Cambridge Microsoft Research’s Chris Bishop on why we should be more excited about AI …

Comments (0) Could humans one day be wiped out by the very machines they invented? It’s a question which is often asked when the topic of artificial intelligence arises, with eminent Cambridge scientist Prof Stephen Hawking among those who has said machines could one day wipe out the human race. But Prof Chris Bishop, laboratory director of Microsoft Research Cambridge, doesn’t share his fellow scientist’s gloomy outlook. In fact, he thinks artificial intelligence (AI) is something we should all be much more excited about. Related content “I think Stephen is looking far into the future,” he told the News. “I find it very difficult to predict where technology goes in 10 years, let alone 1,000 years! “It’s clear humanity faces many challenges but I’m very optimistic about the potential of technology…


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