Can Open AI project protect humanity from future’s Skynets?

Elon Musk and other big tech names are worried that humanity will develop artificial intelligence so smart that it becomes a threat to humanity itself — think self-aware killer robots that realize their best course of action is to wipe out mankind. $1 billion fund comes to create Open AI With an initial investment of $1 billion from the leading names in technology, the new nonprofit Open AI launched Saturday with the ambition of ensuring that AI has a positive impact on society. “Our goal is to advance digital intelligence in the way that is most likely to benefit humanity as whole,” the group wrote in a blog post introducing the new venture. “Because of AI’s surprising history, it’s hard to predict when human-level AI might come within reach. When…


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