete projects. Identify some projects that you can complete once you have a certain grasp of the information you need. Make sure you have the right tools and understand how to manipulate your data correctly. If you need ideas for beginner projects, you can find lots of suggestions online that are tailored to your specific interests.
Read some books. Identify the topics that interest you most and/or that prove most difficult for you. Check out some books from your local library, see if you can find any online or purchase the ones you think will be most useful for your own learning journey.