New Report Explores Myriad Ways Artificial Intelligence Will Shape Our Future

AUSTIN, TX — There’s an unforgettable scene in the film 2001: A Space Odyssey when Hal 9000, the spaceship’s computer, decides to take control of the mission. Returning from a space walk, the astronaut repeatedly orders the computer to open the ship’s pod bay doors for re-entry.”I’m sorry, Dave,” Hal finally responds in skin-crawlingly-creepy monotone after remaining silent after numerous requests for the doors’ opening. “I’m afraid I can’t do that.” It’s a haunting scene, indelibly etched in one’s memory for decades well into adulthood that might, or might not, even prompt one to look at the microwave askance (even while knowing that’s not AI, but still). Yet artificial intelligence is not a malevolent force, but an advance designed to help us with our daily lives. Or so says a…


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