February 16, 2021, Prince
3 books on Artificial Intelligence you must read right now!!!
“It is better to know one book intimately than a hundred superficially.”
-Donna Louise Tartt
Books define your personality. It enhances your knowledge database and improves your analytical skills. Books help to increase your concentration power and improve your focus. And mind you, books are not just always read for leisure. Some books provide a great kickstart to your technological knowledge too. For instance, there are many books available out there to teach you about AI. It’s you who have to be determined enough to buy that book and start reading it to teach yourself the greatest invention of mankind, i.e., AI.
So, here’s a list of books you must read to understand AI:
Artificial Intelligence by Example
This is a perfect beginner-level book to understand the working of AI. It is filled with intriguing examples and case studies to explain complex terms of AI so that you can apply those concepts to your real-life conditions. It is written in simple and descriptive language to help junior as well as senior developers and tech consultants, but not limited to it. Please note that you should have prior knowledge of Python and statistical expertise to thoroughly understand the book.
You can buy this book on Amazon by clicking here.
Artificial Intelligence and Machine learning by Chandra S.S.V
Are you an undergraduate or a postgraduate student looking to make your concepts clear on AI or Machine learning? If yes, then this book is for you. This book is specially written for students facing difficulty in grasping the concepts of AI and machine learning. This book is filled with a plethora of case studies and examples to make the concept easily understandable. This book contains finely defined algorithms explained in a nice and sweet manner and also pseudo-codes for each topic to make this book worth buying for students.
You should definitely check this out. If this book is not available in your region, you can also read it on Kindle. You can buy this book here.
Python: Advanced Guide to Artificial Intelligence
This book is co-written by three geniuses, viz., Giuseppe Bonaccorso, Armando Fandango, and Rajalingappaa Shanmugamani. If you already know the basics of artificial intelligence and want to brush up your skills to take them a level higher, this should be your go-to book. After reading this book, you will be able to build deep learning models for similarity learning, classification of photographs, object and subject detection, etc. You will go through the Bayesian model, MCMC algorithm, Hidden Markov models, among many more things.
You can buy this book here.
Life 3.0: Being Human in the Age of Artificial Intelligence
Written by an MIT professor, this book takes us through some serious questions concerning the AI world. Have you ever thought that how AI will influence war, crime, justice, in short, the tangible and the intangible assets of humanity? If yes, then this book is for you. It will not teach you anything technical about the working of AI but will go beyond that and will discuss the repercussions of the AI. It is a must-read even if you are not concerned with the technical part of the AI.
Books are a great source of knowledge and should never be ignored. You should always keep exploring and ready to learn new concepts to widen the horizon of your knowledge. Albeit you should never avoid books, but if you want to learn AI through video courses, here is a blog to help you out.