The eCommerceTimes column described combining “AI with blockchain allows for the secure, transparent review of data that is changed or moved over time, giving both the buyer and seller confidence in the validity, title and transfer of that bridge in Brooklyn.” The May 18, 2017 column written by my Gardere colleagues Eric Levy, Eddie Block, and me and is entitled “Intertwining Artificial Intelligence With Blockchain” which describes Blockchain and includes a 1955 definition of AI from James McCarthy of Dartmouth College and a team of researchers as follows:

…the conjecture that every aspect of learning or any other feature of intelligence can in principle be so precisely described that a machine can be made to simulate it. An attempt will be made to find how to make machines use language, form abstractions and concepts, solve kinds of problems now reserved for humans, and improve themselves.