Google’s DeepMind Is Developing An AI Kill Switch To Prevent A Skynet Apocalypse

When Jeopardy game show champion Ken Jennings made light of the beating he took at the hand of IBM’s Watson supercomputer, by noting “I for one welcome our new computer overlords,” not many at the time took Ken’s musing for much more than a light-hearted pat on the back for IBM’s big data analytics and AI ambassador. Since then, a lot has changed and advances in artificial intelligence and deep learning machines are beginning to do amazing things, from autonomous vehicles to near-human language comprehension, to AI assistants that blow Siri clean out of the water.And with big, powerful companies like Google, Microsoft, Facebook, IBM and NVIDIA all racing to develop AI hardware, software and algorithms to address real-world needs and market demand, it’s now commonly thought that one day…


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