China’s ‘Brain Project’ –Ignores Stephen Hawking’s Warning That

The Daily Galaxy 27 Jul 2016, 13:01 UTC (200 words excerpt, click title or image to see full post) This past March, Robin Li Yanhong, the founder and chief executive of China’s Google, the online search giant Baidu, announced that he is looking to the nation’s military to support the China Brain Project to make the mainland the world leader in developing artificial intelligence (AI) systems. It will be a massive, “state-level” initiative that could be comparable to how the Apollo space program to land the first humans on the moon in 1969.Earlier in January of 2016 heoretical physicist Stephen Hawking warned this past January, 2016 that blindly embracing pioneering technology could trigger humanity’s annihilation.”The primitive forms of artificial intelligence we already have, have proved very useful. But I think…


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