Partnership on AI to Benefit People and Society… Doesn’t sound sinister at all

Google ‘n’ pals hope to herald machine-human ‘golden age’ RotM Google, Facebook, Amazon, IBM and Microsoft have joined forces to create an AI partnership intended to pacify public fears about the human-replacing technology. The somewhat Soviet-named Partnership on Artificial Intelligence to Benefit People and Society is notable for not including Apple – which is notorious for ploughing its own furrow in this area. Elon Musk’s OpenAI is also conspicuous for its absence. In a blog post, Google’s London-based DeepMind said the non-profit organisation “aims to create a forum for open discussion around the benefits and challenges of developing and applying cutting edge AI.” The spiel reads: “It’s precisely because AI has the potential to have such a major positive impact on the world, that we believe it’s critical that we…


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