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Human or Machine?
In the Information Age, there is a trend toward machines acquiring more human-like skills. More and more human labors, now including mental, not just physical, are effectively replaced by machines. Who wins? Who is the better performer? Human or Machine? The following table is a comparison of the capabilities of Humans and Machines:

Humans Win

Machines Win

Picking out important details in noisy situations

Short-term memory

Adjusting to unexpected conditions

Storing and recalling large amounts of information

Creating

Remaining alert for detection of things that don't happen frequently

Originating -- arriving at new solutions to problems

Deducing -- as in identifying a specific item belonging to a certain class.

Diagnosing -- to classify a general condition from specific symptoms.

Performing repetitive procedures, precisely and consistently

Profiting from prior experience

Multitasking

Recognizing objects in various states or conditions

Locomotion

 

Faster reaction times

 

Stronger computation ability

 

Can be designed to withstand large forces and generate large forces

 

Expendable

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